Lift UP Academy

What is it?

Lift UP Academy's purpose is to educate, qualify and provide continued mentorship to Personal Trainers.

Headed by Richard James, Lift UP Academy qualifies trainers through Level  2, 3 and 4 with Active IQ awarded certificates.

Lift UP Academy also provides a structured post qualification support package.

Where is it?

All of our teaching, mentoring and assessing is completed at our facility in Worcestershire : Lift UP Gym.

As our courses are blended learning, there is also home studying involved.

Lift UP Academy

Become a PT


Qualify with Active IQ Level 2, 3 and 4 in Personal Training with Lift UP Academy.

Our courses offer a mixture of classroom teaching and online learning.

A Level UP !


At Lift UP Academy we don't do  'standard'... We qualify all our trainers to Level 4 or a specialism. 

Meaning that graduates start a level above the majority of the industry. 

Learn what it is really like


Lead mentor Richard's experience spans over a decade and boasts multiple successful business ventures.

Including the Lift UP Group.

Find a Job


Our team will help you source interviews at local venues.

Offering interview tips and support.

Build a Career


When you qualify, we are here for you.

With structured mentorship post qualification.

Course Options

Blended Learning Courses

A mixture of home study and gym based practicals over the course of a 12 Week structured period.

Each quarter Lift UP Academy takes on just 5 students via our structured Diploma PT courses.

Our classroom environment provides support via one to ones, lectures and practicals each Saturday and Sunday (10:00 - 16:00) for a 12 week period.

Reduced Cost: £2,250


Our internship offer a unique approach to becoming a Personal Trainer. 

Train and qualify on the job, whilst Lift UP pays for your course fees.

Spaces are very limited and subject to interview processes.

Cost: As individually agreed.

Blended Learning Rolling

A mixture of home study and gym based practicals completed in your own time.

Structured weekly 1:1 meetings to support you during and post qualification.

Cost: £2,500

Learn More

Contact us today to kick start your career in the Fitness Industry. Why not book a free consultation today.

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Lift UP Gym

WR11 7RE, Blackminster, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom

01386 830 668

Academy Opening Hours