Leadership Institute delivers quality assurance seminar to fitness training providers

The Leadership Institute hosted in Riyadh a two-day seminar on quality assurance open to all fitness training providers operating in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. This two-day introductory training course on the role of Internal and external verifiers supports Leadership Institute’s mission to empower and develop the quality of the fitness education in Saudi Arabia.

During the workshop, Mr. Peter Davies, EuropeActive’s lead verifier explained how training providers can be accredited by SaudiReps to be allowed to operate in Saudi Arabia. The purpose of the quality assurance system is that students achieve the learning outcomes of the courses they join, and these outcomes meet Saudi fitness standards requirements. Mr. Davies shared the steps and documents required to ensure fitness training providers can apply successfully for SaudiREPS accreditation.

The Leadership Institute is the leading and enabling sports educational institute which aim to build and elevate the capabilities of sports professionals, managers and leaders in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The institute provides development, educational and training programs for local talents and professionals to achieve regional and global recognitions and position KSA as a top sports hub worldwide.

SaudiReps is the official Register of Exercise Professionals in Saudi Arabia. The register is managed by Leadership Institute, entity under the General Sports Authority and responsible for the technical supervision of the Saudi Fitness Standards in cooperation with the Standards Committee. The Saudi Fitness Standards Committee is a non-profit Industry representative group that collaborates in the development of Occupational Standards for fitness professions in Saudi Arabia.