Top fitness certifications & courses in India, offered by fitness training academies & gyms

Top fitness certifications & courses in India, offered by fitness training academies & gyms: Find courses in Fitness Management, Personal Training, Nutrition, Aerobics, Zumba and Group Exercises.

A fitness related course or certification (that is well recognized) can boost your prospects of getting a job in the fitness industry. Besides getting cutting edge knowledge, it will also help you in-case you decide to get into the personal training business.

Here’s a list of the top fitness training centers and gyms that impart fitness courses / fitness certifications. If you wish to list your training center/gym please write to us.

Personal Fitness Trainer / Instructor

  • Classic Fitness Academy: Prepares for the Personal Training course of ACE (American Council on Exercise), ACSM (American college of Sports Medicine) and NCSF (National Conditioning and Strength Federation)…these are International certificates.
  • Golds Gym: Conducts courses in various cities (most courses in Mumbai) in India
  • Gffi-fitness Academy/: Most courses in Delhi / chandigarh
  • Indian Academy of Fitness Training: Conducts courses in Mangalore

Aerobics Trainer Certification

  • Classic Fitness Academy: Includes training for floor aerobics, step aerobics and body conditioning, choreography methods, aerobic program design.

Aerobics Trainer/ Group Exercises Certification

Diet / Sports Nutrition Specialist Certification

  • Classic Fitness Academy: Diet is an integral part of being fit. The course imparts information as per the guidelines laid by Indian Council of Medical Research and National Institute of Nutrition (NIN).
  • Indian Academy of Fitness Training: Conducts courses on nutrition (located in Mangalore)

Fitness Training Centers that Run Several Fitness Courses

  • BFY (Better Fitness for You): Conducts certificate courses on various fitness programs – Personal trainer, nutrition, aerobics & group exercises, and more.

Jerai Fitness to Offer Fitness Training Courses Online

Jerai Fitness to Offer Fitness Training Courses: Mumbai based exercise equipment manufacturer Jerai Fitness plans to enter the lucrative fitness training space. The company will be partnering with a South Africa’s health and fitness company to offer online courses in India.

Jerai Fitness has partnered with South Africa’s health and fitness online academy, Trifocus Fitness ( to offer fitness courses to raise the skills of fitness training professionals in India. The medium of instruction for the fitness training courses will be English, Hindi, Marathi and other regional languages.

The courses will be recognised by ‘Register of Exercise Professionals, South Africa’ (REPS) — a public register which recognises the qualifications and expertise of fitness professionals across the globe.

REPS certification will help fitness instructors attract lucrative placement opportunities from all over the world. Jerai Fitness will also help them get employment in gymnasiums across India.

Fitness Training Academies/ Fitness Courses in Mumbai

Course Courses Offered: Personal Trainer course / Advanced Personal Trainer course, Sports Nutrition, Massage Therapy, Yoga Instructor, Spinning Instructor Course
Ballard Estate, Mumbai, 3rd Floor, Meher Chambers, Ballard Estate, Mumbai – 400001, Tel: (022) 26134273,
3, Dunhill Corner, 7th Golibar Road, Santacruz East, Mumbai – 400055, Tel: (022) 26134273

GGU – Gold’s Gym University
Courses Offered: Certificate I in Fitness (Personal Trainer), Certificate II in Fitness (Personal Trainer Advance), Continuing Education Courses
Address: Landmark Building 4th Floor, Above HDFC Bank, Palli Naka, Bandra West, Mumbai – 400050

Courses Offered: Fitness Professional course, Diet & Nutrition consultant, Power Yoga
Tel: (022) 26481795
Address: 4th Floor, Crystal Paradise, Near KFC Restaurants, 33rd Road, Bandra West, Mumbai – 400050

BFY Sports & Fitness (Head Office)
Tel: (022) 22413636
Address: 207, 1st Floor, Kalbadevi Road, Kalbadevi, Mumbai – 400002

Tulip International
Tel: (022) 24305247
Address: 1 Jeevan Society, Kashinath Dharu Road, Dadar West, Mumbai – 400028

Courses Offered: Fitness Instructor course

So if you’re keen to get your fitness career moving, checkout the various Fitness Training academies/gyms that offer courses in fitness

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