Online course with German recognized certificate
Certify yourself at one of the leading German educational institute in Fitness, Health and Prevention
Approximately 6 months
Set your own learning pace from anywhere in the world with the digital-only teaching format
Online test after course completion
In many fitness and leisure companies, the gym continues to be at the heart of the facility. However, gyms have seen massive changes over the years. When the fitness industry was becoming established, the customers’ primary goal was classic body building, but today’s fitness trainers are confronted with an extremely wide range of customer desires and requests. Comprehensive training science, sports medicine and sports teaching requirements are provided to people working in the training area of a fitness and leisure companies today.
For 40 years, “Basic Fitness Trainer” at BSA-Akademie has been THE key qualification for all fitness-enthusiasts who want to turn their hobby into a career. The course qualifies you to plan and execute fitness-oriented strength, endurance and flexibility training based on current standards of training science and coaching.
The BSA-Akademie is on of the leading institute in educating and qualifying fitness professionals in Germany.
The first „Basic Fitness Trainer“ course was held 40 years ago in Munich with fitness legend Arnold Schwarzenegger present. Since then, over 275.000 participants have graduated the course and turned their passion into a career.
The „Basic Fitness Trainer“ is now avalaible as an online course in English. Start at any time, learn from anywhere in the world with our extensive online learning material and set your own learning pace.
Qualify yourself to train people all over the world in the english language.
The learning material has been developed by experts in the field of fitness training and exercise science. It offers a comprehensive and diverse learning experience. You will learn the basics of functional anatomy and training science. The course is designed so that you will be able to transfer the know-how into real-life training scenarios.
Get in touch with one of our distance teachers whenever you have a question.
BSA-Akademie was founded in 1983 and has since then established a standard for trainer qualifications with the “Basic Fitness Trainer”. It is the ideal course for everyone who wants to optimise their own training or turn their hobby into a career.
Over 275,000 course participants have aquired skills and expertise from about 80 BSA courses in the last 40 years. For many of them, this was their entry into a part-time or full time commitment to the health and fitness industry which is still a growing market with over 11 million clients in Germany. These health and fitness experts support people to take responsibility for their health and well-being.