Exercise instructor / personal trainer
Do you have an interest in the fitness industry? Do you keep hearing the word Crossfit and want to know more about it. Crossfit Shepparton has a placement opportunity available so you can enhance your knowledge base further.
Skills You Might Learn
Students may have the opportunity to attain a broad range of skills while on work placement. These may include valuable general employability skills such as: - Communication - Teamwork - Problem solving - Initiative and enterprise - Planning and organising - Self-management - Learning - Technology Students may also attain vital industry specific skills which will relate to their studies such as: - Hands-on practical experience
- Observing and learning from industry qualified and experienced professionals - Working in real-life scenarios and environments - Working with tools and equipment necessary to the occupation and business - Liaising and working with colleagues, bosses, customers/clients and suppliers.
Typical Tasks & Duties
Typical tasks and duties may include but not limited to; preparing for a class, writing workouts on the whiteboard, preparing equipment ready to demonstrate all movements, able to learn and/or demonstrate some movements, meeting and greeting members, shadowing Head Coach as he moves around the gym, staying by his side at all times to learn about what he’s doing, help put equipment away after workout and engage in general chit chat with members after class.
To consume this opportunity the student must be studying Sport and Recreation as part of the vocational studies. The student must be aware that the placement hours will be out of normal business hours, have a reasonable level of fitness and be willing to participate in a Crossfit class through their placement hours. they must have a genuine interest in helping people because this role is not just about telling someone how to do a push up, its about getting to know members, being very friendly, not shy, showing empathy and dealing with a diverse range of physical abilities, ages, and personalities.
The student should wear exercise clothes, and specific exercise footwear.
Special Transport Requirements
Local transport details can be found at www.shepptransit.com.au or for Vline transport options visit www.vline.com.au
RELATED COURSES INCLUDE
- SIS30513 - Certificate III in Sport and Recreation
- SIS30713 - Certificate III in Sport Coaching