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Suitable for Qualified Gym and Fitness Instructors
Our Level 3 PT diploma course offers the perfect stepping stone for qualified level 2 Gym Instructors to advance their fitness career.
Taught by highly qualified Personal Trainers with years of industry experience we deliver a tailored and beneficial learning experience.
You will qualify as a Level 3 Personal Trainer. This enables you to work in the industry as a bona fide PT working in a gym or self-employed.
This course teaches you advanced anatomy and physiology, how to deliver personal training sessions and nutrition.
We deliver high standards of education and offer excellent value. Check out what’s included with this course below.
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Why Choose Our Personal Training Level 3 Diploma Course?
This Diploma in Personal Training will enable you to gain insurance and work in a gym or freelance running your own PT business.
The course is designed for those who have completed a level 2 Gym Instructor qualification. It contains six theory modules and a course practical which can be evidenced by video or by attendance.
Once your course is complete you will be ready to work with clients either one to one or in small groups. You will be fully qualified to conduct client fitness assessments, design and deliver effective goal orientated programmes.
Is this course for me?
You will gain your diploma in personal training and can join CIMSPA.
Once booked we simply arrange your enrolment and you’re good to go. Qualifying with the Academy of Fitness Professionals means the peace of mind that course materials, tutor support and certification fees are all included.
Your Personal Training Start Point
If you want a PT career this course is for you
We know that ultimately it’s the person that makes a great Personal Trainer. That’s why throughout your studies you will build your knowledge and talent.
This means you gain your personal trainer certification with skills you can use with clients.
Choose your study pathway and payment option
* You will need to provide a copy of your level 2 certification for verification as part of our enrolment process.
This excellent course is for qualified gym instructors who are looking to become a PT. You will study theory and practical content so that you have the skills and knowledge to become a superb personal trainer.
You start by studying applied anatomy and physiology, followed by client motivation and lifestyle management. You then move on to look at programming and delivering personal training sessions to adults. The final course modules cover nutrition related to physical activity and business knowledge that will help you succeed.
Applied anatomy and physiology for activity, health and fitness
Gain the knowledge a Personal Trainer needs around anatomy, physiology, biomechanics and kinesiology to enable effective exercise/activity programming for a range of clients.
Client motivation and lifestyle management
Develop the skills a Personal Trainer needs regarding lifestyle management, client motivation and health and well-being, to be able to develop and implement strategies to encourage long-term adherence to positive lifestyle practices.
Programming personal training sessions
This module covers the knowledge and skills Personal Trainers need to design, manage and adapt a personal training programme with adults.
Delivering personal training sessions
Acquire the skills a Personal Trainer needs to deliver exercise and physical activity to training sessions to adults.
Nutrition to support a physical activity programme
The fifth module covers the knowledge a PT needs to be able to apply the principles of nutrition.
Business acumen for personal trainers
Learn technological acumen required to run a successful PT business.
Which are the best pt courses?
It’s really important that your course is the real deal. Sadly there are many courses that aren’t what they first seem so make sure you do your homework. The best pt courses will be regulated and endorsed by a credible, independent awarding body, like ours.
That’s why our diploma in personal training is regulated by Ofqual, endorsed by the NCFE awarding body and CIMSPA industry recognised.
But we don’t believe being the best stops there! Our students benefit from detailed course materials that truly support their studies and future work goals. We also provide students with official, embossed, hard copy certificates not e-certificates. We also give students two years to complete their studies.
This gives the reassurance and peace of mind that it anything comes along that delays your study, you’ve spent your money wisely and still have plenty of time.
Why choose our Personal Trainer Diploma course?
If you are passionate about becoming a Personal Trainer this nationally accredited course offers you a gateway into a rewarding career. By the end of your course you will have gained the knowledge and practical skills to work in a personal training level 3 job role or run your very own personal training business. Whether you are looking to fast-track your learning from as little as 8 weeks of study or spread your course over a longer period your tutor will provide tailored support to help you accomplish your career goals.
- Qualify as an industry recognised Personal Trainer
- Gain an Ofqual and CIMSPA regulated level 3 personal trainer certification
- Gain access to CIMSPA as an industry endorsed Personal Trainer
- Start your gym based or freelance personal training career
- Build a lucrative client portfolio and grow your earnings
As you progress the course materials will help you develop your knowledge and confidence which you’ll then be able to demonstrate in the portfolio assessment.
Which certification in personal training will I achieve?
Once your course is complete you will receive the Level 3 Diploma in Personal Training. This nationally recognised certification also enables you to join CIMSPA at level 3 with 10 CIMSPA CPD’s. You will also be able to obtain the necessary insurance to practice as a freelance Personal Trainer.
How is the course assessed?
You will compile your own portfolio of evidence by completing workbooks for each theory module which you submit to your Personal Trainer course tutor. In addition, you will either attend two PT practical workshops or develop your practical evidence via video submission. Here you will learn how to design, manage and instruct effective personal training programmes for your clients.
You can both study and complete your portfolio at a pace that’s right for you.
How will I get my level 3 personal training diploma?
Once you have received confirmation from your course tutor that you have passed we will arrange for your certification to be processed through our awarding body.
This hard copy certificate is embossed with the Ofqual regulator and NCFE awarding body logos. It also has the CIMSPA logo which demonstrates your qualification has been mapped to expected industry standards.
Your certificate will be posted to you by recorded delivery to ensure safe transit.
Do I need any existing skills or sports abilities?
You do not need to be of a particular fitness level or sporting ability. However, to be a successful Personal Trainer it helps if you have a genuine interest in fitness and are passionate about helping clients accomplish their fitness related goals. This course is tailored to enabling you to pursue a personal training career assisting your clients and at no time will your personal fitness levels determine your progress on this course.
What previous education is required?
To have studied one of our Level 2 Fitness Instructor courses, or have an equivalent industry recognised qualification.
How old do I need to be?
The minimum age for this course is 16.
How long does the course take to finish?
The majority of students complete this course from 8 weeks, however you have a maximum of one year to qualify enabling you to study at your own pace.
Is there any expiry date?
No. You will always have this nationally recognised NCFE fitness qualification to hand and your Diploma does not have an expiry date.