FAQs

    How many CECs or CPDs will I get?

    Fitness Australia CEC

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    Fitness Australia awards CEC points and REPs NZ awards CPD points for successfully completing our courses. Below is the amount allocated to each course.

    Name of Course:Length of Course:
    Punchfit® Trainer Course Level 1 = 6 CECs and 10 CPDs8 hours
    Punchfit® Group Fitness Boxing = 6 CECs6 hours
    GROUPX® Combat Level 1A = 3 CECs4 hours
    GROUPX® Combat Level 1B = 4 CECs4 hours
    Kick Pad™ Instructor Course = 6 CECs6 hours
    GROUPX® in the Gym = 3 CECs4 hours
    Punch Pad™ Instructor Course = 5 CECs6 hours

     

    Managing Director Note:  Certification Points are allocated by time, not by authentic knowledge or skill transfer.  Some of our lowest awarded CEC courses are our highest skill and knowledge courses.

    Do you do private courses?

    Yes we do, you only need a minimum of 10 students and a private course can be arranged in your gym/studio.
    Call us toll free (cost of local call only) on 13 000 (LEARN) 53276 to discuss the possibilities of Punchfit® coming to you!

    The following courses are available:

    Name of Course:Length of Course:
    Punchfit® Trainer Course Level 1 = 6 CECs |10 CPDs8 hours
    Punchfit® Group Fitness Boxing = 6 CECs6 hours
    GROUPX® Combat Level 1A = 3 CECs4 hours
    GROUPX® Combat Level 1B = 4 CECs4 hours
    Kick Pad™ Instructor Course = 6 CECs6 hours
    GROUPX® in the Gym = 3 CECs4 hours
    Punch Pad™ Instructor Course = 5 CECs6 hours

     

    What are the start times and locations of your courses?

    Punchfit® offer courses at over 60 locations Australia wide. Course start times vary between morning and afternoon.

    Checkout our course calendar for more info.

     

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    I have already attended a different boxing course in the past, is it still necessary for me to complete the Punchfit® Trainer Course prior to attending any of the instructor courses?

    Yes, irrespective of any previous boxing experience, the additional technical knowledge and training you’ll gain from the Punchfit® course will ensure fun, correct and safe training methods.

    What equipment is required for each course?

    All equipment is supplied by your Punchfit® Presenter or you can buy your own at reduced prices by registering for Wholesale pricing at Punch Equipment®.

    Punchfit® Trainer Course Level 1: 1 x set of Trophy Getters™ Gloves + 1 set of Thumpas® Focus Pads.

    Trophy Getters

    Trophy Getters® Commercial Gloves with precision handfit, attached thumbs, deluxe padded palms, waterproof linings, full wrap solid velcro wrist this unit comes in many sizes and colours.

    Focus Pads for Boxing

    These ambidextrous pads have an ergonomic curve to catch those slippery beginners punches. Light and fast these pads are easy on/off with a special palm grip control mound. Sizes: M & L

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Punchfit® Group Fitness Boxing: 2 x sets of Commercial grade Punchfit® Hybrid Glove/Pad

    Boxing Gloves and Pads

    These greatly reducing equipment layout requirements – zero change over downtime and vastly lower skill requirements to complete a highly enjoyable workout compared with traditional glove and pad workouts.

     

     

     

    GROUPX® Combat Level 1A: 1 x ManShield™ + 1 x set of Debt Collectors® fingerless mitts
    GROUPX® Combat Level 1B: 1 x ManShield™ + 1 x set of Debt Collectors® fingerless mitts

    Punching Kick Shield

    The GROUPX® ManShield™ will be the most used piece of equipment in your PT bag. With it’s anti-cork barrier and unique face for uppercuts and chokes – this pad will become your spare ‘partner’ for training clients.

    Debt Collectors

    These fingerless Mitts allow your clients to grapple and grab hold the ManShield™. They also allow your clients to drink without taking their gloves off!

