Leading Level 2 exercise to music courses
Leading Level 2 Exercise to Music courses
Leading Level 2 exercise to music courses

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Exercise to Music Courses and Qualifications

Whether you're looking to teach freestyle group exercise or pre-choreographed programmes like Les Mills, our range of exercise to music courses are guaranteed to get you off on the right foot. With content and choreography created and delivered by some of the industry's leading presenters, this is your chance to learn from the best.

Get a Step Ahead

Our exercise to music courses include all the knowledge and skills you need to get your career as a group exercise instructor off to a flying start.

Unlimited Employment Opportunities

Teach old school aerobics, become qualified Les Mills instructor, or open your own studio - you can do all of this and more with our ETM qualifications.

Internationally Recognised

Our ETM courses are certified by YMCA Awards, endorsed by CIMSPA and are recognised the world over by leading fitness and dance employers.

Nationwide Locations

With training venues throughout the UK, you’ll never have to go too far to get to your nearest HFE training venue.

Other Group Exercise and Studio Courses

If you're looking for other forms of group exercise to music instructor courses, like water-based exercise or group indoor cycling, then you've come to the right place. To find out more about these courses, review the information in the panels below.

  • Level 2 Award in Group Indoor Cycling
  • Level 2 Aqua-Based Fitness Instructor
  • Level 2 Step Exercise to Music
  • Level 2 Studio Strength Training Instructor
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Uncompromising Quality. Trusted by Industry.

Our range of exercise to music courses and qualifications are trusted by all major fitness industry employers because we don't compromise our quality standards. Wherever your career as a studio instructor takes you, you can rest assured your qualification will be recognised. Here are just a handful of places our graduates are now working.

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Course Dates & Locations

Our ETM programmes are delivered from leading venues around the UK, including Manchester, London, Liverpool, Birmingham, York, Newcastle, Cardiff and Preston.

We use only use the best studio facilities in leading gyms and health clubs to deliver the practical aspects of our group exercise to music training so you can rest assured you’ll be primed and prepared to launch your teaching career.

To see all our ETM venues and locations, select the button below.

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Group Exercise Advice and Guidance

Serious about launching your career as a professional studio instructor? Want more detailed information about what's involved, what qualifications and insurance are required, and what opportunities await you? If so, take a look at our range of group exercise to music articles and guides.

Become an Exercise to Music Instructor
Become an Exercise to Music Instructor

Become an Exercise to Music Instructor

Looking at everything from qualifications to career opportunities, this is your definitive exercise to music instructor career guide

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Exercise to Music Instructor Jobs and Opportunities
Exercise to Music Instructor Jobs and Opportunities

Exercise to Music Instructor Jobs and Opportunities

Qualifying as an exercise to music instructor is an important first step, but the journey continues as you enter the world of work

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Exercise to Music Instructor Qualifications
Exercise to Music Instructor Qualifications

Exercise to Music Instructor Qualifications

The world of exercise to music instructor qualifications can be a confusing one and our guide seeks to set the record straight.

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Exercise to Music Career Progression Opportunities
Exercise to Music Career Progression Opportunities

Exercise to Music Career Progression Opportunities

From branded programmes to yoga and Pilates, we explore how ETM instructors can upskill and expand their client base

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Ongoing Support With Your ETM Career

When your training is complete and you've achieved your qualification, we'll be on hand to help and support you as you launch your career in group exercise. Here are just some of the ways that we support our exercise to music graduates once they're qualified.

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    Discounted Insurance

    We’ve partnered with Fitpro, the largest fitness professional development organisation in the world, to bring to you a heavily discounted insurance package that is specifically designed to protect exercise and fitness instructors.

    Fitpro currently operate in more than 84 countries and have over 150,000 active members in their network. This gives them the ability to secure the best insurance rates on the open market. They also understand the fitness industry so their products are truly fit for purpose.

    There are also a host of other exclusive offers and discounts available from Fitpro once you purchase one of their insurance products through HFE.

    We don’t take any referral fees on these products and you can rest assured we won’t share your data with any of our partners.

    • Heavily discounted insurance
    • Public and employer liability
    • Professional indemnity
    • £10m of cover
    • Cover from £55.00
    • Underwritten by AVIVA
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    Discounted Workout Music

    When the time is right for you to spread your wings and start your own group exercise classes, you’ll naturally want to customise and update your music so that you can create the right energy and vibe. We can help you with this also.

    As well as providing you with license free music from Pure Energy to support your training and development, we’ve also secured a fantastic ongoing discount for all your future music purchases.

    Once you complete your training, we’ll share with you a range of HFE exclusive discount codes and instructions that will help you to start your exercise to music career on a shoestring budget.

    These deals are only available to HFE graduates and our team have worked hard to secure them for you.

    • Lifetime discount
    • License free
    • PPL free
    • Original artist
    • All genres
    • Digital download
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    Get Your CV Connected

    CV Connect is our flagship state of the art fitness industry recruitment solution that contains named recruitment contacts for thousands of gyms and health clubs across the UK.

    Once your studies are over and you’ve completed your training, we’ll give you 6-weeks free access to CV Connect where you can upload your CV, select employers in your area you’d like to work with, and submit your CV to their recruitment team.

    This is a feature that is only available once you complete your qualification and so employers value and trust the CVs and communications that they get from us. They also understand that our unwavering standards of quality mean that they only ever get quality applicants.

    • UK-wide opportunities
    • Thousands of sites
    • All major UK operators
    • Trusted by employers
    • Simple and intuitive
    • Included with training

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