The Virgin Active Academy
become a reformer pilates instructor
Learn how to enhance the health and well-being of others by becoming a Reformer Pilates instructor.
become a boxing instructor
Get stuck into your fitness career and learn how to be a Boxing instructor.
become a cycle instructor
Take your fitness career to the next level by becoming a Cycle instructor with the Virgin Active Academy.
become a mental health first aider
Improve the mental health of others and train to become a Mental Health First Aider.
become a lifeguard
Dive into the next step in your career with a Level 2 Pool Lifeguarding qualification.
works for you
Our blended learning approach combines online teaching, interactive webinars, face-to-face theory and practical training to develop cutting-edge skills.
pick your path
Get your Personal Training Diploma, become a Group Exercise Instructor, or a Pool Lifeguard; all in one place.
here for you
Learn from experienced industry experts in-person and online who are here to support you with every step of your learning.
the virgin active academy at mansion house
An industry-leading Academy needs a world-class location and Mansion House in London fits the bill. Collaborate with other professionals, meet industry experts and develop your skills in our brand new training rooms, studio facilities and specialised gyms with state-of-the-art equipment.
in the club
Live the Virgin Active lifestyle during your time with our Academy. Inclusive with your membership, you'll get access to our top exercise experiences, ranging from Grid Training, Reformer Pilates, Yoga, Cycle to Boxing.
your career journey
Academy graduates will be connected with our Fitness and PT recruitment managers to line up future gigs including early access to internal Virgin Active roles.
reserve your spot
Courses will fill quickly. To get an alert the moment spaces open, drop your email below.