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Kick Pad™ Instructor Course: 1 x Trophy Getters® Gloves + 1 x GROUPX® ManShield@ + 1 x Thai Pads

     

    Trophy Getters Boxing Gloves

    Trophy Getters® Commercial Gloves with precision handfit, attached thumbs, deluxe padded palms, waterproof linings, full wrap solid velcro wrist this unit comes in many sizes and colours.

    Curved Thai Pads

    Punch innovative curved pillow face to catch kicks & punches, these light-weight Thai Pads are perfect for fitness workouts.

    Man Shield for MMA

    The ManShield™ is perfect for all genres of training, such as solo, partner, mass classes and strapping to a tree to use as a bag!

    How do I receive my electronic certificate once I pass my course?
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    Punchfit Trainer Course – Level 1 Certificate Sample

    Once you have booked your course, you will receive an email with your log in details. You can manage your booking from here, transferring if needed.

    Upon completion of your course, you will receive an email stating how to download your certificate (this is sent within a 7 day period but is usually done within a 72 hours). You then download your certificate under your log in details.

    If you have lost your log in details – please click on Lost Password? under the LOG IN section.

    Now you will never lose your invoice or certificate!

    Benefits of our new electronic certificate:

    • Instantly downloadable upon successful course completion
    • Printable – A4 size  so it is cost effective
    • 100% self-managed
    • Always on file – under your username/passcode access to www.punchfit.com.au
    • Just download the PDF whenever you need it – even on your smartphone, when out and about!

    Please allow up to 7 days for all the course paperwork to be finalised – although most certificates are released within 72 hours.

    The electronic certificate has eradicated the following:

    1. Last minute bookings (within 10 working days of course) receive their certificate up to 1 month later via Australia Post
    2. Re-issued certificates being mailed out were being crushed – despite our best efforts in packaging
    3. Can be re-issued at NO COST!  You just log in……how easy is that!
    4. On-line process allows us to keep prices stable on maximum CEC allocation courses – inspite of rising costs
    How can I book if I do not have access to the internet?

    The only way to book a course is if you book on-line and accept our terms and conditions of booking at the checkout.  We can not do this on your behalf.

    As our new website is mobile and tablet friendly – this should make our website accessible to most.

    Please go to your nearest internet cafe or ask a friend/family member to use their computer if you can’t access through any other way.

     

    What do I need to bring to the course on the day?
    Punchfit with gloves & carry bag

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    All equipment is supplied on the day.  Due to safety considerations only the gear supplied can be used.
    You have the option to purchase the course gear at reduced prices.
    Simply ring 13 000 (PUNCH) 78624  and  press 1 for sales/enquiries to find out how.

    The following items will make your day more comfortable:

    1. Covered athlete shoes
    2. Comfortable training clothes
    3. Towel
    4. Water
    5. Packed lunch – the 30 minute break may not allow enough time to go to shops
    6. Doctors clearance certificate if you have an injury – otherwise you must learn by watching from the side
    How can Punchfit® help me with my business?

    Once you complete one of courses you become legible for the following:

    • Automatically adds you to Is your Trainer Qualified?  directory service on www.punchfit.com.au
    • Unlimited access to Punch Equipment®’s wholesale prices so you can on-sell to your clients
    • Gives you access to our Club Punchfit® Memberships

     

     

    Can we sell equipment required for the Punchfit® Classes?

    Yes the Club Punchfit® Commercial and Club Punchfit® PT Licence includes ‘best-buy’ exclusive registered wholesale access online at www.punchequipment.com.  See the examples below on how you can further your income by becoming a re-seller.

    Punchfit® Hybrid Glove:Pad

    Punchfit® Hybrid Glove/Pad: Your clients may want to purchase their own gloves – be a one-stop-shop and on-sell to make your PT Business more viable.

    Sell for AUD RRP $99.99 per pair
    (P.O.A for wholesale at www.punchequipment.com)

     

    Urban QuickWraps

    Urban Quick Wraps: Take the hassle out of wrapping hands with these ‘quick wraps’. The extra padding over the knuckles gives that extra protection to your beginner clients.

    Sell for AUD RRP $14.99 per pair
    (P.O.A for wholesale at www.punchequipment.com)