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  • 2019-03-14

    Personal Training Videos

    Watch personal training videos by our very own Patrick Dale to learn top tips for your classes or individual personal training...
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  • 2019-04-28

    The ultimate guide to becoming a personal trainer

    As of 2018, with over 7,000 gyms in operation, the UK’s fi...

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  • 2019-04-07

    Client retention — the skill all PTs need to learn

    Client retention — the skill all PTs need to learn

    Long-term clients are the lifeblood of any successful personal training business. Th...

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  • 2019-04-01

    A day in the life of a personal trainer

    I’ve been a personal trainer for several years and it’s a job I’ve grown to love. Like a lot of personal trainers, I had a PT myself and was inspired to follow i...

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  • 2019-03-14

    Should you be a gym based or mobile personal trainer

    Personal trainers can be employed or self-employed. Employed PTs receive a regular monthly salary and often get bonuses based on performance. As employed members...

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  • 2019-03-12

    Five ways to get more PT clients

    Clients are the lifeblood of your personal training bus...

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  • 2019-03-12

    BeHired acquires aquatics job board The PoolCover

    Behired acquires aquatics job board ThePoolCover

    Today we would like to formally announce our acquisition of the Specialist Aquatics Recruitment Platfor...

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  • 2019-03-04

    Welcome to BeHired — the go-to place for jobs in the leisure industry!

    Welcome to BeHired — the go-to place for jobs in the leisure industry!

    Hello and welcome to the BeHired blog.

    This is where we will help keep you...

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  • 2018-08-23

    How to get someone else to pay for your swimming teaching qualification

    An ASA level 1 in teaching/coaching would cost you in the region of £350 — £400 whereas a level 2 course would cost you about £700 — £750 !! No wonder companies ...

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  • 2018-08-22

    Advice for new swimming teachers on qualification routes

    To the uninitiated, the plethora of swimming organisations, qualifications, rules and regulations can be a daunting prospect — Where to start? It can often take ...

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  • 2018-08-20

    Training to become a qualified swimming teacher

    Training to become a qualified swimming teacher was one of the best decisions I’ve made” by Chris Watson (behired.co.uk).

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  • 2017-11-06

    An interview with Water Babies swim teacher, Charis Clemson

    What made you become a Water Babies teacher?

    I feel like swimming has always been a part of me — holidays and weekends were always spent dashing in and ...

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  • 2017-10-09

    Prepare for interview success as a swim teacher

    Leading up to competition swimmers will start to visualize the competition/race well ahead of time. They make sure they are eating well and hydrating, double-che...

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  • 2017-09-28

    Teaching the Adult Beginner to swim

    Many teachers will roll their eyes at the mere mention of Teaching Adult Beginners.

    Teaching Adults to swim carries with it its own unique challenges but ...

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  • 2017-07-10

    The impact of Long Term Athlete Development on Swimming Teaching

    What is the LTAD?
    The ASA Learn to Swim Pathway has been developed to use fun and games to take children from their first splash to full comp...

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  • 2017-06-25

    Meet the three-year-old girl who can swim 400 metres

    This Weeks Blog is about a story that could easily have come straight out of the 1970’s or 1980’s. I refer to the recent Daily Mail online article about the 4yr ...

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  • 2017-06-18

    Best practice for swimming teachers

    Successful swimming teachers usually have similar personality traits. They are naturally inquisitive people and have a high level of motivation. They are energet...

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