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How Boxing For Fitness Certification Works &

FAQs

HOW CAN I LEARN HOW TO TEACH BOXING IN AN ONLINE COURSE?

Our extremely popular online course is loved by our students across the world! It never expires, go at your own pace, and on your own time.

Each level of the online course is 60 videos featuring Tony Jeffries and Glenn Holmes. The pre-recorded videos are detailed but short with verbal instructions, you can take your time to practice and perfect from anywhere in the world. 

 

WHAT IS BOXING FOR FITNESS?

It is a combination of the principles of professional-boxing training + functional-fitness training to form a unique training regime.

The course will provide you with the necessary knowledge, understanding, skills, and hands-on training behind boxing as functional fitness training.

Your clients don’t need to have ever boxed, you'll learn how to  teach them to throw punches correctly and help them reach their fitness goals in a high intensity, non-contact, and FUN workout!

 

HOW CAN I LEARN HOW TO TEACH BOXING WORKOUTS IN A 1 or 2-DAY LIVE COURSE?

We will spend a full day demonstrating, practicing & drilling the basics of boxing. You will then get hands-on experience at teaching those skills within our method.

You will not become a professional in one day, but you will gain a system and format to then take away and practice and utilize.

You get access to our Video library so you never forget anything that you learn on the day! This course will properly start you on a journey of teaching boxing.

 

WILL I BE ABLE TO TEACH/COACH AMATUER & PRO BOXERS?

No, our method is a non-contact, non-combat boxing for fitness certification course. You will learn the fundamentals of boxing - demonstrating, practicing & drilling the basics of boxing and how to at teach those skills within our method. There is no sparring or contact.

You will not become a professional in one day, but you will gain a system and format to then take away and practice and utilize in your boxing for fitness workouts with your clients.

 

DO I NEED ANY BOXING EXPERIENCE BEFORE I START THE COURSE?

No, the course is open to everyone, no boxing experience or knowledge necessary, it will help of course if you do, but we designed to teach the basics from the very start.

 

DO I NEED TO BE A CERTIFIED PERSONAL TRAINER TO APPLY?

No, a PT certification is not necessary, but this course will give you education credits towards a personal trainer certification.

 

DO I NEED TO BE PHYSICALLY FIT?

It will help if you are in shape, but it is not essential, a willingness to learn is the most important thing. You will be required to sign a Waiver of Liability

 

HOW DOES THE ONLINE COURSE WORK?

You watch video lessons and demonstrations then answer multiple choice questions before moving onto the next lesson, you practice the moves taught when it is convenient for you.

Each level of the online course is 60 videos featuring Tony Jeffries and Glenn Holmes. The pre-recorded videos are detailed but short with verbal instructions, you can take your time to practice and perfect from anywhere in the world.

Online students are held accountable, you are required to submit 4 videos of yourself demonstrating what you have learned.  You'll be given clear instructions on what is expected of you and tips on how to film your demo video (on your smartphone) and how to teach your partner on mitts.   Allow up to 72 hours to be graded by Tony, Glenn of Kerrie.

A few attendees fail their first video submission uploads and the guys give them constructive feedback and pointers to they need to work on before re-submitting a new video for grading.   

More details for the online course and sign up are here ONLINE COURSES

 

DOES THE ONLINE COURSE EXPIRE? HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO COMPLETE?

No it does not expire, there is no time limit to complete.  Most attendees finish each level in a few weeks, which is optimal. Taking the BNBA online course is very convenient but completion time depends on your  level of commitment and discipline to practice and get it finished in a timely amount of time.

 

WHAT EQUIPMENT DO I NEED TO DO THE ONLINE COURSE?

You need to use your own mitts and boxing gloves and a pair of 180" hand wraps.

You will need a good internet connection.

You will need a partner, when it comes time to submit your video, to demonstrate your hand wrapping, and mitt work technique. and your new teaching skills for grading. 

Note: There is an entire heavy bag section in the level 1 online course. However, you are not required to have a heavy bag, and you do not have to submit a video on it, instead you will submit a video of you shadow boxing. 

 

WHO WILL BENEFIT FROM TAKING THIS CERTIFICATION?

The Box 'N Burn Academy is designed for fitness enthusiasts, personal trainers, fitness professionals, boxing enthusiasts and fitness business owners who want to learn how to teach highly effective boxing workouts.

