Personal Training Level 3

Course Details

Course Title: Level 3 Personal Training Time:
Type: Professional Qualification Duration:
Start Date: Register Your Interest End Date:
Day Cost:
Mode Part-Time    

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.

Completion of a Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing.

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

 

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

Appropriate sportswear will be required.

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.

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