This qualification aims to develop your existing knowledge and skills in gym instruction and to help you pursue a career in Personal Training!
Our Personal Trainer course is awarded by Active IQ and CIMSPA endorsed. It is also REPS recognised meaning your qualification can be used on both a national and international scale. Successful completion of this qualification will enable you to work as a Level 3 Personal Trainer, either in a gym environment or on a self-employed basis. You will be able to design programmes for clients and instruct them on a 1:1 basis or in groups. As a Personal Trainer holding this qualification, you will also be able to provide your client with nutritional advice for successful weight management.
Level 2 Gym Instructing
You must hold a suitable Level 2 qualification in gym instructing. You must be aged 16 or over to enrol on this course.
The course requires physical exertion and individual participation is essential; therefore, a degree of physical fitness is necessary.
There is also an element of communication (discussing, presenting, reading and writing) involved and learners should have basic skills in communication pitched at level 2.
Our course is delivered face to face in our own gym giving you the confidence and experience to work in a gym-based environment from the very start. You will be provided with manuals, an e-learning platform and full tutor support. With our Personal Training course we also provide you with the invaluable and essential skills you need to start up and develop your own personal training business.
Modules covered in this course are:
• Applied Anatomy and Physiology
• The Principles of Nutrition
• Understanding lifestyle, health, wellbeing and common medical conditions
• Encouraging positive health and fitness behaviours in clients
• Programme design and delivery for Personal Training
Course duration and assessment
Whilst you can work at your own pace towards this qualification we aim to deliver and assess our L3 Personal Training course within a 16 week timeframe, including theory and practical assessments. However, should you have any specialist learning requirements or wish to extend your learning timeframe, then we are happy to assist with this and suggest you contact us to discuss.
Assessments will be a combination of written coursework, multiple choice theory examinations and practical assessments.
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