Pole Dance Instructor Certification (PDIC)

Featuring SEVEN Levels of Pole, Dance and Floor Work, and Routines. The Pole Dancing Instructor Certifications are held in Las Vegas, Nevada

Click here for a list of PDIC Instructors

Fawnia's Certification Program is approved by and aligned with Pole Fitness Association standards, the leading association serving studio professionals.

Call to book your own certification with Pole Fitness Studio: 702-205-1440

If someone is claiming to be certified with my certification seal and they are not listed here, chances are they are not certified.

Always do your research when choosing a certification course to ensure that you are in fact taking a course that will benifit you as a teacher while providing your students the best instruction possible.

Welcome to Las Vegas, where you will study The Art of Pole Dancing with World Renowned Pole Dance Instructor and Performer, Fawnia Dietrich! (Formally Fawnia Mondey)

* Payment plans available, and discounts when taking more than one certification.
* To pass each level and earn your certification you need successfully perform a minimum of 70% of the moves taught. Memorizing the routines is not required. Your take home manual will serve as a guide for continued education.


2012 Dates

Below are the upcoming 2012 dates for the Pole / Lap and Booty Camp Instructors Certification (PDIC) (LDIC) (BCIC)

Pole Dance Instructor Certification (PDIC Levels 1 - 2) - (Min 2 months exp. recommended)
Dec 1st 10:00am – 1:00pm and Dec 2nd 3:00m – 6:00pm (2 days total)
Cost Level 1 & 2 only $1495

Advanced Pole Dancing Instructor Certification (PDIC Levels 5 & 6) (Min 2 years exp. recommended)
Winter 2012 (Date TBD)
1:00 – 5:00pm
Cost: $1249 each level

2013 Certification Dates are March 4th, - 7th June 23rd – 26th, Sept 9th – 12th

* Payment plans available, and discounts when taking more than one certification.
* To pass each level and earn your certification you need successfully perform a minimm of 70% of the moves taught. Memorizing the routines is not required. Your take home manual will serve as a guide for continued education.

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Your Pole Dancing Instructor Certification Course Schedule for Levels 1 - 2


Saturday Dec 1st 10:00am – 1:00pm 3 hours

- Level 1 Certification
- Q & A throughout the day

Sunday Dec 2nd 3:00pm – 6:00pm 3 hours

- Level 2 Certification
- Q & A throughout the day

Information about the certifications is here: http://www.polefitnessstudio.com/certification.html
Each pole dancing certification level consists of 20 - 25 pole, dance and floor moves, and transitions.
You will receive a complete certification reference guide to take home with you.
We will be meeting for approximately four hours each day. This time includes a brief snack break, and time for Q & A.

To pass the certification you must be able to perform a minimum of 70% of the moves taught.
Memorizing the routines is not required. Your take home manual will serve as a guide for continued education.

Upon completion you and your company will be listed on my certified instructors’ page here: http://www.polefitnessstudio.com/pdic.html You will also receive a certification graphic for placement on your website and or promotional materials.

A min of six months previous pole dancing experience is required to ensure you are prepared for the certification. To further prepare for the course please review “Pole Work” and “Dance Moves and Floor Work”, especially if you have no previous pole dancing experience. These DVDs are $20 ea (plus shipping) When you enroll for the certification I will deduct the cost of the DVDs, so you get them for free!

Hotel Suggestions, close to the studio, ranging from inexpensive to pricy are as follows. Prices vary depending on the time of year.

Extended Stay (with kitchen) http://www.extendedstayamerica.com/property/Extended-Stay-America-Las-Vegas-Valley-View-hotel.html
(702) 221-7600 – three blocks away
Orleans Hotel http://www.orleanscasino.com (702) 365-7111 – five blocks away $
Gold Coast Hotel http://www.goldcoastcasino.com (702) 367-7111 – two blocks away $
Tuscany Hotel http://www.tuscanylv.com | 702-893-8933 - five minute taxi $
Tropicana Hotel http://www.troplv.com (702) 739-2222 – five minute taxi $$
Palms Hotel http://www.palms.com 866-942-7770 – across the street $$$
Palms Place http://www.palms.com/las-vegas-palms-place (702) 942-7777 – across the street $$$

A payment of $500 minimum is required to reserve your spot, and you can make installments if needed. Such as 4 x $625, or 2 x $1250 Together we will work out a plan that suits your needs. We accept all credit cards. Note: If you prefer to take just Level 1 & 2 at this time, the cost is $1495.

Please call me if you have any questions, or would like to book your certification course. My cell is 702-205-1440. Space is limited. I am looking forward to hearing from you, and personally helping you and your business advance and be the best! Thank you!



Why get certified by Fawnia?

