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Fitness Career Paths: 5 Jobs That Pay Really Well

Do you have a passion for fitness and wellness? Or are you one of those fitness enthusiasts who enjoy helping other gym-goers with their form? If your answer is yes to any of these questions, then we recommend you put your passion to good use — what could be better than that? For starters, the […]

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What Will You Learn in Personal Training Courses?

Are you looking to take a course to become a personal trainer? We’re pretty sure you know just how important it is to get a Level 3 Personal Trainer Certificate to operate in the UK. The qualification is also critical when it comes to advancing your skills as a personal trainer. So what is this […]

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9 Reasons Why Some Personal Trainers Fail

Every student starting their personal trainer course dreams about being a successful PT. Unfortunately, the reality is not everyone will make it. Not everyone will be able to support themselves with PT income and not everyone will find a suitable job. I believe training providers should do more to prepare students for life after the […]

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Personal Trainer Course Prices – Is It Worth Paying the Premium?

The price you must pay for a personal trainer course varies from one provider to another. Some charge premium while other lower their prices to surprisingly low level. As I’ve mentioned in my guide before – most of the providers offer the same qualifications. You need to find a different reason to justify higher price […]

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Are personal trainer course reviews real?

  Personal trainer courses became very popular in recent years and the number of course providers increased rapidly. Unfortunately, a lot of providers got the problem with the quality of services and provide courses which are well below the par. A basic search like “[provider] reviews” in Google most of the time will reveal some […]

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11 Tips for Beginner Personal Trainers

Getting the personal trainer qualifications is just a beginning of your journey. Diploma on its own is nothing but a piece of paper. The hardest part is to make it as a trainer. Here are few beginner tips to help you out making it as a personal trainer. Set realistic goals You need to set […]

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Career Switch – Changing Your Job to Personal Trainer

Thinking about a career change? Are you fed up with your boring office job? Have you stuck in a dead-end role and your future is gloom? Your current role lacks any significant purpose? You don’t feel passionate about it? It’s time for a change! There many reasons for which personal training is a great career […]

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Online Personal Trainer Courses – Are They a Waste of Money?

Online personal trainer courses become very popular in recent years. Pioneered by Discovery Learning courses are available with the majority of UK providers. Online PT courses are usually inexpensive especially compared to their full-time and part-time counterparts. Qualifications Before we even start diving deeper into online PT courses I must debunk some myths – especially […]

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The Truth About Government Funded Personal Trainer Courses

So, you want to become a personal trainer but have no funds available? Government Advanced Loans, also known as 19+ loans (previously 24+ loans), seem to be an option. A lot of course providers advertise courses available for Government Advanced Loans as government funded courses but the reality is 19+ loan is exactly that – […]

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How To Become a Fitness (Gym) Instructor

Becoming a fitness instructor is your first step into the fitness industry. This exciting profession, also known as Gym Instructor, represents a great opportunity for anyone who dreamed of becoming the fitness professional. It is relatively easy to begin a career of a gym instructor. It doesn’t take long to obtain necessary qualifications and anyone […]

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