Online Personal Training Course - Interactive Online Learning and Practical Workshops

This is an online course
Awarding Body: Active IQ
Other Accreditations: CIMSPA, REPS

Who is this course for?

This is an excellent online personal training course for those who need the ultimate in flexible learning. You will be self-motivated and passionate about health, fitness and changing people’s lives.

You will benefit from virtual classroom learning, your own dedicated tutor for distance support and structured online resources that are drip fed to you each week as you move through the course.

When ready, you attend practical workshops with us where we teach you top coaching techniques, advanced programming, consultation skills and much more. You will also take part in theory and practical assessments at certain workshops when you are at the right stage and confident to sit them.

What will you learn from this course?

You will cover a variety of interesting and engaging units and topics, such as:

– Anatomy and Physiology
– Nutrition
– Customer care and building a business
– Health and Safety
– Supporting Clients
– Planning and Programming Advanced Exercise
– Instructing and Delivering Personal Training
– Movement Analysis
– Posture Analysis
– Marketing skills

How is the course delivered?

This course is delivered via self-guided, online learning with distance tutor support when needed.

You also attend practical, engaging workshops when you reach certain points in the course. Your theory and practical assessments will also be held on practical workshop days.

There is flexibility around when you attend practical workshops. Remember, the course is self-paced and you only attend these workshops when you’re ready!

How will I be assessed?

You will participate in a number of assessments to ensure you are fully professional upon graduation, such as:

– Theory exams for Anatomy and Physiology, Principles of Exercise and Nutrition
– Worksheet completion
– A Case study where you personal train somebody for real!
– Practical assessments where you demonstrate your skill as a true professional

Can I make a good living once qualified?


As with all careers, you get out what you put in.

With strong organisational skills, excellent motivation, a good plan and a good business acumen, you will succeed!

Why choose our Online 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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