Level 3
Certificate in Personal Training

Price: £895.00 (£1,417.00 with a Learner Loan)
Number of Sessions: 8 sessions
E-learning is available on this course.

About the course

With the current trend towards fitness goals and body awareness, there has never been a better time to become a Personal Trainer.

A rewarding career whether working for yourself or alongside others, you will play a part in changing peoples’ lives by taking them from where they are now to becoming the best they hope they can be.

You will be...

    • Upbeat and ultra motivating
    • Passionate about health and fitness
    • Empathetic to the abilities and goals of others
    • Able to work independently and enthusiastically

What you will learn

Chiefly you will develop the skills and techniques to design, manage, adapt and deliver personal training programmes and also develop practical skills in advanced resistance and cardiovascular training.

    • Anatomy & physiology
    • Principles of exercise and fitness
    • How to support clients in attaining their goals
    • Principles of nutrition
    • Health & safety

Entry Requirements

You need to have a Gym Instructor qualification to allow access onto this course.

Assessment Methods

  • Worksheets
  • Multi choice theory papers
  • Client interviews
  • Worksheets
  • Programme card
  • Programme planning
  • Case study
  • Formative and summative observed assessment
  • Session self-evaluations

Progression

This qualification is recognised as an approved qualification for entry on to the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs) as a Level 3 Personal trainer and as a Professional member of CIMPSA. Learners who successfully complete this programme will be equipped to work as personal trainers in a variety of contexts throughout the sport and active leisure industry.

The  Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training provides progression opportunities to the following  qualifications:

  • Level 3 Diploma in Exercise Referral
  • Level 3 Certificate in Advanced Exercise to Music
  • Level 3 Diploma in Mat Pilates
  • Level 3 Award in Adapting Physical Activity for Older Adults
  • Level 3 Award in Adapting Physical Activity for Disabled Clients
  • Level 3 Award in Adapting Physical Activity for Antenatal and Postnatal Clients
  • Level 3 Award in Sport Specific Conditioning

 

Course Dates

Upcoming training course dates/locations.

Date Venue
1st June 2019 - 27th July 2019
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Runs one day a week on a Saturday
Sound Mind and Body
The Exchange, Front St
Longbenton
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE7 7XE
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1st June 2019 - 27th July 2019
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Runs one day a week on a Saturday Study Week 8th June
Sunderland
The Exchange
Hope Street
Sunderland
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