What our graduates say about YMCAfit courses

YMCAfit Graduate Success Stories and reviews…


With more than 125,000 students trained since 1984, it’s hard to highlight them all, so we’ve collected some of the career-changing reviews and testimonials from our students to help inspire the next generation of fitness professionals.

Arif Kaif

“The best thing about the course had to be our instructor, it’s an intensive course but they make you want to continue with their aura and motivation.”

Kirsty Smith

“It was great fun, the tutors were brilliant, the facilities are excellent. I absolutely loved it. I couldn’t fault anything about it. It was brilliant.”

Wendy Walker

“The course was challenging from the beginning. It’s pretty intense and the instructors are fantastic. You always want to be progressing to those high standards.”

Sandra Calva
Pilates Graduate and Co-Founder of FitnessLab

“It was absolutely incredible. It is WELL worth every second and every penny spent.”

Mark James

“Thanks the ETM course I feel more confident to teach safely, for longevity & healthy joints.”

Sonam Bligh

“The course gives you all the fundamental things a Personal Trainer needs in their kit bag.”

Edgaras Lindinas

“I chose YMCAfit because of its reputation for being the best fitness training provider in the industry, that nurtures talents.”

Martin Coles

“The YMCAfit Advanced Diploma in Personal Training gave me the necessary foundations to kick start my career in the fitness Industry.”


“The tutors and team have gone above and beyond and still continue to offer me support when I need it. I will be back again and can’t wait!”

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