You've already taken the first step to a successful career - you're here. But what is working in the fitness industry really like? We'll give you key industry information and some helpful advice on how to become a world-class fitness expert with a longstanding career.

Help choosing your career

At YMCAfit we offer a range of career guides, open evenings and possible on routes into the fitness industry to give you the most important information you need to make an informed choice about your future.

Career guides

Get all the information you need to help you choose the right career in fitness - from salary to what a typical day looks like.

Open evenings

Join us on a free open evening to get answers to your questions, meet the tutors and speak to our students.

Support on your course

Starting a new course can be daunting, so we're committed to providing you with all the support you need.
Looking for a career in fitness?

Find out about the different routes into the industry and we'll help you to choose your career path.

Alternative routes into the industry

Become an apprentice

We offer a range of apprenticeships tailor-made to suit you. An apprenticeship gives you the opportunity to earn while you learn - so you'll be learning on the job and getting qualified at the same time. Find about about the fitness apprenticeships we have available.

Fitness Training Academy

An alternative to college and A-levels, FTA is a fully-funded two year course that can be a perfect first step into the fitness industry.