This is the authoritative guide to fitness instruction in Europe. EuropeActive's Essentials for Fitness Instructors contains the most comprehensive information and materials to guide fitness instructors towards best practices in helping clients achieve their fitness and health goals. Endorsed by EuropeActive, the fitness and health industry's standard-setting authority in Europe, this manual is essential for all aspiring and qualified fitness instructors. This resource includes fundamentals and best practices of concepts, procedures, duties and responsibilities that individual and group fitness instructors perform on the job, covering the knowledge, skills and abilities needed for level 3 classification in the European Qualifications Framework (EQF), the baseline standards for registered fitness instructors in Europe. It provides mechanical and physiological information with hands-on techniques and practical examples to ensure that all fitness instructors deliver enjoyable and effective exercise sessions. Aspiring and qualified fitness instructors have a duty of care to keep up with the latest health and fitness standards.
EuropeActive's Essentials for Fitness Instructors ensures instructors are properly serving their industry and their clients. For those who promote physical activity and healthier lifestyles, there is no other title with more authority in Europe.
The European Register of Exercise Professionals uses the EuropeActive standards as its quality assurance process to ensure that exercise professionals are suitably qualified to offer safe and effective fitness programmes to their clients all across Europe. EREPS provides consumers, employers and partners in medical professions with the necessary level of confidence that registered trainers are competent and work to support its Code of Ethical Practice which defines the rights and principles of being an exercise professional.
Chapter 1. Customer Service; Chapter 5. Safe Progressive Exercise Planning; Chapter 11. Safety Guidelines for Group Fitness to Music.