Active Fitness Centre

Active fitness centre at chesterfield college

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Call us on: 01246500579

'Active' is our very own fitness centre that is open to students, staff and the general public.

Chesterfield College's Active Fitness Suite provides you with the chance to maintain a fit and healthy lifestyle at a fraction of the cost charged at commercial gyms. With a cardio suite, weights room and regular fitness classes it offers everything needed to stay in shape!

Our personal trainers can create both bespoke personalised exercise and nutritional plans for every client, giving you every opportunity to achieve your fitness goals.

Opening times and prices

7am-9pm Mon-Thurs*

7am-8pm Fri*

9am-1pm Sat 

*Please note, from the 1st May 2018, Active Gym at Chesterfield college will be closing at 8.30pm from Monday to Thursday, and 8pm on a Friday


Annual Joining Fee

Public £20 - Staff £15 - Student/Concessions £5

Monthly membership

Students: £12.00 - Staff: £13.50 - Public : £15.00

Individual gym sessions - 

Students £1.50 - Staff £1.70 - Public £2.00

Personal Training sessions 

£5 per session

If you are studying sport

If you study sport, coaching, personal training or any other health or fitness related course, Active is an invaluable facility to make sure you gain experience working with clients in a real work setting. In fact, Active is staffed by both full time staff and personal training apprentices to give them the vital industry experience they need.

Hire our facilities 

If you're a personal trainer and struggle for a place in which to train your clients then we offer our fitness centre for hire to support your business at very competitive rates. From cardio to resistance, even a studio space, there's something on offer to help you deliver your sessions in a comfortable, vibrant surrounding, giving you (hopefully) a happy client. To enquire about our rates of hire, please email Active's Manager, Karin Ward at or call us on 01246500579.

Current dance studio availability for hire is Saturday mornings from 9.30-12.30. £20 per hour. 

Our Sports Hall is also available for hire in the evenings and Saturdays. Our fees are under 16’s £25.00 for 55 minute play, and over 16’s (adult) £32.00 per 55 minute play. Contact Karin Ward at or call 01246 500579 for further details and to book.