Here, at Discovery Learning, we pride ourselves on both the quality and the range of fitness courses that we are offer. Depending on your area of interest and how you would like to focus on improving your skills there are a number of fitness courses, with something of interest for every fitness professional.
Browse all our fitness courses below and if you would like to receive more information on specific courses, please give our friendly course advisers a call on 0208 543 1017.
LEVEL 2 Courses
Gym Instructor Courses
This course is aimed at those who have no prior fitness qualification and would like to start working in the fitness industry in a gym environment.
from £ 539.00Details
Exercise To Music Course
Upon course completion, you will be a qualified aerobics instructor and you will be able to design and deliver exercise to music classes. It is also a required qualification for those wanting to deliver their own Zumba, Les Mills or Aqua Aerobics class.
Childrens Fitness Courses
If you would like to focus on working with children aged five to sixteen, this is the course that you would have to undertake. You will gain the necessary knowledge and develop relevant skills in order to deliver exercise sessions for this particular group.
Children's Exercise & Obesity
This course is a combination of two very popular child health and wellness courses. The first course is the YMCA Awards accredited Health-related Exercise for Children qualification, and the second course is the Weight Management Centre’s own Childhood Obesity Prevention and Intervention course.
LEVEL 3 Courses
This course is designed to deliver the skills and knowledge you would need in order to work with special groups of people who were referred by health services to train with a professional.
from £ 450.00Details
Pilates Instructor Courses
During this course, you will gain an in-depth knowledge of all aspects of Pilates and you will also be able to help your clients correct and maintain a good posture.
from £ 769.00Details
Sports Massage Courses
Following this course, you will be able to work as a sports massage practitioner, either running your own Sports Massage practice or within sports organisations.
Pre and Post Natal Exercise
Upon course completion, you will have the necessary skills and knowledge to deliver classes for pregnant women and new mothers.
Strength & Sports Conditioning
An ever-growing field that attracts fitness enthusiasts and athletes at all times, strength and sports conditioning classes have become extremely popular. Get all the required knowledge you need in order to deliver these classes and develop your unique training approach for various sporting disciplines.
Nutrition for Physical Activity
This course is provided by both Discovery Learning and Weight Management Centre and its aim is to give you the necessary skills and ability to provide nutrition-focused weight management services to adults.
You will learn valuable techniques that will ultimately help condition athletes and help them perform better. You will also be able to analyse and interpret sports performance and give fitness advice based on that.
LEVEL 4 Courses
Obesity & Diabetes Management
A course specifically designed for those who want to focus on this area and are interested in being up to date with the best clinical practice.
Lower Back Pain Management
Training clients that struggle with constant lower-back pain involves certain knowledge that you can gain if you take up this course.
Behaviour Change & Motivational Interviewing
A course designed to train students in the newest behavioural change techniques and approaches used in the fitness industry.
Childhood Obesity Prevention & Intervention
A highly researched and up-to-date course on one of the most common health problems nutritionists and health professionals are facing these days.
Being able to design healthy and safe nutritional plans for your clients involves a deep understanding of nutrition and how to cater for certain dietary needs and restrictions. This course is aimed specifically at that and it?s the perfect course if you would like to develop this skill.
Mixed Martial Arts
The MMA for fitness is a one-day CPD meant to teach you basic techniques that you would be able to use into your classes or training sessions.
Spinning classes have become extremely popular and so has this CPD! This fitness course will give you all the insights and techniques that will help you deliver a great spinning class.
The suspension training course will teach you numerous upper-body, lower-body and core exercises performed using suspension training techniques.
Core Strength & Stability
A fitness course and one-day CPD that focuses exactly on what it says: core strength and stability. Learn how to effectively work the muscles surrounding the abdomen, spine and pelvic areas.
Kettlebell Instructor Course
A CPD focused on teaching you the correct kettlebell moves and swings so that you can deliver an efficient session with your clients.
A fitness course meant to teach not only those who are into CrossFit but also all students who want to be able to plan safe and effective circuit training sessions that will ultimately enhance a client?s overall fitness performance.
Strength & Conditioning
A course that covers both practical and theoretical aspects of strength and conditioning training at a basic level.
First Aid Course
This represents a required qualification for all personal trainers and gym instructors. It will cover the essential CPR methods and most important first aid procedures.
Sports Nutrition Course
Your clients put in a lot of effort while training so in order for you to help them recover and achieve their best fitness goals, you will have to know all the details to putting together the best nutritional plans.
Business & Marketing
Nowadays, marketing your business is an extremely pivotal element to your personal training business. The more people know about the services you offer and the quality of these services, the more chances you have to get new clients on board. This CPD course will help you better understand your business and teach you how you can improve and maximise your profits.