Commercial Training Operations Manager appointed
Lifetime Training has appointed Mark Newman as its new Operations Manager.
As Operations Manager, Newman will lead Lifetime’s ever-expanding commercial training team, overseeing its full-time and freelance tutors who are located around the UK. The role includes responsibility for developing and driving the delivery of the quality, innovative qualifications for which Lifetime is renowned, as well as overseeing course scheduling, venue management and corporate bookings, and maintaining strong relationships with awarding bodies, external verifiers and internal quality teams.
Newman has extensive and diverse experience within the fitness sector including recent roles such as Programme Leader for the Sport and Exercise Science Courses at Petroc College, Fitness & Injury Rehabilitation Officer atDerbyshire Fire & Rescue Service and Health Promotion Specialist at NHS Telford & Wrekin.
In addition, Newman has a plethora of health and fitness based qualifications including a BA (Hons) in Sport & Recreation Development Degree. He is a qualified Personal Trainer, Cardiac Rehab and Exercise Referral instructor and has recently completed a BSc in Applied Sports Therapy.
Commenting on his new role, Mark Newman said: “I want to contribute to building on the superb reputation of Lifetime’s education programme ensuring that, as a company, we are known for providing quality fitness education and building excellent relationships. The energy and the enthusiasm of the team combined with the professionalism and progressive outlook of the company is something that was a real attraction. I’m excited by the diverse nature of the role and the opportunity to contribute to further establishing Lifetime Training as a market leading training provider.”
Commercial Director Mike Jones added: “The Operations Manager role is a pivotal hire for our expanding Commercial Team. Mark’s energy and enthusiasm to innovate and his passion for delivering a world-class learner experience will help us to further cement our reputation as a quality training provider to the fitness industry.”
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Lifetime Training is one of the UK’s largest vocational training providers. Established in 1995, it now delivers innovative training programmes to more than 20,000 people a year. More than 250 Lifetime trainers and tutors work directly with learners at over 3,000 workplaces and educational centres in order to deliver on both educational and business needs. Lifetime Training is the 2014 Flame Awards Supplier of the Year.
For further information contact:
Abigail Harris at Big Fish Public Relations
Tel: 07738 331019