Group Exercise Leader (GEL)

Group Exercise Leader (GEL)

Regular price Dhs. 3,150.00
Tax included.
  • Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology
  • The principles of fitness and training
  • Health and Safety
  • How to interpret music and beats
  • Structuring choreography
  • Planning safe and effective group fitness classes
  • Coaching and teaching skills for leading a group class
  • An introduction to various group training formats ie: Bootcamp, Circuit training, HIIT group training … etc

You will be able to register with REPS UAE as a Group Fitness Instructor – Category D (Freestyle)

If you are already registered with REPS, the GEL Certification grants you 16 CPD points towards your ongoing professional development credits that are required to keep you active on the REPS register.

  • Multiple-choice theory exam
  • Practical presentation teaching a short group fitness class
At the end of the course, you will be assessed based on a Multiple Choice Theory Exam as well as a short practical presentation where you will use your new skills to teach a small section of a group fitness class to your peers.

After successfully completing both theory and practical exams, your GEL Certification will enable you to register with REPS UAE / REPS Saudi and Internationally portable through ICREPS.

The GEL qualification is also the pre-requisite and required step to teach in many group fitness studios, health clubs and boutique studios. It is also a pre-requisite to train in group fitness programs like Zumba, Piloxing, Barre, Mossa, Les Mills, HIX Boxing, HIX Burn … etc

So what are you waiting for?
Come as you are… leave ready to lead and inspire!

We have the following courses running. Select a date that is best for you!
Session 1: 25th Sep 2020
Session 2: 5th Nov 2020

At MeFitPro we are dedicated to providing outstanding education & training courses. Accredited by REPs UAE, we are an internationally recognised education & training provider for fitness professionals. Established in 2003, MeFitPro is a fitness industry leader in Middle East & we proud to provide education & training courses in the following locations:

  • United Arab Emirates: Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Sharjah & Ras Al-Khaimah
  • Kingdom Saudi Arabia
  • Kuwait
  • Egypt
  • Bahrain
  • Jordan
  • Lebanon
  • Oman
  • Qatar

It has been an honour to be recognised for our commitment to education & we have received several awards which has included: 

2020 UAE Youth Sports & Fitness Awards
2019/20 Fitness Training Provider of The Year
2018 Best Fitness Facility – Men’s Health & Women’s Health Magazine at the 2018 Fit Awards
2018 Best Fitness Event – Men’s Health & Women’s Health Magazine at the 2018 Fit Awards
2018 Best Sports/Fitness Event – at the 2019 UAE Teen Sports and Fitness Awards

In 2004 we founded “MEFIT” the region’s largest annual Health & Fitness event. “MEFIT” is an event which showcases the latest in product innovation within the industry. Fitness industry experts from around the world provide the latest education to Personal Trainers, Group Fitness Instructors, Club Management Leaders and Pro-Consumers. We also launched the “MEFIT Teen Summit” in 2016, which attracted over 900+ teenagers from both local and international schools in the UAE, with the aim to educate and inspire health & Fitness amongst teenagers in the region. “MEFIT Teen Summit” was recognized as ‘Best Sports/Fitness Event’ at the 2019 UAE Teen Sports and Fitness Awards. In 2019 MEFIT was also launched in Egypt with huge success and we continue to grow this event around the region.


Amazing courses enjoyed every second. Cannot thank the trainers enough.

Stephanie C

I came feeling nervous not knowing what to expect... I left with so much knowledge & feeling part of 1 big family!

Kevin O

I'm so proud that I'm about to get certified from such a significant institution.

Mustafa A


Head over to our FAQ Section to have update on your queries. If you do not find the right answers feel free to contact us. 

YES! PTA Global Diploma in Personal Training is recognised worldwide, and the only course in the region that is additionally recognised in the USA and Canada.

You will receive an email from our expert education team with a login for your online PTA Global portal. You will also receive a step by step study guide and an introduction to your assigned fully dedicated MEFITPRO team member who will guide you through your diploma.

YES! We are all about supporting our students learning journey and have a wide rage of payment options to make this as easy as possible.
Contact our education team for more details:

MEFITPRO has a recruitment division that offers our graduates the opportunity for full time positions in the Middle East. Please note that there is no guarantee of employment as it all depends on the trainer profile our client requires.

YES of course! Contact our education team for this option.