Complete Course Package
If you are starting out in fitness then this Personal Trainer Package leads to the essential qualifications you need to work in the industry, for a great value price that packs a punch.
The complete package leads to your level 3 diploma in gym instructing and personal training. This means that once you are qualified you will be able to work as a CIMSPA recognised Personal Trainer meeting the standards employers and insurance companies expect.
You will be ready to work one to one, with small groups and specialist niche markets.
Here you will develop client exercise, physical activity and lifestyle habits that delivers results through your Personal Trainer led programme design, coaching and instruction.
The Complete Package is a popular choice with our students. It comes with the added benefit of Kettle bell and circuit training widening the services you can offer new clients from the outset.
This package also includes business, sales and marketing training so that you have the essential skills to attract and retain clients enabling you to expand your client base.
Level 3 Diploma in Gym Instructing and Personal Training
Business skills, sales and marketing
This Ofqual, NCFE and CIMSPA recognised course will set you on yourway as a personal Trainer. Our complete package leads to your level 3 diploma in gym instructing and personal training certification. This package also includes specific training in circuits, kettle bells, business, sales and marketing ensuring you’re ready for the workplace and can truly standout in your field.
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Includes course materials, workbooks, assessment & certification fees
Your course tutor is on hand to help you succeed
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A CIMSPA, Ofqual and NCFE recognised certification
OFQUAL & NCFE regulated
Personal Trainer Complete Package
Course Fees – Full online study
£1295 Pay in full
3 Month Payment Plan
6 Month Payment Plan
Course Fees – with 3 practical days
£1495 Pay in full
3 Month Payment Plan
6 Month Payment Plan
CIMSPA, OFQUAL & NCFE
Guided Learning Hours
Video or practical workshop
Why Study Our Complete Personal Trainer Package Course
This is an all-encompassing Personal Trainer package. It leads to your level 3 diploma in gym instructing and personal training. This Ofqual regulated, NCFE and CIMPSA recognised course meets the highest of industry standards. It leads to the personal trainer certification you need to gain insurance and work in a gym or freelance running your own business.
But it doesn’t stop there! We’ve also included business, circuits and kettlebell training so you can truly stand out, making a great impact with your clients.
The course contains theory and practical learning. For the theory you study subject specific modules and show your understanding by completing short answer workbooks. Course practicals are evidenced by video or by attending three workshop days. The work you submit forms your course portfolio and there are no exams.
By the end of your course you will be a qualified Personal Trainer with the skills and expertise to work with your own clients in a gym based role or freelance.
Is this course for me?
This course is designed for students seeking a cost effective qualification route who are keen to progress quickly into the workplace.
When you receive your personal training certification you can join CIMSPA with Practitioner status as an approved level 3 Personal Trainer. You can also work internationally via EREPs.
Once your course is booked we will simply arrange your enrolment and course welcome and you’re ready to start. When qualifying with us here at the Academy of Fitness Professionals there’s also the peace of mind that your course fees are backed up by our all inclusive guarantee. This means your enrolment, induction, course materials, tutor support, workbooks, assessments and certification fees are all included as standard with no hidden extras.
Once qualified you’ll be a fully recognised Personal Trainer ready to start working with your own clients.
Your Personal Training Start Point
We know it’s the person that makes a great Personal Trainer
Our Complete Personal Training Package equips you with the industry knowledge, skills, expertise and confidence so you’re ready to work as a Personal Trainer.
Complete Package Study Options
Choose your preferred study pathway
Complete PT Package - Structure
The complete package is an excellent choice for Personal Trainers seeking the industry recognised qualifications needed to work in personal training for a great value price.
This qualification is mapped to the CIMSPA gym instructor and personal trainer professional standard.
You will study 12 modules in total to achieve your level 3 diploma in gym instructing and personal training. You start by studying gym instructing where you complete six theory modules and a course practical.
