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Monthly Archives: June 2014

  1. REPs delighted to launch new Member Benefits

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    As part of our ongoing commitment to our members and the services we provide, we are delighted to announce that REPs will be working in partnership with AddMore to provide a fantastic range of discounts and offers to our members. Brands include Virgin Media, Sainsbury's and House of Fraser just to name a few!

    Greg Small, Head of Membership for REPs commented:

    "It is important for us to reward and recognise the commitment our members have to Continuing Professional Development and their careers, which is  why I am delighted that we are working in partnership with AddMore in order to provide a great range of offers for our member

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  2. 10 Misconceptions of a Personal Trainer…


    Let’s face it – as exercise professionals we are often faced with a bad rep, and it’s not until someone actually experiences the benefits of our work that their view begins to change.

    Through Greg Small (Head of Membership and REPs registered trainer) and you, our members, we have listed 10 major misconceptions of a personal trainer.

    1. We all use fake tan. (Most trainers actually just love being outdoors, especially when the weather allows it)
    2. The mirrors in gyms are just for us. (The fact that it allows a client to observe their own technique seems to be an after-thought for most gym goers)
    3. You must be young and gorgeous to be a good personal trainer.
    4. Our clipboards just c
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  3. New accredited ‘Zumba® Combo Qualification’ launched in partnership with Lifetime Training and EMD Academy


    The REPs accredited qualification is a first for the industry and combines two existing certificates  

    Zumba, the largest dance-fitness company in the world that counts 15 million fans in 180 countries, has teamed up with the Exercise, Movement and Dance (EMD) Academy and Lifetime Training to create and launch the new ‘Zumba® Combo Qualification’.

    Developed and delivered exclusively by the EMD Academy and Lifetime Training, the new qualification combines the teaching certificate in Exercise, Movement an

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