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Company profile
Focus Training
5 Canon Court
Institute Street
Tel: 0800 999 6664 (free)
Fax: 01204 522447
Website: www.focus-training.com

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Focus Training is the premier provider of Active IQ and YMCA Awards certified Personal Trainer and fitness instructor courses to the fitness industry. They offer courses in:

- Personal Trainer – full/part time options
- Gym Instructor – full/part time options
- Sports Massage
- Exercise to Music
- Exercise Referral
- Obesity & Diabetes
- Lower Back Pain
- Outdoor Fitness Coach
- Tutor and Assessor Courses
- Kids Fitness Instructor
- Ante and Post Natal Fitness
- Strength & Conditioning
- CPD Workshops

Rated ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted, Focus Training support students in working at their own pace to complete their qualification through a combination of tutor-supported home study and workshop attendance at locations across the UK. Fast track courses are available in London and at their Manchester Training Centre where you can qualify as a Personal Trainer with four weeks of full time study. 

19+ Advanced Learner Loans are available to fund many of the most popular courses.

Founded in 1999, the company delivers high quality courses and achieves excellent pass rates and levels of student satisfaction. Focus Training prepares its students for success in the workplace, ensuring that they have the skills, practical expertise and confidence to put their learning into practice as they progress throughout their career. 

The Focus Training Staff Academy caters for the corporate market working closely with gyms, fitness centres and local authorities to define staff training needs and provide bespoke training solutions.  

Key People: 
Bob Ellis, Managing Director, Jane Forster, Finance Director and Ben Jackson, Operations Director.  

Key Courses:

Fitness Instructor Courses
These qualifications are, for many people, the gateway to a career in fitness. The most popular is the Gym Instructor course, or for those who like group and studio training, Exercise to Music. The Kids Fitness Instructor course is becoming increasingly popular with the drive to improve the fitness of our children and there is also the Aqua Instructor qualification for anyone wanting to focus on water-based exercise. 

Become a Personal Trainer
This is the most comprehensive Personal Trainer course available. The Diploma is the natural progression for anyone already holding a Gym Instructor or Exercise to Music qualification. Or, you can incorporate the pre-requisite modules and complete them within your Diploma. 

For students who wish to specialise at this level, the Master and Specialist Personal Trainer course are also available.

At the highest level, Focus Training provides some of the most in-depth qualifications for those who want excel in their field. Specialist qualifications in lower back pain, obesity and diabetes take practitioners to the top of their game and release the highest possible earning potential.

Continuing Professional Development 
Focus has developed its PURE series of CPD workshops to keep health and fitness practitioners up to date with latest trends and methods of delivery. Popular training platforms such as kettlebells, padwork, cycle and step are amongst the regular workshops on offer. The unique PT Professional toolkit course gives you 4 skillsets in one 2-day workshop.

Full details of all courses are available at Personal Trainer Courses

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