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We’ve got NUS cards for our students

Everyone loves a bargain, right? Here at Focus Training, we definitely do and that’s why we’ve gone and bagged our students the chance to get their very own NUS Extra card. It’s jam-packed full of student offers and discounts… and it’s only £12 a year! What is it? The NUS Extra card, is the number […]

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Family Fun Day for Bolton Hospice

We’re proud to be supporting our former student Isabella to raise funds for Bolton Hospice. Pop along this weekend to her Family Fun Day at 9A Grange Road, BL7 9AU. It’s running 10-6pm Saturday and 12-5pm Sunday. There will be all sorts of fun activities including Slamball, Kettlebell, hula hoop, bean bag and push up […]

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The Personal Trainer Job Interview

When it comes to nailing that first job interview, sadly, a well-toned physique and a piece of paper won’t necessarily bag you the job! Our tips for nailing that personal trainer job interview…

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Females In Fitness | International Women’s Day

Over the years, we’ve coached and trained some of the most successful female personal trainers in the UK, and met with some of the most influential women in the business. So, to show our support for the sisterhood, we’ve highlighted some of the most inspirational women we’ve met recently, and their stories of success.

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Personal Trainer, Shona Tomkinson

We sat down for a coffee and a chat with Focus Training student, Shona Tomkinson, a fully qualified fitness professional with a passion for fitness that features the whole family. 

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Personal Trainer, Dana Huggins

Focus training student Dana Huggins has just competed in the UK BFF Finals in Nottingham last weekend. She is, undeniably, in fantastic shape and has worked incredibly hard to achieve outstanding results.

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Where Will Your Credentials Take You?

When it comes to career prospects, the fitness industry has opened up a whole new level of options for personal trainers besides the traditional gym setting. In fact, there are very few jobs that offer the diverse prospects that a qualified personal trainer has. With the fitness industry projected to continue its mammoth growth over […]

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Personal Trainer, Colin Parkinson

Personal Trainer, Colin Parkinson

Since qualifying as a Personal Trainer with Focus Training in 2016 Colin has been developing his own portfolio of clients whilst also continuing to work as a community support worker, assisting people with Autism.

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