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Student Discount Card

Posted: 12th Sep, 2018 by Liz Lee

TOTUM, the new name for the NUS extra card, brings you over 200 UK student discounts and comes with 1-year FREE ISIC unlocking over 42,000 international discounts. All Amac students booking the PT Career Package will receive one of these cards giving over 200 UK discounts on the brands you love. TOTUM has the best […]

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CIMSPA partner

Posted: 7th Jun, 2018 by Liz Lee

We are pleased to announce that we have been welcomed as an official CIMSPA Skills Development Partner. The Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity is the professional development body for the UK’s sport and physical activity sector. You will see the CPD points allocated to over 20 of our qualifications.

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Matrix Success!

Posted: 22nd Dec, 2017 by Liz Lee

We are delighted to announce that we have passed with flying colours the matrix inspection process that allows us to be accredited by the Matrix standard. This Standard provides a nationally recognised formal accreditation of our advice and support services.

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Study to be a PT, start now for free!

Posted: 21st Aug, 2015 by Nicola

Amac have ditched the deposit and increased the amazing value of our Personal Trainer Career Package. We are always looking for new ways to help our students overcome the barriers to accessing fitness qualifications whilst retaining high quality course provision and service. We now have a unique opportunity to offer 24+ Advanced Learning Loans with […]

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The Calories of Christmas

Posted: 16th Dec, 2014 by Dave Lee

Although the festive season is a time to be merry, nobody is immune to overindulging themselves. The following article suggests that it’s even possible to tot up 7000 calories on Christmas Day without really noticing. Even if we usually eat healthily it is very easy to binge on food and drink, especially at parties. Instead […]

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Get fit 2015

Posted: 2nd Dec, 2014 by Dave Lee

According to a recent article in the Guardian a whole host of new fitness trends are set to take hold in the New Year. However, it is body weight training that has been predicted as the biggest “craze”. Read more.

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What is in your sandwich?

Posted: 17th Nov, 2014 by Dave Lee

A study has shown that the quantity of salt in our lunchtime staple is often overlooked. Even sandwiches that are low in calories and fat might contain around 20% of an individual’s daily salt intake. Processed meats, cheeses and breads all contribute to these high sodium levels. Just one more thing to factor in when […]

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How alcohol measures up

Posted: 31st Oct, 2014 by Dave Lee

Most people are fully aware that alcohol is ‘empty calories’, providing little nutritional benefit. However, the quantity of calories in our favourite drinks is often overlooked. This is particularly alarming when totting up the beverages we might drink throughout the course of an evening. Just two pints of beer might equate to a small meal! […]

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A mouldy issue

Posted: 23rd Oct, 2014 by Dave Lee

Read this article if you’ve ever found yourself contemplating eating something that’s passed its best. Learn to decipher when it’s okay to just remove the mould or still cook with “iffy” ingredients rather than throwing them away.

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Breakfast juice

Posted: 14th Oct, 2014 by Dave Lee

An Australian study has shown that the regular consumption of fruit juice may have negative impacts on blood pressure. It has been suggested that even one glass per day contains excessive levels of sugar and could increase an individual’s risk of heart problems. Although more research is needed to support this study, this does reiterate […]

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