LDI and Europeactive experts develop Saudi Fitness Standards

Alfonso Jimenez from EuropeActive at Leadership Institute

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.

After the workshop, LDI will publish the draft version of the Saudi Fitness Standards for public consultation and will invite more than 400 industry stakeholders to provide feedback.