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Which Awarding Body? – Active IQ Qualifications or YMCA Awards?

Which Awarding Body, Active IQ Qualifications or YMCA Awards_

How do I choose which awarding body is best for me?

Awarding bodies (such as Active IQ) certify all manner of health and fitness qualifications. These awarding bodies are responsible for monitoring the quality of delivery as well as the topics and material which is being taught by the training providers. Registration and certification of learners are also carried out by the awarding bodies. Active IQ and YMCA awards are the two biggest awarding bodies in the fitness industry and as a result, are recognised across the UK and worldwide.

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Getting Started as a Personal Trainer

Getting started as a personal trainer

Getting started as a Personal Trainer

OK, so you have the qualifications to proudly call yourself a personal trainer, but now what? It’s possible that you were so focused on working towards your qualifications that you didn’t give much thought to what the next steps would be. Nexus Training has got your back! We’ll share some information about getting started as a personal trainer.

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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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