Start your career in fitness

Level 3 Course
15 weeks
Fully Funded

This course is for anyone looking to become a Fitness or GymInstructor, Personal Trainer or who wants to expand their knowledge in the health and fitness industry.

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Course Overview

The Level 3 Diploma in Fitness Instructing and Personal Training is the ideal course for the aspiring personal trainer. Over the 15 week programme, you will learn all of the skills you need to become an outstanding personal trainer. The course is part-time with training one evening each week.

Upon completion, you will be in a position to set-up your business and attract your first paying clients or take advantage of the employment opportunities a tour partner gyms.

The Level 3 Diploma in Fitness Instructing and Personal Training is available across the North East region at a variety of fitness Centres in North Tyneside, South Tyneside, Northumberland, Durham, Tyne & Wear and Teesside.

Course Duration
15 weeks
Course Level
Level 3
Awarding Body
Active IQ
North East region

What will you learn?

Unit 1: Anatomy and Physiology

Unit 2: Supporting Clients

Unit 3: Principles of Exercise

Unit 4: Planning Gym Base Exercise

Unit 5: Nutrition

Unit 6: Programming and Personal Training

Unit 7: Delivering Personal Training Sessions

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements but a strong interest in fitness as well as the following are required:

  • Some experience of gym-based exercises, including free weights, is highly recommended.

  • The course requires physical exertion and individual participation is essential; therefore, a degree of physical fitness is necessary.

  • There is an element of communication (discussing, presenting, reading and writing) involved and learners should have basic skills in communication at level 2.

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Take your energy for fitness to the next level with our Level 3 Fitness Instructing and Personal Training course advancing your career within the fitness industry. Click below to register your interest.

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How is this course

19+ Advanced Learner Loan Funding is available

The value of funding available for this course is £2,882.00. Repayments start the April after you complete or withdraw from your course.

You pay back your loan (plus interest) when you finish your course and earn more than £25,000 a year. Your repayments will stop if your income drops below £25,000 a year.

Your annual repayment amount will be 9% of any income you earn over £25,000. You pay interest from the time your first payment is made until you pay your loan back in full.

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