We combine the principles of professional boxing training and functional fitness training to form a unique certification course.

You will add to your knowledge base and add a new skill set to offer variety to your client sessions.

Fun, high-intensity workouts increase your client fitness level, satisfaction, retention and word-of-mouth reputation which in turn, increases your revenue as a fitness professional.

The comprehensive, hands-on live courses and the virtual courses will prepare you to teach boxing fitness to clients, boxers, friends & family, in a private or group settings. 

You will learn how to structure safe and effective Box N Burn classes, the same as those  we offer in our highly-successful, world class Box N Burn fitness and boxing gyms in Los Angeles.  

 

WHY SHOULD I INVEST MY TIME & MONEY TO BECOME CERTIFIED?

Boxing for fitness is one of the most popular workouts out there, so do not get left behind. Adding a new skill set allows you to stay ahead of your competition.

You'll be able to offer more variety to your client sessions, keeping their interest high, they will want to keep coming back for more.

Fun, high-intensity boxing workouts increase your client fitness level and confidence. 

Customer satisfaction increases your client retention and word-of-mouth reputation which in turn, strengthens your brand name and increases your revenue as a fitness professional.

Courses are approved for CEUs, CECs and REPS education credits towards your personal trainer certification.

The cost of courses could be a tax deductible expense. Speak to your accountant about writing off the cost, if it is in connection with your work as a personal trainer.

You will see a return on your investment (ROI) in no-time.

 

WHERE ARE THE LIVE COURSES HELD? 

Live, hands-on courses are usually held twice per year in Los Angeles and we also hold courses across the world. Click link to view our upcoming Live Course Schedule - please note that due to COVID-19 safety restrictions our current offerings are limited.

If you want us to come to your gym in the USA or anywhere else in the world, click link to learn more about hosting an Academy course at your facility.

 

WOULD YOU COME TO MY CITY/COUNTRY TO TEACH A LIVE COURSE?

Yes, live, hands-on courses can be held at your facility anywhere in the world.

If you do not own your gym, ask your local gym if they are willing to host a course.

Click link to learn more about hosting an Academy course at your facility - we advertise these courses on our website - they are open to all.

If you want a course exclusive to you and your team, please see Private courses below...

 

WOULD YOU TEACH ME/MY TEAM PRIVATELY?

Yes, we offer Private Academy course where we come to your gym to train you and your trainers. 

You choose when and where this exclusive course will be held. You will be required to pay a fee and air travel, hotel and expenses for Tony Jeffries and Glenn Holmes to travel to you.

If you prefer to travel to our gym in Santa Monica for a private all-day academy, please mention that in your inquiry form here... Private Academy course

 

HOW LONG IS THE LIVE COURSE?

Each level of the course is 1 full day of hands-on training and runs from 9:30 am – 5pm. 

There are several small breaks throughout the day and there is a 1 hour break for lunch.

 

WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING TO THE LIVE COURSE?

Bring your own mitts, boxing gloves and hand wraps to use at the live course, if you do not have your own, we have those for you to purchase at a discounted price. Note: we no longer offer equipment for rent, due to COVID health and safety concerns.

Wear what you would normally wear to the gym to work out. Bring your own lunch, drinks and snacks. You will receive a free notepad and pen for note taking.

 

WHAT ARE THE HEALTH BENEFITS FOR MY CLIENTS?

Boxing helps burn fat and tone muscle in a short amount of time – clients gain a firm butt, a smaller waist, toned arms, and a lean sexy body. 

Boxing fitness classes are a great cardiovascular workout for weight loss, stronger heart, and lungs, increased bone density, reduced stress, reduced risk of heart disease and some types of cancer, temporary relief from depression and anxiety, and better sleep. 

Boxing releases aggression and manages stress by getting your endorphins pumping. 

Your clients will be more confident about how they look and  will feel like a badass!

 

DO YOU REQUIRE ME TO SIGN A WAIVER OF LIABILITY?

Yes. All participants in both the live and online courses are required to read and sign our WAIVER OF LIABILITY before commencing any LIVE or ONLINE course.

 


   

HOW MANY CONTINUING EDUCATION UNITS (CEUS / CECS) ARE YOU APPROVED FOR EACH LEVEL?

