*What makes Rockbox different to other classes?
Rockbox keep our moves and routines simple but effective, therefore giving you as an instructor less time learning complicated choreography and more time giving your clients the energy giving, therapy fuelled workout thats for ALL levels of fitness, so very inclusive for all, also with the style of music we use we find is a very different class to the usual playlists. The gains from a Rockbox class are endless. From the obvious weight, inch loss and toning benefits, there is also an added element of huge stress relief that our clients have benefited from. This is why we call it our therapy session, improving confidence, reducing stress and anxieties, quality of sleep therefore aiding both the body and mind.
*Do all instructors teach the same?
Yes, all instructors will be given set tracks and choreo to perform in their classes, there are no variations its up to you to put your stamp and personality into the tracks. This ensures a consistent Rockbox experience.
*What qualifications do I need to become a Rockbox instructor?
We require a level 2 or equivalent to join one of our courses, we also ask for a 1 minute clip of you teaching current classes, and a 1 minute clip explaining why you would like to teach our brand and why you think you would be a good Rockbox instructor.
You will also need to be able to perform the class in its entirety along with your clients.
Is there a licence fee and does it expire?
Yes, and this is compulsory on a monthly basis to continue teaching, via direct debit and is your responsibility to ensure this is ongoing, this is a total of £18 per month.As soon as you qualify as an instructor this will start immediately, meaning you'll have access to new chores on a monthly basis, clothing, and the use of the Rockbox logo for promotional purposes.
What will I be assessed on?
On the course you will be assessed on a number of things, your musicality, performance and instructing of the techniques, creativity and energy, looking for your flow between movements, cueing and encouragement to the class.
The end of the day also involves a short written exam.
This course can be failed if we feel the criteria isn’t met.
How soon can I teach Rockbox ?
This is totally up to you and your work ethic and passion, once you have mastered the number of tracks required for a 45/60 min class you are free to Rock!!
Where do I get playlist music from?
Rockbox does not provide the music’s this must be purchased yourself, there are many apps such as Apple,Deezer,Spotify etc which are very affordable and accessible for your playlists
Do you need a music licence to teach Rockbox?
In most countries, unless your venue is already covered you will generally need a music licence because we use original tracks from well-known artists not cover versions (the music is one of the key selling points of Rockbox)
How do I promote my classes?
Promoting classes is the instructors responsibility and there are numerous ways to do this, social media, local papers and events to name a few.
What do I receive as a Rockbox instructor?
*Access to monthly choreography
*Discounts on merchandise
Access to our online Members' Area
Access to an exclusive Facebook support group
One-to-one support from a RockboxMentor or Account Manager
You could get £50 OFF training if you're eligible for the EMD UK bursary.