Become a Body Confident Fitness Professional
Imagine attracting your dream clients, who come to you because they want all of the benefits of movement, without a focus on weight loss. Imagine feeling confident in your approach- knowing what to say and how to create a climate that makes everyone feel comfortable and able to perform at their best. Imagine being a leader in your field, shifting the focus of the appearance-driven fitness industry.
This course will empower personal trainers, exercise physiologists, yoga and pilates instructors to take a body confident approach with their clients, and position themselves and a Body Confident Collective Certified Fitness Professional (BCC+), helping new clients who seek a more holistic approach to find you.
You have 3 months to complete 4 hours of video content + access to Monthly Q&A calls, and 3 hours of follow up reflections and practical applied work to be certified, then have lifetime access to all course materials
based on the latest evidence from top researchers in the field.
ADDITIONAL RESOURCES PROVIDED
We've curated some of the best books, podcasts, and academic journal articles. You can use this additional reading to apply for 4 Continuing Education Credits from Fitness Australia.
Use this BCC+ branding on your web and socials to stand out from the crowd and establish your specialty
as a Body Confident Fitness Professional.
1) REFLECTIONS ON BODY IMAGE
Through an introduction to body image, this module helps you to gain the confidence you need to be aware of the impact of body image on yourself and your clients, and create change in your own practice as well as your industry.
2) BODY POSITIVITY, FITNESS, AND HEALTH
Current research supports a body confident approach to fitness through improved physical and mental health outcomes. Learn appropriate body confident language, and adopt key skills for discussing body confidence with your clients, as well as other fitness and health professionals
3) BODY CONFIDENT FITNESS ENVIRONMENTS
Learn the do's and don'ts of marketing and social media, and creating physical and social environments that support a body confident approach.
4) DISORDERED BEHAVIOURS
Learn how to recognise, identify, approach, and refer clients who may be experiencing issues on to other health professionals.
reflect and connect as we lead you through the practical implementation of the course materials to your practice,
Join our Body Confident Professionals Facebook Group, where you can network, make referrals, and share what's working, as well as gain access to the experts when you have issues and challenges in developing your body confident practice.
STAY UP TO DATE
BCC+ Certified Fitness Professionals will be offered the opportunity to attend an annual Webinar where additional research and content will be presented, and great industry practice will be featured.
MARKET YOUR PRACTICE
You will receive the Body Confident Fitness Professional branding materials for your website, and we will list you as a Body Confident Fitness Professional on our website.
The BCC+ certification is an investment in yourself, your business, and your clients.