If you are a fitness professional and belong to any of these accredited organizations both Level 1 and Level 2 are approved for the following CEUs (Continuing Education Units):


NASM APPROVED CEUs:

  • BNBA Live Level 1 Course: 0.7
  • BNBA Live Level 2 Course: 0.7
  • BNBA Live Level 1 & 2 Course combined: 1.4
  • BNBA Live Level 3 Course: pending
  • BNBA Online Level 1 & 2 combined:  0.9

AFAA APPROVED CEUs:

  • BNBA Live Level 1 Course: 7
  • BNBA Live Level 2 Course: 7
  • BNBA Live Level 1 & 2 Course combined: 14
  • BNBA Live Level 3 Course: pending
  • BNBA Online Level 1 & 2 combined: 9

ISSA APPROVED CEUs:

  • BNBA Live Level 1 Course: 8 units
  • BNBA Live Level 2 Course: 8 units
  • BNBA Live Level 1 & 2 Course combined: 16
  • BNBA Live Level 3 Course: pending
  • BNBA Online Courses:  pending

ACE APPROVED CEUs:

  • BNBA Live Level 1 course: 0.7 credit
  • BNBA Live Level 2  course: 0.7 credit
  • BNBA Live Level 1 & 2 Course combined: 1.4
  • BNBA Live Level 3 course: pending
  •  BNBA Online Level 1 course: 2 credits
  • BNBA Online Level 2 course: pending 

FITNESS AUSTRALIA APPROVED CECs:

  • BNBA Live Level 1 course: 12 units
  • BNBA Live Level 2  course: pending
  • BNBA Live Level 1 & 2 Course combined: pending
  • BNBA Live Level 3 course: pending
  • BNBA Online Level 1 course: pending
  • BNBA Online Level 2 course: pending   

PTA Global 7 CEC for fitness trainers continued education

PTA GLOBAL  APPROVED CECs:

  • 7 CECs (pending update) 

REPS training provider - The Registered Exercise Professionals directory

REPS UK APPROVED POINTS:

  • BNBA LIVE LEVEL 1 COURSE: 10 CPD points
  • All other courses - pending

 


 

PAYMENTS, REFUNDS & CANCELLATIONS:

 

DO YOU HAVE A PAYMENT PLAN OPTION?

Yes, you can choose the x3 monthly payments option. At checkput, when you place your order, you will pay one-third of the total, then we will autimatically charge you the next third in 30 days and the final and third payment in 60 days (that is 3 payments in 60 days).

NOTE: We offer the payment plan as a courtesy to you, and ask that you make a note of the due dates for your next payment instalments so you have sufficient funds in your bank account. If your payments are overdue by 4 weeks we will deactivate your access to the online course and you will not be refunded.

 

CAN I GET A REFUND IF I CANCEL?

CANCELLATION & REFUND POLICY:

Live Courses: Cancellations made at least 2 weeks before the live course date, only if the course is not sold out, can be refunded in full via PayPal or Stripe, credited towards a future live course, or credited towards our online course.

Cancellations made less than 2 weeks before the course date, or anytime after the date we announced that the course had sold out on our Instagram, are eligible for a credit towards our online course but otherwise will not be refunded.

Online Courses: All sales are final.

E-mail [email protected] if you wish to cancel or have any questions.

 

DO YOU HAVE A MONEY BACK GUARANTEE?

Yes. Box ‘N Burn Academy prides itself on providing real value for every student who partakes in the course. With reasonable and fair requests, we offer a money back guarantee to all students who feel they did not receive their money’s worth after taking the course.

To receive your refund, e-mail [email protected] within 30 days of the start date of the course stating the reason as to why the course was not what you expected.

Students requesting money back must forfeit their original Box ‘N Burn Academy Certificate of Certification, wraps and t-shirt. These materials must be sent back within 30 days of the course start date. You will also lose access to the Box ‘N Burn Academy Online Trainer Area & Box ‘N Burn Academy Facebook group.

 


PRIVACY & OPPORTUNITIES:

 

DO YOU HAVE AN AFFILIATE PROGRAM?

We do have an online affiliate program for the Box ‘N Burn Academy. Please contact us: [email protected] for more information on how to become an affiliate.

 

DO YOU OFFER FRANCHISE OPPORTUNITIES?

