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Personal Trainer Consultation

Personal Trainer Consultation

It’s an important part of a personal trainer’s toolkit however, few trainers maximise the time available and ask the key questions. Rather they just seemingly work down a “check-list” asking the same questions they ask all prospective clients without deviating based on the answers given. We’ll explore the personal trainer consultation, giving existing or soon to be trainers something to think about with their future contact with new clients.

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5 Tips to Become an Online Personal Trainer

5 tips to become an online personal trainer

We shop online, play video games online and stream our movies online so why not use an online personal trainer? Working hours are getting longer and with trying to balance family and work commitments it’s no surprise that people are turning to online personal trainers to help them keep an eye on their fitness routines.

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Benefits of Flexible Learning

Benefits of Flexible Learning

With today’s lifestyle being closer to a 24/7 lifestyle, the need for continual improvement continues. Thankfully information and the way it is delivered caters well to the demand for personal/career development and new qualifications to improve employment chances as well as a change of career prospects. What are the benefits of flexible learning?

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Power Club Training

Power Club Training

Like Kettlebell training, “Indian club” or power club training as it’s now more commonly referred to has been around for a very long time. First recorded use reaches back to late 18th century used by wrestlers in Egypt, Persia and the rest of the Middle East.

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What are Flexible Learning Qualifications

What are flexible learning qualifications

A recent review by the government of post-18 education has looked at methods to support lifelong learning including part-time and distance learning and the role of flexible learning qualifications within this method. Regardless of what the government believes states it’s final report we believe flexible learning is important given the busy lifestyles many people face daily.

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What does a Personal Trainer course cost?

What does a personal trainer course cost

Across the UK there are a number of different courses that are available to potential students. Cost is an important factor for many people when deciding to make any purchase. “What does a personal trainer course cost?” is one of the most googled searches within the health and fitness industry.

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Active IQ or YMCA awards – Who are REPs?

Active IQ or YMCA awards_ Who are REPs_

What is an awarding body and who are REPS?

Health and fitness qualifications are certified by awarding bodies. These awarding bodies are responsible for monitoring the training that is being delivered by the training providers. They’re also responsible for issuing the learner’s certificates once qualified. Active IQ or YMCA awards (formally known as CYQ) both are the two biggest awarding bodies in the industry and both recognised in the UK and worldwide.

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What will I learn on my course?

What will I learn on my course

What will I learn on my course?

So while you’ve likely been weighing up a number of options when deciding on which course is for you. One thing you want to know is “What will I learn on my course?” Here is what you can expect to cover on your learning path to becoming a Personal Trainer (This covers both the Level 2 Gym Instructor as well as Level 3 Personal Trainer certificates).

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