Personal Training Course - Classroom Based


Who is this course for?

This is our starter level personal training course. Like all of our courses, this is a fully accredited, nationally and internationally recognised diploma. It’s a great way to get you started at level 3 in the industry, ready to build your experience with a view to take your qualifications further at a later date.

It is the ideal qualification to enter in to the fitness industry at level 3. You can train clients on a 1-2-1 or small group basis using advanced programming techniques and giving nutritional advice.

What will you learn from this course?

The course consists of:

– The gym instructor qualification
– The certificate in personal training
– Nutrition
– Business and marketing skills for the fitness professional
– Advanced programming and coaching techniques

How is the course delivered?

All of our personal training courses include lots of practical and classroom learning. Ensuring you become the best that you can be. You can attend this course and study it as quickly or as spread out as you like – within reason of course!

It is delivered as a blended mix of classroom and practical learning with guided home study. Your classroom learning is on set workshop dates that you plan and choose with your tutor. They can be weekends or weekdays. Your home study is merely to complete your case study work and worksheets, where you will train a real client. You will have access to our fitness facilities free of charge to enable you to do this (if you are local to our main campus).

The course includes theory sessions on anatomy and physiology, and lots of practical. The practical learning covers programming, instructing and coaching training sessions. You will plan your workshops with your tutor right at the very start, to enable you to know exactly when you will be starting and completing your qualification.

There is the option to have additional workshops, which is outlined upon enquiry.

How will I be assessed?

Theory Exams
Practical assessments
Case studies

Can I make a good living once qualified?

Yes! You will have the opportunity to either run your own business, on a self-employed basis, or work at a gym on a salary basis. Or you can enjoy the best of both worlds! Future opportunities can lead to gym management, gym ownership or a super successful personal trainer!

You can work with people on a 1-2-1 basis, a small group basis, and depending on any additional qualifications you’ve completed, run exercise classes, boot camps and so much more.

With opportunities to specialise, your income will only continue to grow. In short, you get out what you put in.

Why choose our Diploma in Fitness Instruction & Personal Training course in Essex?

  • Excellent, highly rated vocational training
  • Vocational courses in Fitness, Teaching, Security, Teaching and more....
  • Multiple funding options available for all courses
  • Flexible Study Options - online, part-time and bespoke 1-2-1/small group delivery

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