Personal Training — Level 3

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Course information

This is an ideal qualification for anyone seeking to work in the Exercise & Fitness industry. This qualification will enable you to set up in business as a Personal Trainer or work for one of the large health & fitness companies now operating in the region.
What will I learn?
Here are some of the topic areas you will cover;
• Level 2 and Level 3 Anatomy & Physiology for Exercise
• Principles of Exercise, Fitness & Health
• Promote Health, Safety & Welfare in a fitness environment
• Work with Clients to help them Adhere to Exercise & Physical Activity
• Plan & Prepare Gym-Based Exercise.
• Instruct & Supervise Gym-Based Exercise.
• Applying the Principles of Nutrition to a Physical Activity Programme
• Programming Personal Training with Clients
• Delivering Personal Training
You will have the opportunity to work with real clients and put your skills into practice. You will be assessed through portfolios, practical delivery and multiple choice exams.


Level 2 fitness instructing certificate
Level 3 personal training certificate

This course leads to...

The course will enable a person to advance within the fitness industry. They will be able to work one to one with clients and progress to the HNC Exercise and fitness (Sports therapy) level 4 or master trainer.

Entry Requirements

This is a 36 week course for students who are younger than 19. For students who are aged 19+ there is an 8 week Fast-track option available.

Applicants will require:

Prior knowledge of how the body works
Prior knowledge of using a gym

You will require an interview to secure your place. Please bring any certificates you feel are appropriate

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Further Information...

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Course ID: 158397

Course Year: 19/20

Course Duration: 1 Year


If you are aged between 19-23 and don’t have 2 A-Levels (or equivalent), you won't have to pay any fees for this course.

24 years old or over or 19-23 and have 2 A-Levels (or equivalent) at the start of the course? Fees are payable, but you may qualify for an Advanced Learner Loan to cover the cost of your course. Find out more at, or contact our admissions team on 0151 252 3000 or at

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