Kettlebell Training Courses Glasgow

static1.squarespace-2Kettlebells are often used in explosive, swinging movements which utilise the whole bodies muscular system. The displacement of the weight from the hand requires that the stabilisers and synergystic muscles engage more with each movement.

Here at Bodycore Training we offer a kettlebell training course and have done so for some time now. In the time that we have been offering this course we have had many satisfied customers in Glasgow, with customers tell us that they made the right choice choosing us when they were deciding between our course and other kettlebell training courses elsewhere.

Our kettlebell training course covers both the techniques and the information that is required to be able to teach safe and effective kettlebell classes on one to one sessions.

The modules for this course are as follows:

  • The history of kettlebell training
  • The benefits of kettlebell training
  • The physiology of kettlebell training
  • Functional kettlebell exercises
  • Variations of kettlebell exercises
  • Planning kettlebell training sessions
  • Evaluating kettlebell training programmes
  • Teaching kettlebell exercises


The mentor who will be teaching you the kettlebell training course is called Graeme Cleland. Graeme has wrestled in the U.S and has a hands on, fundamental and practical approach to the science and art of kettlebells.

When you are on our kettlebell training course you will be required to demonstrate your ability to safely teach and perform a variety of kettlebell exercise.

You will be assessed teaching two of the following exercises:

  • Swing and figure 8
  • High pull and clean
  • Snatch and press
  • Windmill and turkish get up


Before your assessment you will be given a clear assessment criteria, we will also give you written and verbal feedback after your assessments. You will be given a case study that will be part of your assessment criteria, this has to be returned to us along with a portfolio of the work that you will be given on the course. After this has been returned and verified you will be provided with the certificate.

The certificate you will get

You will be provided with an Active IQ Level 2 certificate ion kettlebells.


In order for you to be suitable for the course you will need physical exertion and individual participation. You will need to hold a level 2 certificate in fitness instruction which may include:

  • Level 2 gym instructor
  • Level 2 exercise to music


If you only want to complete the training for fun or experience and you aren’t worried about getting a certificate then there are no formal pre-requisities for this programme.

Who the course is for

  • This course is suitable for adults who are aged 16+ and who want to pursue a career in the health and fitness sector
  • Fitness instructors who are looking for variety and a way of increasing their income
  • Fitness enthusiasts who wish to improve their own training and knowledge



Our prices

We charge competitive prices for this course and our customers regularly tell us that our prices are a fraction of other kettlebell training courses in Glasgow. More information on our prices can be found on our kettlebell course page.

Ask us a question

If you would like to ask us a question about the kettlebell training course that we offer in Glasgow then all you have to do is fill out our contact form. A member of our team will then get back to you soon afterwards.