As the national governing body for group exercise, EMD UK is committed to assisting instructors deliver excellence in their career.  As an instructor, there are a variety of ways in which EMD UK can support and guide you throughout your career, but don’t just take our word for it . . .

Absolutely amazing, having seen other governing bodies and insurance providers doing the complete opposite, you guys have been on top of the updates and supporting the fitness industry as a whole in these hard times, I’m not a customer but you’ve definitely earned future business from me in your approach to all this!


Just wanted to thank EMD UK for providing such good information about Covid19 and what I need do to as a teacher. It feels like a blanket has been wrapped around me

MoTreasurer of KFA and member of FAAC

I just want to say thank you for all your hard work to help fitness instructors. You are way above all other providers in the information that you give. I am not currently insured with you but I will certainly think of you when it is next time to renew.


Thanks EMD UK so helpful and informative.  Relied on you to keep me up to date


Thank you for providing up to date information throughout the whole COVID lockdown with clarity and efficiency. So helpful


Very impressed with EMD! Very thorough and informative! Thank you!


Chloe…a huge THANK YOU!! Yourself and the whole EMD UK organisation really does look after their members 🙂


Instructor Membership

Our support packages are designed to offer practical resources, advice and insurance to help instructors reach their full potential.

Check out the different options available below. Each support package builds on from the previous, so you only need to purchase one, even if you teach a range of fitness disciplines.

Instructor Insurance

Our support packages are designed to offer practical resources, advice and insurance to help instructors reach their full potential.

As standard, our INSURANCE packages includes:

  • £10m public liability, professional liability and product liability (*)
  • £2.5k personal property and great personal accident cover (*)

(*) See details page for more information

Promote Your Classes for Free

classfinder, powered by EMD UK, is Google’s number one ‘find a class’ website and is the industry’s largest directory of fitness classes. Add your classes to classfinder for free to benefit from campaigns like This Girl Can and Change4Life.

Professional Development

Continuing professional development (CPD) is a key part of being an instructor. Ensure your knowledge is current and relevant with our courses and those of our partners.

Professional Services and Suppliers

As a group exercise instructor, it’s important to know who you can go to for professional services to advance your business. At EMD UK, we put our trust in the following suppliers to do the best job for you.

Let’s Get Started…

Group exercise is an exciting and diverse mix of styles and activities that caters to ‘someone like me’ and everyone should have the opportunity to take part. EMD UK is committed to driving positive change within the industry and we believe that through cooperation and collaboration with industry bodies, understanding and removing the barriers that prevent people from taking part and by supporting instructors to deliver excellence, we can achieve a healthier nation through exercise. See how you can get involved below…