Gallagher specialises in providing insurance for health and performance professionals. Over the past 10 years we have been instrumental in developing insurance and risk protection programs that identify and address the risks associated within the strength training sector.

We are delighted to offer exclusive, tailored insurance cover to Recomp-certified coaches, with 12 months' combined professional indemnity (PI) and public liability (PL) insurance.

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Policy Exclusions

Please note that this policy does not cover:

  • Activities for which you are not qualified
  • Activities which do not fall under the Recomp Certification scope of practice
  • Anyone working for you (Employees and Contractors/ Subcontractors)
  • Liability assumed under contract unless agreed in writing by us
  • Activities unrelated to your Recomp scope of practice
  • Owners/ Operators of commercial fitness facilities, including home studios
  • Exercise professionals who buy/ sell/ hire fitness equipment and/ or machinery
  • Use of steroid or illicit drugs
  • International operations (Australian Fitness activities only) including online training

Policy Prerequisites

Prerequisites of obtaining Base Level Certification:

  • Cert 4 in Fitness; OR
  • Level 1 ASCA certification; AND
  • A Recomp accredited certificate in body recomposition training

Prerequisites of obtaining High Level Certification:

  • 2 years' experience Coaching/Personal Training (with weights) as your full time / primary occupation;
  • Pass Recomp's Strength Performance Assessment;
  • Pass Recomp's 8-week Recomposition Assessment (a measured substantial improvement in body composition in 8 weeks of self-prescribed diet and training); AND
  • Pass the ISSN Sports Nutritionist Exam

You must hold appropriate qualifications to practice in this specialized industry. Minimum level of qualifications may vary based on your intended prescribed strength/fitness coaching activities. Contact Gallagher to confirm your qualifications meet your desired coaching activities.