You then continue with your course studying modules seven to twelve which focus on building your personal trainer skills and knowledge. You will also complete practical skills training so you are ready for the workplace.
Practical skills are evidenced by video or by attending three PT workshop days enabling you to choose the study method that works best for you at the time of booking.
Once qualified you’re then ready to start working as a Personal Trainer. At this point you also proceed to complete your online courses in kettle bells, circuits and business skills.
Gym Instructing and Personal Training Modules
Anatomy and physiology for exercise
Gain the knowledge a Gym Instructor needs of anatomy and physiology to enable effective exercise and activity programming for a range of clients.
Maximising the customer experience in a gym environment
Develop the knowledge, skills and understanding to build and maintain relationships with customers in a gym environment.
Supporting client health and well-being
Gain the knowledge and skills to promote a healthy lifestyle and to facilitate behaviour change and adherence to exercise. You will also learn about the prevention and management of common health conditions.
Conducting client consultations and gym inductions
Acquire the skills and understanding needed to conduct consultations, fitness assessments and gym inductions with customers and clients.
Planning and reviewing gym-based exercise programmes
Learn how to plan, tailor and review gym-based exercise programmes.
Instructing and supervising gym-based exercise programmes
Learn how to deliver and supervise gym-based exercise sessions to clients.
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.
Programing personal training sessions
This module covers the knowledge and skills Personal Trainers need to design, manage and adapt a personal training programme
with adults of all ages.
Delivering personal training sessions
Gain the skills a Personal Trainer needs to deliver exercise and physical activity to training sessions to adults of all ages.
Nutrition to support a physical activity programme
This module covers the knowledge and skills a Personal Trainer needs to be able to apply the principles of nutrition and recommend current healthy eating guidelines to individuals.
Business acumen for personal trainers
Gain the ability and technological insight needed to grow a successful personal training business.
Attend course practical or submit video
Why choose our Personal Trainer Diploma - Complete Package course?
This popular combined personal trainer course is ideal for students who are starting our in their fitness career. It combines your Gym Instructor and Personal Trainer certification so you can be confident that you have gained the required qualifications needed to work in the active leisure sector. What’s more with our commitment to fair pricing you won’t be expected to pay excessive fees just to become qualified.
The course suits students who enjoy portfolio based learning via workbooks, rather than traditional exams.
Here at the Academy of Fitness Professionals we get to know our students as individuals. From your initial enquiry to your course induction and final certification our team are on hand offering personalised guidance and tailored support.
Which personal training qualifications will I achieve?
On successful completion of this course you will receive;
Level 3 Diploma in Gym instructing and Personal Training (NCFE)
Business Skills, Sales and Marketing (AOFP)
Kettle Bells (AOFP)
You will be able to join CIMSPA, gain employment as a Personal Trainer and gain the relevant insurance to establish your own personal training business via the freelance route.
How is the course assessed?
As part of your course you’ll compile your own portfolio as evidence to gaining this qualification. In addition you will attend practical workshops or submit video evidence where you will learn how to design, manage and deliver effective exercise programmes for your clients. You can study and complete your portfolio at a pace that’s right for you.
Do I need any existing skills or sports abilities?
There are no required skills or sports abilities to complete this course. Personal training is however an active profession and it is recommended that you have an active interest and enthusiasm about fitness.
What previous education is required?
No previous education is required.
This personal training complete package leads to all the qualifications you need to become a Personal Trainer.
Whilst there are no specific entry requirements we do ask that students who enrol onto this course are familiar with a PC and feel confident in answering questions in English.
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 12 weeks, however you have up to two years 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 which does not feature an expiry date.
What GCSE’s do you need to be a Personal Trainer?
There are no specific GCSE requirements to be a Personal Trainer. However, due to the fact that you will be studying course theory and completing workbooks it is advised to have a GCSE in English or equivalent. We’d also advise that you have a GCSE in maths or equivalent so that you feel confident with the exercise programme design aspects of the role.