Welcome to the Saudi Register of Exercise Professionals
The Leadership Development Institute decides to postpone the training courses and academies until another notice, based on the recommendations of the committee concerned with following up the developments of the new Corona virus (19-COVID), and in the interest of everyone's safety.
Prof. Dr. Khalid Almuzaini Ph.D. appointed as the Committee Chair
The Saudi Fitness Standards Committee (SFSC) held the first meeting. Led by the Leadership Institute in cooperation with EuropeActive, the committee has been created in Riyadh, with the support key Fitness Industry stakeholders in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
The committee is composed by representatives of Leadership Institute, Ministry of Education, Ministry of Health, Fitness Centers, Fitness Training Providers, Equipment Suppliers, and Sport Scientists.
Leadership Institute has launched the development of sector specific occupational standards in alignment with EuropeActive. During the workshop held in Riyadh, representatives from Saudi industry stakeholders participated in the review and localization of the European standards to the local context.
The stakeholder group included fitness centers, training providers, equipment providers and academia. The aim of the workshop was to create Saudi Fitness Standards for the main 3 occupations in the sector: Fitness Assistant, Fitness Instructor and Personal Trainer.