Inclusion accreditation scheme for gyms

The IFI Mark is an accreditation scheme, which is managed and delivered by the English Federation of Disability Sport (EFDS).

The programme aims to make the fitness industry more inclusive by catering for the needs of disabled and non-disabled people and the EFDS has appointed Direct Enquiries to undertake audits of fitness facilities wishing to attain the IFI Mark.

There are three standards of accreditation for the IFI Mark: Provisional, Registered and Excellent and following the new appointment, the audit process and assessment have become more time efficient and streamlined.

A recent pilot project saw eight leisure facilities audited using the new systems in a process that provides leisure facilities with a systematic action plan and report on their level of IFI Mark accreditation.

Currently there are 400 IFI Mark gyms in the UK.

Find out more >>

About Human Kinetics

Human Kinetics is the world's leading information provider on physical activity and health. This blog is operated by the European division of Human Kinetics, based in Leeds in the United Kingdom. In this blog we aim to bring you our latest products, news on our existing products and articles and information on health, exercise, fitness, PE, nutrition and much, much more.

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.