The gap between education & career is tough to bridge. Elements unique mentorship program aids passionate, dedicated & self-driven coaches carve out a future role in the industry they love.
WHO IS IT FOR?
The first & most important pre-requisite to enrol is that you are passionate about making a positive difference to your potential clients lives. Empathy, inspiration & empowerment are qualities that are non-negotiable if you wish to benefit from our bespoke program. You must also hold a minimum of a Level 3 PT qualification.
- Mind-map your Profession
- Long-term Goals (your own!)
- Self-applied SWOT analysis
- Detailed client appraisal
- IDENTIFY your skills & strengths
- BE ACCOUTABLE to weaknesses
- Outline development pathway
- Branding to identify YOU
- Operate from Elements
- Take your business online
- Work from home / outdoors
- Gym/leisure facility based
UPON COMPLETION YOU CAN:
BECOME AN ELEMENTS COACH
RECEIVE A PRO COACHING PACK
Once securing your first client, it can be really challenging to know where to start. We cover the process of kickstarting your client’s journey and laying the foundations for their successes on the program. The same methods of recording the information, templates for session plans, access to video support links, nutrition calculators and much more are provided to you upon completion. You can then adapt the template to best suit how you work – use what you need and add to it over time. Years of development to record client data & info is accessible to you NOW!
WEBSITE PROFILE PAGE
Having an online presence can be both costly and difficult to compile if you don’t know how to approach it. We offer those who continue their professional journey with us past the mentorship program the option of hosting a profile page on our website – giving you a professional virtual shop window to direct your clients to (conditions apply). An outline of what to include is done for you – simply identify the text that you want to include which best represents your coaching style, vision and expertise and provide us with a suitable image!
ACCESS TO SUPPORT VIDEOS
We have a catalogue of digital support videos to assist with your client’s complete experience. We give access to a selection of these for you to use to boost your clients’ programming. Videos include a snapshot of our online content and include the following: Mobility video’s – total body mobility videos with 3 levels of difficulty, and area specific – to improve key areas of locomotion if deemed suitable for an individual. Strength & Conditioning videos – done with minimal equipment & in a reasonable space to do from home. Instructional videos – breaking down individual exercises to aid understanding.
ONGOING BUSINESS SUPPORT
We know from experience that ongoing improvement of professional practice is more effective when you are in an environment with like-minded individuals who are confident enough to challenge you, yet humble enough to listen to critique on their own practice. Elements only provides space for professional coaches with these attributes – and we arrange a monthly catch up to help with anything you may be struggling with. So, if you are driven, want to continue improving as a coach and are prepared to have a laugh and a joke along the way – we think you’d be a perfect fit for the fabric of the Elements facility.
ALTERNATIVELY PREPARE FOR A CAREER
Elements won’t be the perfect fit to work from for everyone – but we care about those we train – and professional coaching mentorship students are no different. With local connections to other fitness facilities, we aim to put coaches into an environment which we feel best suits their skillset, likelihood for further development & personalities!
Maybe you are the adventurous, back to nature, one with the earth type of coach actively seeking out clients wanting to escape the demands of comfortable indoor settings. This approach needs a different angle to the usual surroundings, however with good planning and rock-solid knowledge of exercise adaptations & alternatives – this can be done!
Do any of these describe you? Busy parent, demanding day job or just prefer the flexibility and convenience of working from home. Remote coaching is becoming much greater in demand with developing technologies making the world ever smaller – home/online based coaching could give you an almost infinite potential client list!
Hear what one of our excellent freelance coaches, Sam Evans of Sevans Training made of his experience on the Elements mentorship program…