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.

Instructor support and insurance

Instructor support and insurance

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

Free class promotion

Support for organisations

Class Finder, 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 Class Finder for free to benefit from campaigns like This Girl Can and Change4Life.

Professional development

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.

Instructor resources

Instructor resources

We’ve worked with organisations like This Girl Can and YouGov to create resources instructors can benefit from. As a member of EMD UK, you have a full library of resources at your disposal. Non-members can still benefit from our free instructor resources.

Safeguarding

Safeguarding

EMD UK wants everyone to have a positive, safe and enjoyable experience when taking part in any group exercise activities. We work with the Children’s Protection in Sports Unit (CPSU) and the Ann Craft Trust to ensure instructors know what processes and procedures to follow and who they can contact for help if they have any safeguarding concerns.