About the course
Fitness Instructor Apprenticeship
If you are looking to start a career in the fitness industry and have a passion to work with customers around healthy living then the Fitness Instructor Apprenticeship is your first step towards this goal. We are looking for individuals who are motivated and have a passion for fitness to begin their career in a fitness environment. Within this apprenticeship you will gain a fully nationally recognized Fitness Instructor qualification to enable you to work in this role.
Across the 12 month Apprenticeship you will gain:
- Gym Instructor Level 2 Qualification
- Level 2 Certificate in Leisure Operations
- Added CPD course (Studio Cycle / Circuit Training / Adolescences / ETM)
Sports Leisure Management (SLM) – trading as Everyone Active Formed in 1987
SLM is the longest established leisure management company in the UK, working with 40 local authorities, operating 140 leisure facilities nationwide. It prides itself on achieving excellent operational standards, driving up activity participation, maintaining service excellence and developing colleagues, all of which are marks of a successful company. SLM is the company behind the exciting new brand Everyone Active; it’s the UK’s No 1 brand for activity. The vision is to be everyone’s first choice for activity and we will strive to encourage everyone to participate in 30 minutes of moderate physical activity 5 times a week.
Within your apprenticeship you will work closely with experienced instructors within the gym to deliver Everyone Active Inductions, Personal Goal Setting Sessions and group training. You will gain first-hand experience and skills around working with clients who have specific fitness goals and how to interact with all clients on the gym floor, to ensure they have a positive experience and continue to be active. Everyone Active is leading the way in how technology is becoming increasingly used in all our centres. You will learn how we encourage our customers to utilize these online products and services to maintain and measure their own activity levels. All of this experience and skills development will be within your structured 12 month apprenticeship programme and linked to the nationally recognized standards.
This is an exciting opportunity for any candidate who has a drive and commitment to develop a career in the fitness industry. A candidate who is keen to learn and become a valued member of the team with flexible skills and attributes to develop into the future.
Pay and benefits: Salary dependent on location from the start of your apprenticeship (including your training period). Free use of gym and swimming pool, paid holidays and on-going training opportunities.