Stay healthy whilst earning money as a personal trainer

I guess you’re wondering how, well if you’re keen about fitness and staying healthy, you can earn money becoming a personal trainer by helping others be healthy too. You get to help other people reach their goals whilst keeping yourself fit and healthy too.

The first step to become a PT would be to gain the qualifications and taking the personal trainer courses. You can get these through a college or through a private training provide. If you go for a private training provider, a great one is FLM training, they specialise in management, leisure and fitness courses. With them you could either do singular courses or packages. Overall the packages save you money because the basic personal trainer package cost £1600 and at the end of it you end up with a level 2 qualification in gym instructing and level 3 personal training. Whereas to do these separately, for example if you d one then decided you want to do the other, overall it would cost you £1798, so your saving £198. They also do three other packages which are the advanced personal trainer course which costs £1800 instead of £2155, the premium+ pt package which costs £2300 instead of£2789 and the premium course which costs £3300 instead of £3988.

pt coursesWhen doing this job there are certain skills and qualities you need to have which will help you with this job. For example: good people skills, knowledge of nutrition and health, enthusiasm and determination.  Once doing these courses there are also other course you can take like level 3 applied nutrition methods and certificate in kettle bell training.

You’ll have to help your client reach realistic goals and plan programmes for them, you’ll need to motivate them to help reach their goal and help them with their workouts. You’ll need to give them advice on things such as health and lifestyle changes, before you start training them you need to talk to them about their health history and fitness level.

Your hours will be fitted around when your client is available which will most likely be evenings. There is not set wage for personal trainer you wage, will all depend on your experience, qualifications and if you work for a gym or are self-employed.  To become a personal trainer you will need to make sure you have first aid training and public liability insurance. This includes a cardio-pulmonary resuscitation certificate.

After you’ve received training you’ll need to keep up to date with you knowledge and skills, to do this you will need to attend workshops and seminars as well as development courses.


A toy all children will enjoy


Electric cars are a perfect toy for children, as they get the child going out in the summer as these cars can drive on almost anything and it gets children to socialise as it will attract the attention of other kids and will make them want to use the car.  These cars come in some many different colours and brands; some are even official licensed products of car brands like Mercedes and BMW.

electric car for kids One of the popular kids electric cars is the Range Rover sport autobiography 12 electric Jeep, this car costs £279.99. This car has opening doors and boot providing easier access into and out of the car, as well as a mp3 and micro SD function which allows your child to listen to their favourite music on the go. To make it more realistic the car has front suspension and working lights and sounds, so the car can even be drove at night. Plus, it allows the child’s imagination to expand as they feel like they can drive off to wherever they want, or to work like their parents do. The car has a top speed of 4mph for the safety of the child.  It has a 12V battery and two powerful 12V motors, to control the car and make it work. This car comes in blue, matt black, white and orange, this car is best suited for children aged 3 to 8 years old.

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Another one is the Licensed 12V Ford Ranger electric Jeep. This car costs £269.99, so similar to the car above just with a different style and some changes in features. This car is most appropriate for children aged 3-8 years old. The car comes with working LED lights and sounds; this car also reaches a maximum speed of 4mph and has two 12V motors. It comes in blue, black, orange, red and white.

One of the more vintage kid’s electric cars is the Retro beetle 12V car. To make it more realistic this car has working lights and sounds, to make it stand out compared to the other cars it has working disco lights at the front of the car. The car has music function so children can listen to music and front bonnet storage so they can drive their toys around with them. This car reaches a top speed of 4mph and also comes with a parental remote control so the parent can take full control for safety purposes and can join in on the fun too. This car is best suited for children aged 2 to 6 years old and comes in beige, green and pink. The best thing is this car only costs £139.95.