For Exercise Professionals – Personal Trainers & Group Exercise Instructors.

Whether you’re thinking about becoming a Personal Trainer or Group Exercise Instructor, or you already are, the Tool Kit for Exercise Professionals contains a number of resources to help educate and prepare you for a successful career.

Here’s what’s included in the Tool Kit:

  • Guide for starting out
  • Industry research on perceptions of starting/stopping exercise
  • Insurance info for exercise professionals
  • Health & Safety and ACC guide/forms

Other free resources included on this page:

  • Latest industry and exercise research findings (Industry news)
  • Code of ethics
  • Exercise specific Covid-19 resources

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Industry News

We have a library of industry news that covers some of the latest industry and exercise research findings, as well as other useful information for you and your clients. Below is a list of key news articles, interviews and podcasts:


  • Intense workouts better than walking 10,000 steps a day click here
  • New opportunities for exercise professionals to future proof their business click here

  • More benefits of exercise – cardiovascular health, mental health and how much exercise is enough to get the benefits.  Hear our CEO talk to to Seven Sharp’s Hilary Barry & Jeremy Wells about this click here
  • Rhema Radio – Exercise Boosts your Immunity! click here

Code of Ethics

Exercise professionals registered with the NZ Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs) agree to the Code of Ethical Practice.


All the appropriate COVID-19 information that is related to our industry is in the link below. There is also a comprehensive framework specific for our industry and other tools to help you operate in a Covid-19 environment.