Gym Managers – Employment Statistics

Gym Managers – Employment Statistics

Gym managers, personal training managers, and group fitness managers play a crucial role in managing fitness centres, personal training studios, and sports clubs. Not only do they oversee the day-to-day operations, but they also coach, instruct, and train clients. To excel in these positions, management experience or extensive industry experience is needed.

By effectively managing the facilities, organizing training calendars, and prospecting for new clients, these managers ensure the success and growth of the fitness centers. Additionally, they can benefit from incorporating SEO keywords into their online presence, optimizing their website’s content, and utilizing photos and videos to engage potential clients


Gym Managers Summary

The number of people working as Fitness Centre Managers grew very strongly over 5 years:
from 2,500 in 2011 to 4,300 in 2016.

Gym Manager Age Profile

Source: Based on ABS Census 2016, Customised Report.

Gym Manager Education Levels

Source: ABS Census 2016, Customised Report.

What Qualifications Do You Need to be a Gym Manager?

Gym managers need either extensive experience, or a formal qualification in a related field to work. Training may be through a VET Qualification such as the Diploma of Fitness.

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