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Instructor training

Take your program to the next level

Our training gives instructors the skills to develop and deliver safe, engaging and effective group fitness classes on water. Upon completion of the course, instructors are equipped with the tools to confidently instruct Salti group fitness classes to your community.

Three training options available...

  • face-to-face intensive (2 Full days) 
  • Live zoom training (1 full day)
  • online training (self paced)

Eligible instructors will earn CEC's from Fitness Australia.

A Salti instructor...
✔ Encourages their community to get active
✔ Educates participants so they get the most effective workout
✔ Engages laughter and social interaction between participants
✔ Motivates and shares in our passion with their community

Salti instructors are motivating, positive, inspiring, caring and passionate and always provide and maintain a high standard of customer experience. They influence the mood of the class, they are the expert, the educator and client's key motivator.

By adding the Salti instructor training to your investment, your instructors will become leaders in your community and will gain the expertise to keep your clients engaged and returning. 

Learn to plan your own freestyle sessions and teach pre-choreographed classes that your clients will love.

Be led and mentored by our internationally renowned Master Trainer.

Open to anyone interested in further developing their knowledge of group fitness instructing.

Training recognised by Fitness Australia.

Assessments are a mix of theory and practical.

Access to the member portal with resources, class plans, exercise library and more.

Ongoing support from our team.

Connect with Salti instructors across the network in our private online forum.

Training options

Self-paced online

Learn in your own time.

  • 8-10 hours to complete 
  • 6 months access to the course content
  • Gain 3 CEC credits from Fitness Australia 
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LIve Zoom training

Fully interactive course via zoom.

  • 1 full day (8.30am - 4pm)
  • Practical assessment completed in own time 
  • Gain 6 CEC credits from Fitness Australia 


Two-day intensive training at your venue.

  • 2 full days (8.30am - 4pm)
  • A mix of theory and practical
  • Gain 9 CEC credits from Fitness Australia 

 Online and Zoom training requirements

Instructors will need...

Access to a swimming pool and a participant for your class  

A Salti Float or a stand up paddle board (SUP)

A phone or go-pro to record your assessment

Computer and stable internet connection

Can be located anywhere in the world to participate

Develop your group fitness knowledge


The training is open to anyone interested in further developing their knowledge of group fitness instructing. However we do suggest you are:

  • A qualified group fitness instructor
  • A yoga instructor
  • Personal trainer
  • Pilates instructor
  • Or equivalent

We also recommend prior experience teaching group fitness classes (land base or water).

You must be able to swim 25 metres unassisted and be confident in the water to participate. Instructors must be a registered group exercise/gym instructor to attain Fitness Australia CECs. If unsure, contact us to discuss.

What others say...

I loved every minute of the training. It challenged me mentally and physically! I can't wait to start running classes!

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The course focus and the 'salti way' was a refreshing change from many other fitness trainings available. Loved it!

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It took me out of my comfort zone. I now feel confident to safely lead a class.

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Online instructor training - Salti
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Online instructor training - Salti

Online instructor training


E-learning now available!

Become a Salti instructor with our online teacher training program.

Open to all fitness, swim, aqua and yoga instructors, or those who wish to expand their knowledge of floating group fitness.

Why you should study online with us

Our self-paced online instructor training program allows you to complete your training in your own time, from the comfort of your home.

You'll also have access to our Master Trainer and Salti HQ to answer any questions and help you throughout your course. 

The course takes approximately 8-10 hours to complete including assessments.

Access to the course will expire in 6 months from date of purchase. You must submit your final assessment within the 6 month period. 

Training requirements

To successfully complete our online training program, you will need:

  • a computer and internet connection
  • access to a swimming pool 
  • a Salti Float to complete your video assessment - A standup paddle board is acceptable for the purpose of assessment.
  • an eagerness to learn new skills and to become the face of Salti in your community

Eligible instructors will receive 3 CEC credits from Fitness Australia upon completion of the training.

View cancellation policy here

Find out more about our training and course requirements


Fitness Australia approves the education delivered within the Scope of Practice for Registered Exercise Professionals and have allocated CECs accordingly to this program. Fitness Australia does not recognise the title of Salti Instructor as referred to within this program.

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