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Ghana and West Africa’s largest Fitness and Health Education Provider.

The Institute of Fitness Ghana is the largest fitness training organisation in West Africa.
Our main campus is located in Accra, Ghana. We offer an internationally accredited Certificate in Personal Training. We offer students the choice to study on campus or online or a blended delivery mode. We also offer mentoring packages and a comprehensive career assistance program, which includes access to Career Mentors careers website, plus invitations to our FIRE (Fitness Industry Recruitment Expos) Nights.

A GROWING INDUSTRY

THE DEMAND FOR FITNESS PROFESSIONALS AND OPPORTUNITIES IN THE INDUSTRY CONTINUE TO GROW. YOU COULD WORK WITH A RANGE OF EMPLOYERS OR START YOUR OWN BUSINESS, ALL WHILE DOING SOMETHING YOU’RE PASSIONATE ABOUT

REASONS TO CHOOSE A FITNESS CAREER

REASONS TO CHOOSE A FITNESS CAREER

HELP OTHERS CHANGE THEIR LIVES

HELP OTHERS CHANGE THEIR LIVES

There aren’t many careers where you get to see your clients physically and mentally change their lives. But that’s exactly what a career in the fitness industry offers you; an opportunity to help your clients feel better about themselves and lead a longer, healthier life thanks to the proven benefits of fitness.

BE IN A JOB YOU’RE PASSIONATE ABOUT

BE IN A JOB YOU’RE PASSIONATE ABOUT

If you’re getting up each morning and dreading going to work, then you’re clearly in the wrong career. Being part of the fitness industry gives you the opportunity to give back, feel rewarded and do something you’re passionate about, whether you’re working at a gym, in your local park, in a clinic, or with sports teams or allied health professionals.

RUN YOUR OWN BUSINESS

RUN YOUR OWN BUSINESS

Being your own boss gives you freedom to set your own hours and decide where you want to spend your days. The fitness industry offers a range of rewarding career options, for those wanting their own business, from becoming a franchised Personal Trainer and starting up your own personal training studio to running an outdoor training company or becoming a Massage Therapist and opening your own clinic.

Mission and Vision

Our Mission is to work on every possible opportunity to help raise the standards of health and fitness in Ghana and West Africa. We lead the way through organizing, educating, and promoting the importance of a healthy and active lifestyle.

The Institute of Fitness Ghana (IFG) is dedicated to the mission of the delivery of best practice, evidence-informed training on exercise, movement, health, nutrition and food safety for the public good.

kickstart your new career this year

Turn your passion for Fitness into reality with a Career Pack Valued at 3000 GHS

#1 Define your GOAL
#2 Design your PLAN of attack
#3 WORK HARD and make it happen
#4 Track your PROGRESS
#5 Enjoy your RESULTS

Ghanaians who are overweight or obese

Expected growth in industry revenue

of millennials and baby-boomers who would like to exercise on regular basis

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CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

The opportunities to have a successful career in fitness are wide and varied. Popular career paths include:

  • Personal Trainer
  • Gym Manager
  • Outdoor Personal Trainer
  • Nutrition Coach
  • Cruise ship / Health & Leisure Trainer

MODES OF STUDY

With 3 modes of study available, you can study how it best suits your lifestyle, on campus, online or a mix of both.

On Campus

Online

Blended (On Campus/Online)

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