No. We often get asked by our certified trainers if we intend to offer franchises, currently we do not offer franchise opportunities.

 

DO YOU GUARANTEE TO PROTECT MY PRIVACY & CONDUCT YOUR BUSINESS IN A PROFESSIONAL MANNER?

We take your privacy very seriously, please read our PRIVACY & COOKIE POLICY before continuing use on this website or purchasing a course. Please also refer to our CODE OF ETHICS.

AFTER YOU BECOME CERTIFIED

You will receive the following benefits

WHAT DO I GET AFTER COMPLETING LEVEL 1?

Level 1 Certified Trainers Get...

+ DIGITAL LEVEL 1 CERTIFICATE

+  EXCLUSIVE ACCESS TO  L1 CERTIFIED TRAINER SECTION ON OUR WEBSITE 

+ PRIVATE FACEBOOK GROUP FOR PEER SUPPORT

+  MARKETING MATERIALS & CONTINUED CAREER SUPPORT

+ COURSE DIGITAL MANUAL w/ OVER 30 VIDEOS OF CONTINUED EDUCATION COVERING: BOXING TECHNIQUE & COACHING

+ FREE Level 1 merchandise:

  • Certified BNBA Trainer T-shirt
  • 1 pair of 180"  professional grade, BNBA custom boxing hand wraps.
  • Notepad, pen, wristband &  laptop stickers
  • Online Students Note: You can claim your merchandise after you become certified. You are responsible for the cost of shipping and handling of the Level 1 free merchandise.

 


WHAT DO I GET AFTER COMPLETING LEVEL 2?

Level 2 Certified Trainers Get...

+ DIGITAL LEVEL 2 CERTIFICATE

+  EXCLUSIVE ACCESS TO BOTH L1 AND L2 CERTIFIED TRAINER SECTIONS ON OUR WEBSITE 

+ COURSE DIGITAL MANUAL w/ OVER 30 ADVANCED  CONTINUED EDUCATION  VIDEOS

+ SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING STRATEGY & LEARN HOW TO GROW YOUR FITNESS BRAND ON INSTAGRAM

+ CAREER CONSULTATION CALL via Zoom / Facetime with Academy owners and educators Tony Jeffries or Glenn Holmes. Ask questions and get advice related to any area of your fitness industry career

 + FREE Level 2 merchandise:

  • Certified BNBA Trainer drawstring gym bag
  • 1 pair of 180"  professional grade, BNBA custom boxing hand wraps.
  • BNBA branded ‘pop socket’ to turn your phone into a practical training device.
  • Online Students Note: You can claim your merchandise after you become certified. You are responsible for the cost of shipping and handling of the Level 2 free merchandise. 

WHAT DO I GET AFTER COMPLETING LEVEL 3?

 

Level 3 Certified Trainers Get...

  • Level 3 Certification Certificate
  • Exclusive Access to Jump Rope Workouts package 
  • Professional photography and videography of the entire day that you can share on your social media.

 

 + FREE Level 3 merchandise:

  • BNBA Level 3 Swag Bag that contains:
    • Level 3 BNBA Event T-Shirt
    • Tony Jeffries Signature Jump Rope
    • Glenn Holmes Custom Collection Handwraps
  • Tony Jeffries Jump Rope Workouts Video Package

 

CAN I CALL MY CLASSES BOX ‘N BURN ONCE I’M CERTIFIED OR USE THE BOX ‘N BURN NAME?

Usage Guidelines:
As a certified trainer you can associate your classes with the Box ‘N Burn name in some instances, below are examples of what you can and can’t use, please let us know if you have any questions by emailing us at [email protected].

What you CAN use:
(CLASS NAME) by Box ‘N Burn certified trainer (YOUR NAME) – choose your own class name as long as it is not associated with Box ‘N Burn – for example: Boxing Fit by Box ‘N Burn certified trainer John Smith

Box ‘N Burn certified trainer (Your NAME) – (CLASS NAME) Class – Example: Box ‘N Burn certified trainer John Smith – Boxing Fit Class

What you CANNOT use:
Box ‘N Burn 
Box ‘N Burn (YOUR LOCATION) – Example: Box ‘N Burn Houston
Box ‘N Burn Academy
Box ‘N Burn Academy (YOUR LOCATION) – Example: Box ‘N Burn Academy Houston

 

 

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