Placemade is Toronto’s #1 training studio for health and fitness professionals.
What is a training studio?
A training studio is a more intimate setting to work out and break a sweat in with a health and fitness professional. While many of these professionals might work out of a traditional gym setting, this may not be the right fit for everyone. Conducting a private session in a typical gym setting is challenging. This is mainly from running into space, timing, noise, distractions, and other issues.
WHY USE A TRAINING STUDIO?
Being able to deliver a high-quality user experience to a client is super important. It’s why many of these health and fitness pros search for places where they can provide the best experience during their time working with clients.
A private training studio offers just this. Providing a more personalized, intimate space dedicated to the client. This allows the health and fitness professional to deliver an effective and efficient session to them.
TRAINING STUDIO ADVANTAGES
A private training studio offers a high-quality experience that professionals and private clients will love and appreciate. Access to a dedicated private space means:
BETTER CLIENT SUPPORT
Health and fitness professionals and clients can focus better during their session. As well as have minimal noise, and distractions from others around them – while gaining more privacy.
BETTER CLIENT ENGAGEMENT
Professionals can deliver the best session for their clients with the utmost support. This is because of the additional levels of focus you gain. Which, in turn, provides the ability to communicate more freely.
WORK EFFECTIVELY AT ANY TIME
Health and fitness professionals will spend less time worrying about lack of space, and equipment. Which means they never have to leave their clients waiting around for someone else to finish their turn.
HAVE MORE FUN
A quality and flexible private space made for health and fitness professionals to work with their clients. This means more good vibes, great energy, and the best experience you can create for your clients.
KEY FEATURES OF A TRAINING STUDIO
As a health and fitness professional delivering a top-quality experience, it is essential to consider the space you bring your clients to. When looking for a private training studio, ensure adequate space for you and your client to train. In other words, to comfortably fitting you and a client should be roughly 200-300 square feet.
2. QUALITY EQUIPMENT
Without the proper tools to deliver your craft, delivering the client’s desired results will be challenging. Ensure the training studio has access to the types of equipment you are looking to use. For example, if you are a strength and conditioning coach who likes using a sled, ensure the training studio has access to adequate weights and tuft.
3. OPEN AVAILABILITY
As a health and fitness professionals, you understand more than ever that TIME IS MONEY! Make sure that timeslots you are looking to work with clients are available for you to access. A training studio that offers easy access to pre-booking your sessions ahead is always a bonus providing better consistency for your clients. Not to mention, a solid schedule for you.
The training studio you are looking for should provide the basic amenities you and your clients need to access — a shower for post-training cleanup, a tidy washroom and other accessory items you feel your client might need.
Being in the health and fitness industry, it is of the utmost importance that the training studio you are at has a high level of cleanliness and sanitation. As a professional, ensuring that the studio is regularly cleaned and provides disinfectants to wipe down surfaces and equipment pre and post workouts. Check that there is also good airflow to and from the space, and HEPA filters are present to reduce risks of poor air quality.
More than just the space as a professional, you aim to develop and grow. The training studio should showcase ways in which that can help you and your business grow. Ask questions: is there community support? Business development training? Networking opportunities? Pick a training studio that works with you to help you, and in return, you help them!
7. VIBE AND ATMOSPHERE
Feel the training studio out. As a health and fitness professional, ask yourself if this is a space that you would feel comfortable spending your time? Does the space have the look and feel you want your brand to represent? Are the other professionals in the space people you can see yourself connecting with? The vibe is often the least considered but of the most importance. You want to ensure the training studio you work with clients at has the right ambience you want. Tips for a great atmosphere: welcoming, friendly, good energy, good music = GREAT VIBE!
I love using this facility when I’m in town. Owner is amazing and so very accommodating. I use the space for video production and client connections. The community that uses the facility is also great and I think that speaks to the caliber of the company.
Beautiful space and great location! Celia has done a wonderful job creating a professional environment. Fitness trainers and health practitioners can network, and meet with their clients. This is why I highly recommend joining the community!
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