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DC Leisure capitalises on personal training

DC Leisure has launched a Personal Training Academy for its kineticka health and fitness brand, in a bid to capitalise on the increasing popularity of the service.

The one week training course, available to advanced fitness instructors, will be jointly delivered by the personal trainer, Mark Slavin, and Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) Master Trainer, Nic Jarvis.

Students will learn advanced anatomy, physiology and exercise programming, as well as how to approach, track and retain customers.

Students will receive business cards, and all marketing and promotional materials on completion of the course.

“Our personal training revenue has increased by 50 per cent over the past 12 months,” says group health ad fitness manager, Howard Braband. “We believe we can double this over the next 12 months.”

Personal training is “a win-win situation”, says Braband. For instructors it means the chance to earn more money and for the company it means holding on to good staff and also increased earnings at it takes 40 per cent of the income generated by personal trainers.

DC Leisure has launched a Personal Training Academy for its kineticka health and fitness brand, in a bid to capitalise on the increasing popularity of the service.
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DC Leisure capitalises on personal training

DC Leisure has launched a Personal Training Academy for its kineticka health and fitness brand, in a bid to capitalise on the increasing popularity of the service.

The one week training course, available to advanced fitness instructors, will be jointly delivered by the personal trainer, Mark Slavin, and Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) Master Trainer, Nic Jarvis.

Students will learn advanced anatomy, physiology and exercise programming, as well as how to approach, track and retain customers.

Students will receive business cards, and all marketing and promotional materials on completion of the course.

“Our personal training revenue has increased by 50 per cent over the past 12 months,” says group health ad fitness manager, Howard Braband. “We believe we can double this over the next 12 months.”

Personal training is “a win-win situation”, says Braband. For instructors it means the chance to earn more money and for the company it means holding on to good staff and also increased earnings at it takes 40 per cent of the income generated by personal trainers.

DC Leisure has launched a Personal Training Academy for its kineticka health and fitness brand, in a bid to capitalise on the increasing popularity of the service.
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Research
Patients with COVID-19 who were consistently inactive were more than twice as likely to be admitted to hospital as patients who exercised
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HCM People
We’re going after health club and spa management contracts for hotels and independent gyms and also planning to launch a You Fit franchise
HCM Magazine
HCM People
When women train on half-truths and crap science it’s painfully limiting
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Amid reports of a bid to buy the business, HCM was keen to get an update on the state of play at the Bannatyne Group. We sent Kate Cracknell to (virtually) speak to the FD
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The industry is eagerly awaiting the reopening of health clubs and leisure centres in another year affected by COVID-19, where the only thing that’s been certain is uncertainty.
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Catalogue Gallery
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Directory
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Lockers/interior design
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Red Light Therapy
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