Training providers

We believe that the creation of a single recognition system for professionals in the sector will be beneficial for all training providers, in simplifying and bringing clarity to the system.

When this process is completed, CIMSPA membership and CIMSPA-endorsed programmes will become the only professional ‘kitemark' that employers will seek.

We already have an extensive list of training providers and within the CIMSPA partnership network. So join the best in the sector and make sure that your organisation gets the recognition it deserves.
For any questions about transferring from REPs to CIMSPA membership, please contact our Client Engagement Team on 03438 360200, or email

What does this mean for training providers?

All current REPs members will be given the opportunity to transfer into CIMSPA membership and, by June 2021, the CIMSPA Directory will be the only professional register for the exercise and fitness sector.

For training provider partners endorsed by both CIMSPA and REPs, you will not need to renew your endorsement by REPS/PD approval. But if you aren’t a CIMSPA Training Provider Partner you will need to apply to join us - click here for more information.

As part of the agreement, CIMSPA members will also have access to UK Coaching’s excellent learning and development platform and their best-in-class insurance cover, which we believe will add great value to you as a training provider. The big picture here is ultimately about elevating the status of the profession: giving employers and the public the confidence that anyone who is a CIMSPA member is a highly trained professional. It really goes to the heart of our vision to shape a recognised and respected sector that everyone wants to be part of.

For more information about becoming a CIMSPA training provider partner please contact our Education Manager - Endorsement, Jordana Johnston on:
T: 07833232712

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