Samantha Rea

As well as leading to an internationally recognised qualification, I absolutely loved the course for its thoroughness and expert tuition.

Samantha Rea, Exercise to Music Graduate

What does YMCAfit offer?

Fitness Instructor courses

YMCAfit offer a whole range of courses for you to start your fitness career: personal trainer, gym instructorexercise to music, pilates, sports massage and more. Start your journey in the courses section.

Locations across the UK

YMCAfit fitness training courses run across the UK including London, Birmingham, Brighton, Bristol, Chester, Colchester, Edinburgh, GlasgowLeeds, Leicester, LiverpoolManchester, Nottingham, Sheffield and Swansea. Find your nearest course.

Apprenticeship scheme

Government funding means some people can train for free, have a look at the Fitness Apprenticeship page. 

Corporate services

Staff training can be so much easier with YMCAfit. To find out more about how we can boost your business, visit our Corporate section.

Free open evenings

Discover more about our courses and careers in the fitness industry at one of our regular free open evenings across the UK.

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