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Child Obesity Epidemic Continues to Rise.

Child Obesity Epidemic Continues to Rise.

Evidence based research is crucial in the continual evolution of the health, fitness and wellness markets. The sooner this type of information becomes public knowledge will help educate and possibly motivate those who do not exercise into improving their lifestyles. The following are the latest findings: Britain’s child obesity epidemic continues to rise and the […]

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What are the Scientists saying?

What are the Scientists saying?

Evidence based research is crucial in the continual evolution of the health, fitness and wellness markets. The sooner this type of information becomes public knowledge will help educate and possibly motivate those who do not exercise to improving their lifestyles. The following are the latest findings: Research from the University of Bonn have proven the […]

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GPs Giving Prescriptions for Exercise Instead of Drugs!

GPs Giving Prescriptions for Exercise Instead of Drugs!

Our GP Exercise Referral is the most comprehensive and best value on the market today – Guaranteed! It seems to be an accepted practice that when somebody gets ill, they make an appointment to see the doctor, the GP diagnoses the ailment and reaches for the prescription pad. The good news is a cultural shift […]

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PT Marketing Mastery Lesson 1

PT Marketing Mastery Lesson 1

How do you generate business without spending a fortune on advertising? The first step is to work your ‘circle of influence’ and develop an exciting referral scheme. Your circle of influence is your network of friends, family, colleagues and associates. If you are just starting as a Personal Trainer it is important that you start […]

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We want to give you some cash!

We want to give you some cash!

If you have previously completed any Focus Training course we would like to give you the opportunity to get some cash back! All you need to do is recommend a friend, family member or colleague to us and as soon as they enrol on a course we will give you £40 cash. Call us now […]

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E-learning with Focus Training

E-learning with Focus Training

Following nine months of development, Focus Training has launched its first e-learning package. Students studying for the Level 2 Gym Instructor qualification are now able to complete their studies electronically. This has many benefits including a faster and more convenient method of submitting work and the ability to receive feedback from the assessor almost instantaneously. […]

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Thinking of Working Abroad?

Thinking of Working Abroad?

If you are thinking that you might like to work elsewhere in Europe in the future then the fitness industry offers many opportunities for qualified professionals to gain employment abroad. However, do be careful, not all training providers offer qualifications that will allow you to do this. Focus Training is a member of The European […]

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Online Music Service for Fitness Professionals

Online Music Service for Fitness Professionals

Have you heard about the New Fitness Music Phenomenon that has just hit the UK? Fit32.com is the 1st online music service for Fitness Professionals powered by the world’s 1st completely automated DJ system. It allows you to CREATE your very own album complied from you favourite tracks in minutes, ready to download the same […]

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GP Exercise Referral

GP Exercise Referral

As more and more GPs are referring patients to fitness professionals who can demonstrate a good understanding of the conditions of their patients, this is becoming an increasingly important qualification. The course leads to ‘CYQ Level 3 Exercise referral for clients with specific controlled conditions’ which enables you to develop referral schemes from GPs by […]

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A Taxing Exercise

A Taxing Exercise

If you are a self employed fitness professional or running your own business you need to ensure that you file your tax returns on time and this year the dates have changed. For the first time a new, earlier deadline of 31st October is in force for the filing of paper Tax Returns. Miss this […]

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