We are delighted to announce that Musical Theatre Fitness is now officially ENDORSED by emdUK, and we are looking for musical theatre loving instructors to join our mission in putting fun, positivity and jazz hands in to the fitness world through our Work It Out program!
WHAT IS WORK IT OUT?
Work It Out is an all-levels 45 minute dance cardio fitness workout that combines the love of musical theatre with a bootcamp
HIIT session and dance fitness moves. Tracks range from slow to fast and help to develop stamina and strength, boost your heart health, help you de-stress, improve coordination and overall fitness, whilst having lots of fun.
You must hold a minimum of one of the qualifications listed here to be able to complete the Musical Theatre Fitness training: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1HmNn3KIzszda53-yRpXvw7SFLcVlnw07/view
WHAT YOU GET WITH MUSICAL THEATRE FITNESS
Accredited training online. This means you can take our training course from the comfort of your own home or studio
Training includes learning one full unit of Musical Theatre Fitness tracks (24 tracks). Each track breaks down the components of the routine and offers modifications for moves to ensure everyone can take part! You'll have an understanding of the basic steps, choreography, modifications and cueing
Musical Theatre Fitness - Work It Out Certification upon completion
Musical Theatre Fitness license to teach Work It Out and use the Musical Theatre Fitness brand (Franchise will be required after initial training)
New monthly content (2-3 new tracks) and choreography notes (Franchise required)
Your own individual profile on our website to list your classes and tell people about YOU, reach thousands of people each month looking for classes
Instructor discounts on clothing and events
New monthly content for social media - Facebook and Instagram posts (Franchise required)
Training is non-refundable and must be completed within 90 days
The business logo may only be used by Instructors who hold a Musical Theatre Fitness valid certificate and continued franchise subscription
All tracks are created by Director and Master Personal Trainer, Felicity Halfpenny. The first unit contains 24 tracks, which include a mixture of stage and movie musicals. All units are accessible via an online teaching platform and Instructors will have the details to contact Felicity directly if they have any additional queries. This means there is always a line of support open.
Once you complete your training, you will receive your license and can start teaching straight away!
You must purchase the monthly Franchise Scheme after 6 months of completion from the course to continue your licence and to continue teaching!
Module 1: Planning
Understand how to put together a successful ‘Work It Out’ class
Understand modifications for movements in ‘Work It Out’ and how to deliver them appropriately
Understand the role of the Instructor
Preparing self, equipment and environment
Module 2: Instructing
Understand the safety considerations during classes
Demonstrate a range of communication and evaluation skills
Plan and instruct a safe and effective ‘Work It Out’ class
Undertake an evaluation of their own performance and prepare an action plan for improvement
Module 3: Supporting Clients
Understand how to form effective working relationships with clients
How to address modifications for exercise
How to provide ongoing services to clients
To have a presence online through social media
Module 4: Health & Safety:
Understand all Health & Safety requirements in a fitness environment
HOW MUCH IS IT?
The initial training fee is a one off payment of £199.99.
If you join the MTF Instructor Franchise Scheme (monthly direct debit of £25.00), after your initial 6 month period, your license to teach Work It Out classes will not expire. If you do not join the MTF Instructor Franchise Scheme, the license you get upon completion of the initial training and 24 track course will expire after 6 months and you must cease to teach. If you wish to teach again in the future, you must complete the initial training program again.
WHERE CAN I TEACH?
Musical Theatre Fitness Instructors can teach in person classes at any type of location, these include fitness facilities, dance studios, community centers, parks, etc.
Instructors will not be able to teach virtual classes, both livestream and on demand, unless agreed with the Director of Musical Theatre Fitness.
If you are ready to join us please purchase the initial training program below. Once signed up, visit the log in page and start your training straight away.
To successfully complete training and become a Musical Theatre Fitness ‘Work It Out’ Instructor, you will be required to undertake and pass the assessment.
Once you feel ready to be assessed an agreed date will be set between yourself and the Director of Musical Theatre Fitness to complete your online assessment. The assessment will have one other current Musical Theatre Fitness employee alongside the Director, Felicity Halfpenny. The assessment must be completed within your 90 day training program.
On the assessment day you will be required to sign in to a zoom account and teach a class to the assessment panel. At least one member of the panel will participate in the class.
During the assessment, the Instructor will prepare four tracks of their choice to teach. The Director will then randomly select another two from the Unit they have learnt and ask them to teach these. In addition to this the Director will then randomly select a further four tracks from the learnt Unit and the Instructor must verbally communicate what happens in these tracks and the modifications offered.
During the assessment, Instructors will be asked questions around safeguarding, managing technical difficulties and understanding where and how to escalate queries.
In order to pass the assessment the Instructor will be required to demonstrate the following:
Excellent knowledge of the set choreography
Ability to verbalise clearly any track modifications prior and during teaching
Excellent client engagement
Demonstrate a working knowledge of Musical Theatre Fitness Policies & Procedures
Demonstrate the ability to set up and troubleshoot technical equipment and streaming platforms
POLICIES AND PROCEDURES
All policies and procedures can be found on the website www.musicaltheatrefitness.com or through these direct hyperlinks:
ANY ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS OR QUERIES?
Please contact Felicity at email@example.com and ask away! We look forward to hearing from you.