Fitness & Leisure Traineeship

Get started with a 24 week Traineeship programme with Hertsmere Leisure and gain the skills and experience you need to start your career within leisure.

Aimed at 16-24 year olds, looking to get into work and enthusiastic about fitness, Hertsmere Leisure is looking to build their team with fresh young talent.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Shadowing various roles including catering, front of house, wet and dry side activities.
  • Meeting and greeting of facility users
  • Integral part of the site team where opinions will be sought within meetings and other channels of communication to enhance process and customer experience
  • Opportunity to practice specific new skills learned within training.


The programme includes the following fully-funded (FREE!) training:

  • Fitness Instructor Level 2
  • Food Hygiene Certificate
  • First Aid
  • Customer Care
  • Safeguarding

Programme Length

This is a six month programme, starting September 2018.

Who is this Traineeship for?

This programme is well suited for anyone aged 16 to 24 with no Level 3 Qualifications (A Level or equivalent), and the goal to work in the fitness industry.
You will recieve free training and qualifications, as well as completing work experience to prepare you for work in the industry and build up your CV.

Progression Opportunities

  • Progression from the programme could include joining the team as an apprentice, casual or permanent member of the team (vacancy permitting).
  • Personal Trainer
  • Employment opportunities as a leading Fitness Professional with an edge
  • CV Upgrade