GYM INSTRUCTOR COURSE
Becoming part of the Fitness Industry is now easy with Trifocus Fitness Academy’s Gym Instructor Certification. If you have a passion for fitness and – don’t know where to begin – then our Gym Instructor Certification is just for you!
Instructing at a gym allows you to gain fundamental knowledge to break into the Fitness Industry quickly and effortlessly. Our easy-to-follow Gym Instructor Course is packed with loads of informative material about anatomy as well as how to recommend exercises, look after a fitness facility and lead a fitness session!
This course will leave you excellently trained and ready to start your new career as a gym instructor.
Trifocus Fitness Academy’s Gym Instructor Course is available through correspondence or online learning.
Your course pack is inclusive of:
- A learner book
- Assessment books (correspondence only)
- A branded bag
- A sports cap
- A branded T-shirt
- You can now begin studying this Gym Instructor Short Course from the comfort of your own home, anywhere in the world.
- Our online training platform is one of a kind, offering you a completely new perspective to learning.
- You don’t need to hold a Matric or Grade 12 certificate to be eligible to take it.
- Once completed it, the modules can be used as credits when completing the full course in Personal Training.
- It’s also nationally and internationally accredited through CATHSSETA (Culture, Arts, Tourism, Hospitality, Sport Sector, Education and Training Authority) and REPSSA (Register of Exercise Professionals in South Africa).
This skills course is accredited with CATHSSETA FIT/INSTRUCT/4/0085.
You will be able to work as a fitness instructor/gym instructor with this certificate, locally and internationally, as REPSSA has accredited it with 8 points.
The Course Fee Includes:
- Assessment documents
- Log in codes
- Learner guide (manual)
- Student Card
CATHSSETA accreditation code: 613/P/000193/2012
METHOD OF STUDY
How to learn at Trifocus Fitness Academy
We offer a number of exciting, dynamic and interactive ways in which you can learn how to become the best fitness professional you can be!
We offer an online learning platform that is cutting edge. Through the videos, questionnaires and forums on your dedicated learning portal you will be able to have the full benefit of our world-class education – when it’s convenient for you.
Online platform includes:
- All assessments
- Animated and interactive games to test your knowledge
- Progress trackers
- Thousands of slides with informative and colourful images
- Unlimited access to the online platform
- Videos, including exercise and anatomical footage
Please note: If you choose this option, all study material is online. No hard copy study material will be sent to you.
We also offer the option of correspondence learning. With this option, we will send you all the course material – that you will need – via courier. If you have any questions, our student support team is available – on the other side of the phone – to help.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
How long will it take to complete the Gym Instructor Course?
It will take approximately 3 months to complete the Gym Instructor Course.
Are there payment plans and discounts available?
Payments can be made via Payfast, EFT or by debit order (which is deducted on the last working day of every month). We offer an 18% discount if you pay the course fees upfront.
Are there facilitated classes?
No, the Gym Instructor Course is only available through online learning or via correspondence.
Is there student support?
Yes, there are student support managers available to assist you from Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm.
When can you start the Gym Instructor Course?
You can start the Gym Instructor Course at any time during the year.
What will you learn in the Gym Instructor Course?
Our easy-to-follow Gym Instructor Course is packed with loads of informative material about anatomy as well as how to recommend exercise, look after a fitness facility and lead a fitness session.
Is the Gym Instructor Course internationally accredited?
Yes, the course is REPSSA and CATHSSETA accredited.
What does Trifocus Fitness Academy’s online learning platform look like?
Trifocus Fitness Academy’s online learning platform was built with the end user in mind, offering students slides, videos, interactive games and seamless downloads.
What are the registration requirements for the Gym Instructor Course?
We require a valid South African ID, or a valid passport if you reside outside of South Africa. You must have a Matric/Grade 12 certificate or be over the age of 23.
Why study Gym Instructing with Trifocus Fitness Academy?
The Gym Instructor Course will leave you excellently trained and ready to start your new career as a gym instructor.
Where can you work with a Gym Instructor certification?
You can work at private or commercial health clubs or gyms.
Do I receive a Gym Instructor Course study pack?
Yes, if you reside in South Africa you will receive a study pack with promotional material (at no extra charge) delivered to your door.
If you choose the correspondence method you will also receive assessment guides in your study pack.
For online learning you will receive the learner guide and promotional material.