Frame’s Fitness Teacher Training has been purposely designed to meet the needs and demands from the ‘boutique’ fitness studio and gym sector and reflects a huge leap in the improvement of quality and standards in fitness instructing within a group training environment. 
Upon completion you will gain an Active IQ Level 2 Certificate in Group Training.


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£795 *

Payment plans available

Course fee includes registration, e-learning, e-manuals, assessment and certification. 

Students also receive 10 class credits to use at any Frame Studio and access to our On Demand platform for 6 months.

*Printed manuals are an additional cost.


Training will be delivered at one of our Frame studio's in Farringdon, London, for more information on the location see here.


The Fitness Teacher Training course goes above and beyond any of the current group exercise courses available on the market, and has been designed to equip people like you with the skills, knowledge and confidence to run safe, effective and motivating group exercise classes both within and outside Frame.

As with all our Frame Academy training courses there will be a strong emphasis on teaching techniques, music choices and bringing the element of fun in. The Fitness Teacher Training covers an in-depth knowledge and skills development to safely deliver, fun and engaging group exercise courses and includes the following modules, amongst many more;

  • Health and Safety
  • Teaching Methodologies
  • Progressions and Adaptations
  • Dealing with Injuries
  • Identifying customer needs and motivations

The course also gives students insight into the Frame studio concept  as well as being able to experience Frame’s hugely popular classes 

The course also includes additional home-learning modules to ensure all students have the background knowledge necessary to safely teach. This includes basic anatomy and physiology, health & safety in a class environment, and lifestyle management and health awareness - all delivered through an informative manual and engaging video content and e-learning programmes.

Assessment guidance, Planning and further Anatomy and Physiology.


  • 4 Days face-to-face learning, workshops, practical sessions and class participation.
  • 1 Assessment day (Learners will be required to bring 2 people to the practical assessment day in order to teach a full group exercise class)
  • Theory exam
  • E-learning
  • Self study and practice

The course is delivered via lectures and discussion based learning in a classroom style format, and e-learning modules can be completed at home. 

We also suggest attending at least one Frame class prior to the course start date.


No prior or existing fitness qualifications are needed to enrol on this course. However, experience in attending lots of group exercise classes as a participant, a basic knowledge of Anatomy and Physiology, as well as a genuine love and passion for studio based health and fitness and the determination to learn, will certainly be up there as the right ingredients for becoming a student on the Frame Fitness Teacher Training course.


Frame has been on a mission since 2009 to offer an alternative way to keep fit and stay active and crucially to make fitness fun, inclusive and for every-body and our educational arm Frame Academy, underpins these beliefs.

Students at the Frame Academy will benefit from a practical approach from tutors who bring this fun ethos into the classroom to ensure learners come away feeling confident and enthused about teaching. They are also shown how the impact of the group instructor can have a significant positive impact on the lives of their participants.

Frame really cares about the quality of exercise class instructing; from the technical aspect to the choreography, the music and how to ‘entertain’ your class and we feel like we’re in the best position with our experience to raise the standard of instructing across the industry.

Our passion, focus on quality and commitment to improving the level of group studio exercise offering across the industry make us an excellent educational choice.

We have purposefully designed  this training to equip people like you with the skills, knowledge and confidence to lead group exercise classes both within and outside of Frame. 

Upon completion of the course, there will be an opportunity for students to apply for our graduate programme and to then trial for a place to be an Instructor at Frame. 

Frame Fitness Teacher Training

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