  1. Fawnia is known globally as the world’s first pole dancing instructor and has been teaching since 1994
  2. Fawnia was the first person to create an instructional dance video on how to pole dance in 1998
  3. Previously to producing the instructional video ‘Pole Work,’ Fawnia taught in clubs to real exotic dancers and she too was also an exotic dancer, from 1994 - 96, and in 2008
  4. Fawnia's name is highly respected in the pole dancing industry as she continues to teach in Las Vegas, promote/judge pole dance competitions worldwide including World Pole Dance Champions, National Aerial Pole Art Championships, World Pole Sports Championships, and Vertical Pole Challenge reality TV show to name a few
  5. Fawnia is a certified weight room instructor through BCRPA and certified personal trainer through AFAA
  6. Fawnia is a five time National level figure competitor, placing top five in Canada four times, and second in bikini at Fitness America
  7. Fawnia makes the connection between pole dancing and fitness
  8. Fawnia is on the board of directors for the Pole Fitness Association (PFA), and on the Executive Committee for International Pole Sports Federation (IPSF)
  9. Fawnia is the host of Pole Expo; a weekend of workshops, seminars, contests, showcases and of course venders featuring the best pole dancing products and their creators
  10. Fawnia is a name you can trust in pole dancing, and your credentials will reflect that

Note: Fawnia's Pole Dance Instructors Certification is in no way associated with any other pole instructor certification being offered.

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Basic Certification

  • Learn Pole Dancing, Levels 1, 2, 3 and 4
  • Four levels of Choreography - Complete Routines
  • 70 Pole, Dance and Floor Moves, plus Transitions
  • Receive 12 - 16 hours of dance instruction to learn the moves, and choreography as well as appropriate methods for teaching
  • Open discussion for Q & A
  • A complete study and reference guide detailing all of the pole, dance and floor moves learned
  • Detailed information on how the muscles are getting a workout from each move
  • Unlimited email contact after the completion of the course to answer any questions regarding the choreography or teaching methods
  • Basic documents for liability, and sign-in information
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Cost: $2495 USD
  • Payment Plans Available


Additional!

  • You may take an unlimited number of FREE pole dancing classes taught by Fawnia during your visit and when you return, always
  • Enjoy a Special Final Night Out Dancing at Las Vegas's Finest Night Clubs!
  • Cost: FREE


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Q: Can I do just Levels 1 and 2?
A: Yes, you can complete just one or two levels if you like.

Required qualifications: Basic First Aid and CPR. A minimum of six months of previous pole dancing experience, either recreational or professional. Having a dance or fitness background is beneficial, but not required.

  • Level 1 only is $1000
  • Level 1 & 2: $1500
  • Level 1, 2, 3: $2000
  • Level 1 - 4 $2500

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Now accepting applicants - CALL TODAY! 702-205-1440


Price Summary

  • Levels 1 - 4 Certification: $2495
  • Level Five Certification: $1495
  • Level Six Certification: $995
  • Level Seven Certification: $995. coming soon
  • Lap Dance Certification: $695
  • Booty Camp Certification: $495. NEW!
Additional Information

Basic Certification

  • Learn Pole Dancing, Levels 1, 2, 3 and 4
  • Four levels of Choreography - Complete Routines
  • 70 Pole, Dance and Floor Moves, plus Transitions
  • Receive eight to 10 hours of private instruction to learn the moves, and choreography as well as appropriate methods for teaching
  • A complete study and reference guide detailing all of the pole, dance and floor moves learned
  • Detailed information on how the muscles are getting a workout from each move
  • Unlimited email contact after the completion of the course to answer any questions regarding the choreography or teaching methods
  • Basic documents for liability, prenatal, sign-in information
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Cost: $2500.USD

Complete Certification Advanced

Expanding on the Basic Certification you will receive:
  • Six levels of Choreography - Complete Routines
  • Learn 40 Intermediate and Advanced Pole, Dance and Floor Moves for a total: 100+ Moves
  • Receive 16 hours of private instruction to learn the moves, and choreography as well as appropriate methods for teaching
  • A complete written profile of all the moves learned
  • Detailed information on how the muscles are getting a workout from each move
  • Unlimited email contact after the completion of the course to answer any questions regarding the choreography or teaching methods
  • Basic documents for liability, prenatal, and sign-in information
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Cost: $6000. USD

If you are taking the Basic Certification then returning for the Complete Certification, you will receive 10-12 hours of instruction and pay only the difference of $3500. (Not the full $6000.) We offer the Advanced Certification one level at a time.


Referral Program: Refer someone who takes the Basic Certification and I will pay you $200!

