VI Fitness Training Academy
VI Training Academy was designed to teach people who are passionate about fitness, the knowledge, skills and abilities to become a successful personal trainer. There are no prerequisites required to enroll with us and all courses run through the training academy are approved with the BCRPA and ACE.
Whether you are eager to expand upon your fitness knowledge or are excited to begin a career as a personal trainer, VI Fitness Training Academy is the place to start.
Courses available at VI Fitness Training Academy:
VI Fitness Theory- $295 course plus tax (Includes Manual & Exam prep material)
A fitness theory course- for BCRPA & VI Fit Certification.
The VI Fitness theory course is approved with the BCRPA and will teach you how your body functions and responds to exercise and increase your knowledge of fitness and health. You will learn that through exercise you will gain physical, social and emotional well-being developing your active health. The VI Fitness theory course is the prerequisite for becoming an instructor in aerobics, aquatics, seniors, strength or adapted fitness (special needs). The knowledge acquired in this course can benefit anyone, even if you do not plan to become a certified fitness instructor.
VI Fitness Weight Training- $299 course plus tax (Includes Manual & Exam prep material)
This weight training course is designed for individuals who want to learn weight training to better their workouts, work at a fitness centre and to complete the second prerequisite to becoming a certified personal trainer. The VI Fitness Weight Training course will get you ready to work in a weight room.
VI Fitness Personal Training- $449 course $25 manual plus tax
This is the last step required to become a BCRPA certified trainer. Throughout this course we will expand upon the knowledge acquired in our previous courses to help you successfully design safe and effective personalized fitness programs for your clients. If you are an energetic individual who likes to motivate others and would like to personal train this is the course for you!
VI Group X Fitness Instructor – $299 course $15 manual plus tax
This Group Fitness Course will teach you to become a BCRPA Certified Group Fitness Leader.
You will Learn teaching skills for Group Teaching, Boot camp, Use of Music. Use of Studio Apparatus, Exercise Analysis
North Island Course Schedule
Fitness Theory April 27th, 28th and 29th 2012
Weight Training-May 25th,26th and 27th 2012
Personal Training- TBA
All north island courses will be held in our VI Fitness Courtenay location – 960 England Ave, Courtenay
Contact us at 250-338-9247 to register… space is limited!
South Island Course Schedule
Fitness Theory April 20th, 21th, 22nd 2012
Strength Training May 25th, 26th and 27th 2012
Group Fitness Course Saturdays- TBA
All south Island classes will be held at our VI Fitness Gordon Head Location- 401 3980 Shelbourne st. Victoria
Please Contact us at 250-477-9299 to register… Space is limited!
*No refunds, Transferring from one course to another is acceptable. Transferring to another person is subject to a $25 transfer fee
Frequently Asked Questions
Who is this program designed for?
The program is designed for both career changers and novice trainers who may or may not have completed pervious certification, but have had no formal training or education in the field. There are no prerequisites.
Does this program guarantee me a job at VI Fitness?
No. This training program is designed to help career changers and novice trainers with the fundamental tools that they need to succeed in the business. The training acquired in this program will help a trainer start a career with VI Fitness or elsewhere. However, upon completion of this course, we welcome and encourage you to apply to become a part of our team.
Where can I get more information about schedule and cost of enrollment?
Please send an e-mail to Trainers@vifitness.ca and we respond as quickly as possible.
For more information please contact Trainers@vifitness.ca