Health and Fitness A Career as a Personal Trainer. MEGAN BOWE BSc Dip PT Personal Trainer Sports Massage Therapist Pilates Instructor Nutritional Advisor. WHERE IT ALL BEGAN … I’ve graduated – now what ?. June 2006 Graduated with Sports Science BSc Degree
MEGAN BOWE BSc Dip PT
Personal TrainerSports Massage TherapistPilates InstructorNutritional Advisor
Investigated Careers and Possible Job Opportunities
Back to Uni
Masters or PhD
Health and Fitness
The Register of Exercise Professional (REPs) Mission Statement is: "To ensure that all exercise professionals are suitably knowledgeable and qualified to help safeguard and to promote the health and interests of the people who use their services."
Number of providers that require studying and assessment of both practical and theory based skills (knowledge and instruction)
and Fitness Knowledge
Components of Fitness
TTR PT The Training Room Personal Training
Role of a Personal Trainer
Its not ALL practical
But A LOT of it is ! Hooray !
… successful traits to have and hone
Using knowledge and expertise to help others lead a healthier lifestyle by creating solutions to their problems !
Many Benefits to clients …
Training Sessions 8am 9.30am 11am
Gym Shift starts 1 – 6pm
Pilates Class 7pm
Can lead onto other areas such as sport massage therapy
Training can be completed with another number of training providers
Working for a large gym or health club is valuable experience on you way to being a successful personal trainer
Organisation is vital … my diary is my bible !
Gym Instructor, Personal Trainer, Swedish and Sports Massage Therapist
Class Instructor - Pilates, Spinning, LBT, Circuits and Core Ball
Physiotherapy Work Shadowing
DO WHAT YOU LOVE
LOVE WHAT YOU DO