Contact: Fawnia Dietrich
Cell: 702-205-1440
This information is subject to change


Pole Dance Instructor Certification (PDIC) Payment Plan

We have the following four payment options:

Basic Certification for Levels 1 - 4

Please make payment Pole Fitness Studio, LLC in one payment or make payments:

  • 2 payments of $1250
  • 3 payments of $834
  • 4 payments of $625

Payment must be received in full two weeks before scheduled course date. You may change your certification date however there are no refunds.

Mail payments to:

Pole Fitness Studio, LLC
7582 Las Vegas Blvd. S #445
Las Vegas, NV 89123-1060
USA

Thank you very much for your interest in my pole dancing certification program. Please allow at least 3 weeks notice before you wish to begin your course. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to ask. My passion is in helping you to get started, run a successful business, and above all cherish the art of exotic dancing, safely for a lifetime.

Sexy, Healthy Wishes,
Fawnia Dietrich
One of the Worlds First Pole Dance Instructors

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Requirements before enrollment

Certification Level 1:

  • Required qualifications: Basic First Aid and CPR
  • Having a dance or fitness background is beneficial
  • Basic understanding of the moves from A Pole Lot of Fun, and from the Beginner portion of Pole Work, volume 1
  • 12 weeks of recreational pole dancing experience

Basic Certification - Levels 1, 2, 3 and 4:

  • Required qualifications: Basic First Aid and CPR
  • Having a dance or fitness background is beneficial
  • Basic understanding of the moves from A Pole Lot of Fun, and from the Beginner portion of Pole Work, volume 1
  • 6 months of recreational pole dancing experience

Complete Certification Advanced:

  • Required qualifications: Basic First Aid and CPR
  • Having a dance or fitness background is beneficial
  • A full understanding of the moves from A Pole Lot of Fun, Pole Work, volume 1, and Advanced Pole Work & Fire, volume 7
  • A minimum of five years pole dancing experience is recommended
Additional Learning

If you have not seen these instructional DVDs already I suggest you watch and practice the moves shown on Pole Work, volume 1 and Dance moves and Floor Work, volume 2. Many of these moves will be included in your certification and having a basic understanding of them will make your certification process much easier.

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University of Pole Dancing
Fawnia's Las Vegas Pole Fitness Studio is the University of Pole, Exotic Dance, and many other forms of creative fitness & in my 20years of fitness, I'm having the time of my life training thousands in my community the effectiveness of pole dancing!
- Jen Kees
Kees Camp, Di Moines IA

Woman Who Started it All
When I first got started in pole, I searched for instructional DVDs and every one I found had Fawnia in it. The instruction was great and so when I began pursuing teaching, I knew I needed to go to the leader in the industry, the original pole teacher, and to the woman with the most reputable name, Fawnia.
The pole dance instructor course was a great foundation to expand my skills as a teacher and business owner. I highly recommend this course to anyone who wants to become a successful and reputable pole dance instructor.
- Angela Houck
The Pole Power Studio, Ocean City, MD

The Elite Group
Being part of an elite group that has trained directly with Fawnia has truly set me apart from the rest.
- Stephanie Babines
Oh My You're Gorgeous, Pittsburgh PA

The Preferred Studio
Having all our pole instructors personally certified by Fawnia, has given Vertical Fitness Dallas the professional credibly that our clients demand. Our certification in Levels 1-5 in Pole and beginner - advanced in Lap Dance, makes us "the preferred Pole Fitness studio" in Texas.
- Karen Palmer
Vertical Fitness, Dallas, TX

Fawnia's Name
In addition to learning her class content, just having Fawnia as a mentor on running this type of business has been a huge asset to me.
- Dionne Sieretzki
Mile High Pole Club, Parker CO

Be the Best Instructor
I would recommend Fawnia's certification program to anybody who is considering teaching, or opening their own studio. It will show your students you truly care about being the best instructor you can be!
- Cindy Coverdale
Vertical Fitness, Incline Village, NV

Best Training Possible
I did a lot of research before choosing Pole Fitness Studio and Fawnia. I am so glad I did! I received what I consider to be the best training possible - in technique and how-to-teach.
- Katherine Fossler
Lady Katherine Women's Fitness, Hudson, WI


My Best Investment
I am originally a "Self Taught" pole dancer but gaining the knowledge from Fawnia's PDIC Certification was important to me as a teacher and a dancer. Investing in myself, my best investment! Thank you Fawnia for bringing my teaching abilities to the next level! I love you!
- Trina Noel Davis
TAO Pole Fitness, Auburn, C.A.

Reputable Pole Dance Program
Whether you are an experienced or a new instructor, her certification program will benefit not only your instruction, but your own dance style as well. I highly recommend the PDIC program for anyone who is serious about creating a reputable pole dance program.
- Mary Ellyn Weissman,
Empowerment Through Exotic Dance, Chicago Heights, IL