About: GIO CAPELLO
- Role : Trainer and Assessor
Gio has a broad knowledge and experience in strength, conditioning and fitness. As a teacher he can draw upon many examples that makes the student learning experience more understandable and enjoyable.
An integral member of the team, Gio has built his knowledge both locally and nationally working with the Queensland Police Force, Aspire Academy of Sports Excellence in Qatar and the Sports Institute of Northern Ireland.
Gio first entered the sports and fitness industry as an amateur boxer in 1992. The fitness requirements of boxing led him to expand his knowledge in the area by completing a fitness leader certificate and qualifying as a gym instructor. He’s never looked back, gaining satisfaction in changing people’s lives through health and fitness.
His knowledge sees him conducting training for Squash Australia and several highly regarded Queensland schools. He specializes in strength and conditioning, boxing training, and is a member of the Australian Strength and Conditioning Association.
- Masters of Exercise Science (Strength and Conditioning)
- Bachelor of Applied Science (Human Movement Science)
- ASCA Level 2 Strength and Conditioning Coach
- Certificate IV in Training and Assessment
- Current First Aid
Advice to Fit Education Students
Be organised and get a good understanding of what is required to satisfy the requirements of the course. By completing some of your workbooks each week, the work load will be easy to manage. A Cert III and IV in fitness is the start of the journey to a career in the fitness industry. Continue to develop your knowledge and apply what you learn.