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Using cutting-edge business and digital marketing content, discover how to thrive when starting your own business or launching a fitness brand.
After gaining a qualification, personal trainers and other fitness professionals are faced with a choice of career paths and it usually comes down to being a salaried employee or being self-employed. The latter is favoured by many as it puts a fitness professional in control of their own destiny, allowing them to create the fitness business they want to.
While being self-employed is the more popular route, it’s important to not to underestimated just how important it is to get business basics rights. Unfortunately, there are fitness professionals who often overlook the fundamentals and this could go some way to explaining why 1 in 3 UK businesses fail within the first three years.
Our Level 3 Award in Business Skills has been designed to equip you with the necessary knowledge and confidence you need to thrive and become a start-up success, not a casualty. One of the many benefits of this course is that it can be completed exclusively online, there’s no practical attendance required. To help you along, you’ll get access to an innovative online learning system, unlimited support from a dedicated tutor and bespoke hard copy and digital manuals.
If you have that ingrained entrepreneurial spirit and the desire to grow your business while helping more and more clients achieve their fitness goals, you’re going to need to get to grips with a few things.
The following is by far an exhaustive list but it will give you a real flavour of what you’ll encounter on this course:
Once you’ve gained knowledge about business skills and digital marketing, it’s time to put things into practice with two straightforward assessments.
As this course is standalone, there are no formal perquisites. However, because the content is directed to those currently working in, or immediately looking to enter, the fitness industry, we recommend you already have a Level 2 qualification. An existing interest in marketing will also help you get off to a flying start with this course.
Take your qualification further by combining it with others, saving money and benefiting from exclusive extras like videos, career support and job opportunities.
The step up. Combine Essentials with advanced techniques
Go all in. Become a fully qualified, Level 4 personal trainer
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