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Zumba® Instructor Training
$399
$150 OFF BASIC 1 TRAINING- USE CODE: SHARELOVE150
$150 OFF BASIC 1 TRAINING- USE CODE: SHARELOVE150
  • Zumba® Instructor Training
    Do Something You Love
    Zumba® instructors love what they do and have the opportunity to change lives - starting with their own.
  • Zumba® Instructor Training
    Turn Your Passion Into Purpose
    Make money by making your community happier and healthier. The booty-shaking is just a bonus
  • Zumba® Instructor Training
    The Best Job Ever Starts Here
    Teach on your terms and your time. Take charge of your career - you're the boss!
How to become a Zumba® Instructor
1
Sign up for training
Choose how to take your Instructor Training: Livestream, On-Demand, and In-Person trainings are now available.
2
Get Your License
As soon as you complete your training, you'll be licensed to start teaching Zumba® classes.
3
Join the Zumba® Instructor Network
With the best teaching tools + resources at your fingertips, ZIN™ ensures your success as a Zumba® Instructor.
What you'll get
With your Zumba® Instructor Training, you'll get everything you need to salsa into instructor success.
License to Teach
Once you complete your training, you will receive your license and can start teaching whenever and whenever you'd like!
THE ZUMBA® FORMULA
The Zumba® Formula makes the Zumba® program unique and revolutionary in the fitness world. The combination of three elements to the formula results in a special, new, and dynamic fitness experience!
Skill Building + Education
Learn, grow, and have some freakin' FUN! You'll walk away understanding the Zumba® Basic Steps, choreo, cueing, and much more.
World Class Support
Whether your training is online or in-person, you'll have access to a Zumba® Education Specialist to guide you every step of the way.
Zumba® Instructor Network
ZIN™ is a monthly membership program created to give you ongoing support and tools for success. You’ll get everything you need to take your instructor career to the next level.
What you get
License to Teach Indefinitely
Monthly Music + Choreo
Exclusive Instructor Apps
Global Community Support
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do I become a Zumba® instructor?

The first step is to attend a Zumba® Basic 1, Jump Start Gold™ or Jump Start Kids & Kids Jr.™ Instructor Training. For your convenience we offer the Zumba® Basic 1 Instructor Training in 3 different formats: Livestream, In Person and On demand. For Jump Start Gold™ and Jump Start Kids + Kids Jr.™ Instructor Trainings, we offer an In Person and a Livestream format. There are no prerequisites to becoming a Zumba® Instructor, although a fitness or dance background is always a plus. Anyone 18 years or older (ages 15-17 with parental consent) may take a Zumba® Instructor Training.

What are the differences between Livestream, In Person and On Demand Basic 1 Instructor Trainings?

You can get the same Zumba® Basic 1 Instructor Training experience no matter what format you choose! They all have the same great content, opportunities to practice, connection with a Zumba® Education Specialist who is there to support you, and a license to teach upon completion! The only difference is how you choose to learn. Zumba® Basic 1 In Person is a one-day*, in person training at a location near you! Zumba® Basic 1 Livestream is one-day*, interactive training taught in real time through Zoom by a Zumba® Education Specialist. Zumba® Basic 1 On Demand is an online training that includes 10 hours of premium content broken up into 16 modules that you can complete at your own pace! Zumba® Basic 1 On Demand includes one month of Zumba® Instructor Network (ZIN™) Tools and Support to assist you during the training. Exception: two-day training in India, Portugal and Poland

How long does a Zumba® instructor training take?

The duration of the training depends on the format you choose. Both In Person and Livestream Zumba® Basic 1 Instructor Trainings are done in one-day* (about 9 hours). The Zumba® Basic 1 On Demand Instructor Training is online and includes 10 hours of premium content broken up into 16 modules that you can complete at your own pace. Exception: two-day training in India, Portugal and Poland

How long is my Zumba® instructor license good for?

If you join the Zumba Instructor Network (ZIN™) and are a ZIN™ Member in good standing, your license to teach Zumba® classes will not expire. If you do not join ZIN™, the license you get upon completion of a Zumba® Basic 1 On Demand, Livestream or In Person Instructor Training is good for 6 months and can be renewed easily by joining ZIN™ or taking another Zumba® Instructor training.

Where can I teach Zumba® classes?

Zumba® instructors can teach in person classes at any type of location, these include fitness facilities, dance studios, community centers, parks, etc. Instructors can also teach virtual classes both livestream and on demand through pre-approved platforms?

What is the Zumba Basic 1 Instructor Training?

The Zumba® Basic Level 1 Instructor Training (also known as Zumba® Basic) prepares you with the foundation and formula to teach a Zumba® class. You will learn the steps to four basic rhythms (merengue, salsa, cumbia and reggaeton); how to put them together into a song; and how to create your first Zumba® class. We provide you with all the tools and resources you need to teach a Zumba® class. There are no prerequisites. On the day of the Instructor Training for In Person and Livestream, or, when you complete your B1 On Demand, you will receive the following materials:

  • 4 Basic Rhythms Review
  • The Zumba® Basic 1 Instructor Digital Manual
  • Zumba® Basic 1 Certificate of Completion
  • Fitness Certification Credits for Instructor Trainings (varies by country)
  • 6 months license to teach basic Zumba® classes