A traineeship is an education and training programme with work experience. It provides you a Level 2 NVQ in Fitness Instruction that allows you to deliver fitness training. This page is designed to let you know how to become a fitness instructor and what’s involved with a traineeship.
With a minimum of 100 hours work placement this course unlocks your potential and prepares you for your future careers by helping you to become ‘work ready’.
As a government funded course, there are no fees to the end learner. The course is designed to help young people aged 16 to 24 who don’t yet have the appropriate skills or experience. Traineeships provide the essential work preparation training, English, maths and work experience. This experience is needed to help secure an apprenticeship, employment or more specialist personal training as you work towards becoming a fitness instructor.
Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instruction helps you develop your English, maths and functional skills up to GCSE level.
Work placements are based within a health & fitness organisation to give you the experience and work experience that will help your C.V. stand out from the crowd and secure you work in the future.
Work preparation and Level 2 Fitness Instruction training includes a work experience placement with an employer (Minimum 100 Hours).
Traineeships are an ideal opportunity for young people, aged 16 to 24, who are motivated to get a job but lack the skills and experience that employers are looking for. Those who have been unsuccessful when applying for an apprenticeship or other job due to a lack of skills and experience are good candidates for a traineeship. Get In touch with us about Traineeships*
The flexibility of traineeships offers employers the opportunity to help build a pool of high quality future recruits. A traineeship is an education and training programme with work experience that is focused on giving young people the skills and experience that employers are looking for.
Body Focus Training work with employers to offer flexible working and focus, help students looking to become fitness instructors insights into their business to make all learners work ready. We focus on soft skills, relationship building, professionalism and customer awareness to help the smooth transition into a professional environment.
LUIS – SPORTS DIRECT
“After moving to England from Portugal I needed help in getting qualified and getting my dream job as a Personal Trainer. The Traineeship I did with Body Focus helped me get the qualifications I needed and then got me my work placement with Sports Direct Fitness. Now I have a permanent position as a PT here.”
ELLIE – PURE GYM
“I did my Traineeship in Fitness Instruction with Body Focus and Im now working in Pure Gym, and studying for my Level 3 in Personal Training. Body Focus were very supportive at every stage and I really enjoyed the course.”
JORDAN WALL – LIVERPOOL LIFESTYLES
“I really enjoyed my Traineeship with Body Focus. I got my Level 2 in Fitness Instructing and love
my placement in Liverpool Lifestyles. Now I’m studying for my Level 3 Personal Training while
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