Level 3 Personal Training
Type: Professional Qualification
Mode: Part-Time
Start Date: 6th March 2018
End Date:
Day: Tuesday
Time: 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Duration: 16 weeks
Cost: £1,415 (fee remission may apply. Advanced Learner Loan available)
Course Overview

Anyone aged 19+ looking to enter into the profession of personal training or fitness instructing or who is currently working in the fitness industry and wanting to upskill to become a Level 3 Personal Trainer. This is suitable for fitness instructors who are already Level 2 qualified.

What will I learn?

The NCFE Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training is an ideal qualification for those in the exercise and fitness sector who wish to complement their existing skills. Learners must have achieved a Level 2 Certificate
in Fitness Instructing before they enrol on this qualification. The qualification aims to provide learners with the understanding and practical skills needed to work as a Personal Trainer in a variety of settings. This includes understanding health and safety in a fitness environment, customer service, anatomy and physiology, personal training programmes and sessions, and nutrition.

Units covered may include;

  • Know how to support clients who take part in exercise and physical activity
  • Health, safety and welfare in a fitness environment
  • Principles of exercise, fitness and health
  • Anatomy and physiology for exercise and health
  • Programming personal training with clients
  • Delivering personal training with clients
  • Applying the principles of nutrition to a physical activity programme

 

How will the course be assessed?

A mixture of written booklets and practical assessments. No examinations.

Materials and other information

Appropriate sportswear will be required.

Progression

The qualification aims to provide learners with the understanding and practical skills needed to work as a Personal Trainer in a variety of settings. Learners successfully completing this qualification will be able to gain access to the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs) at Level 3.

Interested?

We have a wide range of adult learning programmes to help you reach your goals.

Apply Now