Do you want a career in business? If yes, then this article is definitely for you, as it’s going to tell you how to get a career as a personal trainer and how to get the qualifications you need.
There are some benefits that come with being a personal trainer. For example, if you work as an independent contractor, you would have more control over the hours that you work. Plus, you get to help other people to reach their goals, whilst you are also making sure you stay healthy. Also, if you contract with a gym or you work as a member of staff, there’s a chance you will get a free gym membership.
FLM training is a company which provide a range of fantastic personal trainer courses, to help you gain the qualifications and experience you need to become a personal trainer. They provide four main packages, each with a separate but fair price. The packages are:
-Basic personal trainer £1600
-Advanced personal trainer £1800
-Premium+ personal trainer £2300
-Premium+ PT and massage £3300
The basic personal trainer course package includes a Level 2 gym instructing and Level 3 personal training qualification. The Premium+ PT and massage package includes a Level 2 gym instructing, Level 3 personal training, Level 3 exercise referral qualification, three CPD qualifications, a day of first aid training and sports massage training. CPD means continuing professional development. This is the process of documenting the knowledge you gain as you work, it’s a record of what you experience and learn. If these packages aren’t exactly what you want, then you can email the company to create your own package. The email is firstname.lastname@example.org
Once you have gained the qualifications you need to become a personal trainer you can decide on a speciality, like pregnancy or injury rehabilitation, this will help you to stand out from other personal trainers as it is a very competitive business. Next, you can either get a job at a fitness centre to gain experience and help you improve your people skills, or you can start your own business as a personal trainer. If you’re thinking of going straight for starting your own business you may want to study some business to help you attract and keep clients.
If you would like any more information on the packages that are available to you, or want to start one of the packages, feel free to visit the website which is www.flmtraining.co.uk