In order to fill-up the demand gap of the trained and educated fitness trainers The Mantra Institute of Health and Fitness Management (MIHFM) was formed.
"On the recommendation of the Board of Assessment for Educational Qualification, the Government of India has decided that all the qualifications awarded through Distance Education of the Universities established by an Act of Parliament or State Legislature ,Institutions Deemed to be Universities under Section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956 and Institutions of National Importance declared under an Act of Parliament stand automatically recognized for the purpose of employment to posts and services under the Central Government, provided it has been approved by Distance Education Council."
The affiliation to NSOU empowers the Mantra Institute of Health and Fitness Management (MIHFM) to offer Certificate course / Diploma and bachelors Degree course spanning from 6 months to 2 years in the area of health, wellness and fitness management and allied areas touching upon all aspects of physical and mental well-being of human body.
This being a course of non-conventional nature the focus and our policy has dual objectives namely, to spread the awareness of healthy mind in a healthy body in a structured way and secondly providing an opportunity to the vast section of young population for enabling them to be economically independent and spread the message of wellness, who, otherwise can not avail the other conventional course owing to various limitations.
The institutes being supported by a full fledged State-of-the-Art Gym, along with the theory classes, the students undergo compulsory high quality practical training with proper equipments.
This is a skill specific and job oriented non conventional course which has the potential of high demand and high growth.
Along with the course curriculum, the candidates have to undergo compulsory practical training under instructor and have to prepare a project report on practical training.
Passed 10+2 examination
Evolution will be made on the basis of internal assessment as well as Term-End Examination. 30% of marks are reserved for internal assessment in each paper. The student will be sent for internship for at least 60 hours at various Mantra branches and suitable Mantra franchises. The performance feedback report will be further assessed. Examination will be of 600 marks (500 marks theory and 100 marks practical). Minimum pass mark will be 35% in each paper.
Fitness and wellness industry in India, unlike developed countries, are dominated and dictated by quacks who has no formal training, education and certification from recognized bodies in imparting fitness training to consumers in line with the industry standard followed elsewhere. As a result, in many cases consumers fail to receive the value for money and the benefits they deserve for the time, effort and money invested by them.
Govt. of India is seriously concerned and for the benefit of the consumers contemplating to introduce some uniform standards and good practice for the fitness professionals.
Therefore, there is tremendous scope and opportunities for trained professionals to meet the rising demand of the industry, the market needs more and more trained and educated fitness professionals
Mantra Life Style Health Club all along being an established resource for both fitness professionals and consumers; had been providing comprehensive, unbiased scientific research oriented training impacting the fitness industry.