Innovative Blended
Learning Institute for
Fitness Professionals

We help people reach higher and achieve more with our innovative blended learning courses for Fitness Instructors, Personal Training, Strength & Conditioning Coaches, and Health Coaches.​

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All education courses are available online during COVID-19
APEC is committed to keeping you safe and supporting your educational journey through a challenging time like COVID-19, your education pathways are our No. 1 focus.

APEC Online Courses

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Diploma in Personal Training

Physical activity and exercise are fundamental to health, human flourishing, and sporting performance.

Diploma in Strength & Conditioning

Strength and conditioning involves an in depth exploration of exercise programming and the human body to maximise sporting performance.

Diploma in Health Coaching

Health coaching is the use of evidence-based skillful conversation, clinical interventions, and strategies to actively and safely engage clients in health behaviour change.

Diploma in Nutrition

Nutrition is the cornerstone of a healthy lifestyle and any performance goal. There is a large demand and expectation of various professionals to discuss nutrition with their clients

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Teams We Work With

We Help You Stay Healthy

The Trainers

Shane Cahill
Director of Education

Shane Cahill is the director of education and operations at APEC. An ex-professional athlete, Shane spent the majority of his professional rugby playing career in the UK playing in the RFU Aviva Premiership and Championship.

Sebastian Kanitz
German Regional Education Director

Sebastian is the German Regional Education Director at APEC. He oversees the delivery of the educational workshops and NASC courses in all Germany speaking countries in Europe. Sebastian studies Sports Scientist at the University of Leipzig.

Shane O’Rourke
Irish Education Manager

Shane is the Irish education manager at APEC. Shane has helped develop and implement the personal training academy and is also the performance nutritionist for the company.

John Downey
Research & Development Lead

John Downey is the education and quality lead for APEC. John is a lecturer and has an academic interest in evidence implementation, behavioural science, and the role of the fitness industry in health promotion.

Happy Faces of Happy Students

We have a long history of making our students succeed here are some of them and some recent reviews.


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Email: Tel: +353 (0)1 239 3256
IRE: Station House, Shankill Business Centre, Shankill, Dublin 18, Ireland D18 F6H9
UK: No. 13, 30 Queen Street, City of London, UK EC4R1BR

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