For Fitness Instructors

Why Fitness Professionals Recommend KCR

KCR Academy provides the perfect opportunities for Fitness Professionals who wish to upgrade their skills and become more effective in keeping their clients bodies in peak performance.


Transforms Your Business and Increases Competitiveness


Keeps Bodies Fit, Injury Free and Massively Decreases Recovery Time


Increases Core Strength, Balance & Ability

Personal trainers, fitness trainers and exercise professionals love how Kinetic Chain Release (KCR) protocol quickly increases their ability to assist clients.

Yoga, Pilates and Aerobic Instructors have found that KCR has transformed the way they can assist clients.

KCR seamlessly integrates into Fitness programmes enhancing and deepening physical outcomes.

You don’t just train them to achieve a certain level of fitness, power and endurance – now – with KCR you can ensure they maintain that level – which keeps them coming back.

KCR’s practical techniques greatly shortens injury & recovery time, releases a multitude of aches and pains and re-balances bodies that need to go beyond their limits.

Professional athletes find a marked increase in their abilities, core strength, balance, recovery time and injury reduction all of which increases performance levels.

KCR is a powerful restorative and assessment tool for Fitness Professionals which can in turn positively impact on the performance and success of your clients.

So, if you want to discover how you can upgrade your skills and quickly amplify your effectiveness book a course today.

KCR provides Registered Exercise Professionals a scientifically approved, easy to use set of protocols that empowers clients with increased core strength and balance, reduced injuries and recovery times and increases physical capacity.

KCR’s use as an assessment tool increases your ability to train and treat clients with astonishing results which helps you tailor your programme for greater accuracy and improved outcomes.

Entry Requirements: No previous bodywork experience required.

Course Duration: Two Days (14 hands-on hours) Book A Course Now

Qualification Obtained: Certificate of Completion of KCR Protocol enabling full, immediate implementation.
Further Accreditation can be obtained after completion which includes access to full membership privileges.

The Course Teaches: Kinetic Chain Release is a simple yet extremely effective system of medically and scientifically recognised and approved series of gentle mobilisations and stretches as developed by Scottish Physiotherapist Hugh Gilbert.

You will be taught the complete, twenty three step Kinetic Chain Release (KCR) protocol in a classroom setting with hands-on experience.

You will learn how to deliver Kinetic Chain Release (KCR), include it in your practice,  and manage practical steps such as insurance and eventual accreditation.

Plus – this foundation course opens the gateway to the KCR Academy Pathway to Bodywork Mastery and Accredited Membership 

Two Day Course Fee: £360.00
Hours: 09:00 – 17:00
Payment Options: Fee £360.00 payable on booking. Contact your KCR Trainer for details and for Course Location.

Class sizes are limited in order to provide a comfortable learning environment with plenty of personal attention from instructors and teaching assistants. We recommend early registration to avoid disappointment.

Doors open at 8:30 for sign-in. Class time runs from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm both days, with a one-hour lunch break from 12:30 to 1:30. We aim to begin and end promptly for those with travel arrangement requirements.

This course is held at various locations which you can choose at the next step.

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When can I start using KCR?

When you have completed the KCR Level 1 course and are fully insured (as outlined on the course) you can offer KCR to your clients.

How soon can I take the next level courses?

There is no required wait period so you can take the next scheduled course Introduction to Connective Tissue. Once this course has been completed then you may progress up the Pathway to Bodywork Mastery as you choose.

I have no previous (bodywork) experience, can I take the class?

Yes, the KCR Level 1 course is designed to accommodate beginners and  experienced practitioners alike.

Can I take the course if I am pregnant?

Yes, however you must inform us in advance by email to and remind the instructors upon arrival at your class. You will be able to perform the techniques but not have them performed on you.

What do I need to bring and wear for the class?

Please bring pen and paper but do not permit electronic devices to be used in class. Wear loose comfortable clothing such as exercise wear. Denim jeans and dresses are not suitable.

Is lunch provided?

We provided tea, coffee, water and biscuits during breaks. There are many nearby options for purchasing lunch – or bring a bagged lunch to eat in the Academy. We do not have kitchen facilities.

Limited Numbers

Our short, intensive one-day course for medical professionals are highly popular. We recommend booking early to avoid disappointment.

Grow Your Business

KCR is such an effective and powerful balance and mobilisation tool our accredited practitioners have found that simple word of mouth about KCR’s effectiveness has created a real boost to earnings.

Become an Accredited Member

Our accredited members enjoy continued support, promotion and and access to a wide range of materials, events and offerings throughout the year.

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Contact Information


UK Office Hours 09:00 – 17:00

Call: 07500 734646

KCR Academy

KCR Academy
The Byre
Dalgarven Mill
KA13 6PL