Personal training & fitness trainer courses

personal training & fitness training courses - learndirect

Developing the skills of your staff

Training your staff in personal training and fitness can help them get a better understanding of what customers really want and build your employees’ sense of achievement and pride.

That’s why we’ve drawn on our vast experience and suite of qualifications to ensure our training meets the needs of your business and your staff.

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Fully funded training*

Thanks to the European Social Fund and the Education and Skills Funding Agency, training is fully funded in the following areas:

What packages are on offer?

Principles of exercise, fitness and health (Level 2)
Your staff will learn about the effects of exercise on the body, including its health benefits and the importance of healthy eating to fitness. They’ll also gain the skills needed to support people with specialist fitness needs.
Anatomy and physiology for exercise (Level 2)
Employees will build an understanding of both the anatomy and physiology of the human body, focusing on how it relates to exercise and health.
Know how to support clients who take part in exercise and physical activity (Level 2)
Learners will understand the skills required to build effective working relationships with clients, to support them to achieve their fitness goals and to deliver a good level of customer service.


We can also support your employees to complete additional units to help them to gain a Level 3 Diploma in Personal Training and Fitness Instructing (RQF).

Where and how will my staff study?

Your employees will be able to fit their learning around work and home life, with online courses designed to make studying simple. Your staff will be able to access all the resources they need to learn at home or on a mobile device through our Virtual Learning Environment. They’ll complete modules with the support of interactive course content material.

What are the business benefits?

An investment in developing your staff will help to maintain the high quality of customer service demanded from every successful business in the personal training and fitness industry.

Employees working through these modules will gain an understanding of the principles of fitness and the skills and experience needed to support clients and ensure they get the best results. Your staff will be equipped to provide a consistently high level of customer service, leading to fewer complaints and an improvement in customer satisfaction. Giving your staff opportunities to learn has also been proven to boost morale, attract the best new talent and improve staff retention rates.

Why learndirect?

learndirect is the UK’s largest provider of skills, training and employment services and has supported more than 75,000 organisations to improve the skills of their workforce.

Our tailored approach will meet the unique needs of your business, equipping your people with new skills and qualifications designed to tackle skills gaps and boost productivity.

For more information call our expert advisors on 0345 5210066 or fill in the form to arrange a callback.

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