FLM are a fantastic training provider who offers a selection of different exercise courses such as personal training, kettle bell training and sports massage. the personal training and gym instructing courses are ideal for those who would like to start a career in the health and fitness industry. Its best to begin with the gym instructing course and progress onto the personal training course. Upon rewcie4ving the qualifications you may want to start with a career in gym as an instructor to gain experience in this field and gain a better perspective of the work you will be doing before going onto gaining your own clients. They also offer a selection of different plans which allow you to receive multiple certificates and a range of training; all of them include gym instructing and personal training. You need certain qualities and skills for these types of jobs such as having good communication skills, being organised and dedicated to your job, you also need to be good at helping to motivate others.
There are four different packages these are the basic personal training package, the advanced personal trainer courses package, the premium+ personal trainer and the premium+ personal trainer and massage package. The basic costs £1950, then the advanced is £2160, the premium personal trainer is £2760 and the last package costs £3960. The basic would provide you with a Level 2 certificate in gym instructing and Level 3 qualification in personal training. The Premium+ personal trainer and massage package would provide you with the same as the basic but also a Level 3 certificate in exercise referral, three CPD qualifications, a day of first aid training and sports massage.
The gym instructor course that they offer would provide you with a Level 2 certificate in gym instructing. This course is for those who are new to the health and fitness industry, and are hoping to develop their skills and knowledge required to pursue into a career. A few of the things that you will be taught include how to communicate with clients and how to programme exercise for a variety of client types. This course is made up of studying at home, four days doing a practical and theory course, and then a day theory and practical assessment. Then their personal trainer course provides you with a Level 3 certificate in personal training. This course would allow you to recognise and develop the skills, knowledge needed to work as a personal trainer. Upon completing this course you will be able to offer your clients one to one training, fitness assessments, nutritional advice and progressive programming. You will get to work with a range of clients from basic inductions to professional athletes. You will be self employed, have flexible working hours although these will include evenings and weekends, and you get to help others achieve their goals. This course is made up of studying at home, 6 days practical and theory course and a day practical and theory assessment.