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£1995
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Birmingham, Brighton, Bristol, Cambridge, Guildford, Leeds, Leicester, London, Manchester, Milton Keynes, Norwich, Nottingham, Oxford, Reading, York
Accreditations
Get your fitness career moving with our online courses

Level 2 courses as a gym instructor and exercise instructor or Level 3 courses in personal training and yoga teaching.
About this course

The Level 3 Gym Instructing and Personal Training Diploma will provide you with the skills you need to have a successful career as personal trainer.

Our course will give you the skills to help individuals achieve their health, fitness and lifestyle goals.

Our personal trainer courses are all delivered with face-to-face training to give you the practical experience of communicating, assessing and motivating your clients. We believe that training you in a gym and studio environment, with tutors and peers, will give you the right skills and experience to start your PT career.

Takeaways

  • This course is delivered full-time (weekdays) or part-time (weekends)
  • Learn the skills to train clients and small groups in High Intensity Training and functional training
  • Be able to start-up, develop and market your PT business with our business skills course units
  • Take part in inspiring practical workshops and engaging theory sessions to learn the skills and knowledge to build a longstanding career

This course includes a free one-day High Intensity Training (HIIT) CPD that will give you the knowledge to plan and teach small group training sessions. A focus on HIIT and functional training will give you the skills to expand your offer as a PT.

Offer and payment options

  • Pay nothing until you earn £25K* with an Advanced Learner Loan (*deposit required)
  • 0% finance available - spread the cost with interest free monthly payment
  • Full-time course offer: 10% off if you pay in full 2 months before the start of the course
This course meets the latest industry standards, is CIMSPA and REPs accredited and is internationally recognised.
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Birmingham

Start date
Saturday 3 Oct 20
Format
Classroom and home study
£1995
Course dates
03 Oct 2020 - 04 Oct 2020
10 Oct 2020 - 11 Oct 2020
17 Oct 2020 - 18 Oct 2020
31 Oct 2020 - 01 Nov 2020
07 Nov 2020 - 08 Nov 2020
14 Nov 2020 - 15 Nov 2020
28 Nov 2020 - 29 Nov 2020
05 Dec 2020 - 06 Dec 2020
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31 Jul 2021 - 01 Aug 2021
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Brighton

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Saturday 10 Oct 20
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Classroom and home study
£1995
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£1995
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Classroom and home study
£1995
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Bristol

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Saturday 10 Oct 20
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Classroom and home study
£1995
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Cambridge

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Saturday 17 Oct 20
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Classroom and home study
£1995
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Guildford

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Saturday 10 Oct 20
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Classroom and home study
£1995
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Leeds

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£1995
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Leicester

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Saturday 17 Oct 20
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Classroom and home study
£1995
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London

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Manchester

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Milton Keynes

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Norwich

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Nottingham

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Saturday 7 Nov 20
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Oxford

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Reading

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York

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Course details

The course is delivered full-time or part-time at our locations around the UK.

Full-time / Weekdays

  • 23 days face-to-face tuition (Level 2 Gym Instructing and Level 3 Personal Training)
  • 3 days of practical assessments
  • 1 day CPD course HIIT

Part-time  / Weekends

  • 12 days face-to-face tuition (Level 2 Gym Instructing and Level 3 Personal Training)
  • eLearning home study
  • 3 days of practical assessments
  • 1 day CPD course HIIT

eLearning home study is supported by our Learning Support team who will provide you with revision plans, training tips and ongoing support through the Anatomy and Physiology and Nutrition modules. You will also get access to our eLearning portal as soon as you book your place.

What you will learn

Theory modules

  • Applied Anatomy and Physiology (Level 2 and 3)
  • Nutrition (Level 2 and 3)

Practical modules

Develop your skills to help clients achieve their goals

  • Learn how to customise and provide tailored gym and exercise programmes
  • Deliver one-to-one consultations and small group inductions to support clients in achieving their goals
  • Provide you with the ability to train a wide variety of individuals (including those with medical conditions which effect their lifestyle and wellbeing)
  • Gain an understanding of the role digital technology can play in supporting your clients programmes
  • Use your nutritional knowledge to support your client’s physical activity and help them achieve their personal goal
  • Carry out detailed postural analysis with clients to help you to write corrective programmes to increase their function

Develop your business skills and client base

  • Learn how to promote, market and sell your PT service
  • Understand how digital and social platforms can be used to grow your client base

Develop your communication skills

  • Learn how to communicate with clients effectively to promote wellness and exercise
  • Understand how rapport and soft skills can be used to motivate and change your clients behaviour

How you will be assessed

A combination of practical and written assessment methods including:

  • Practical assessments on each module
  • Multiple choice theory papers
  • Case studies
  • Worksheets

What you qualify with

This combined course is accredited and endorsed by both the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs) and the Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity (CIMSPA) and will give you a total of:

  • 36 REPs points and entry to REPs at Level 3
  • 14 CIMSPA points

The certificates you will receive are:

  • YMCA Level 3 Diploma in Gym Instructing and Personal Training (Practitioner)
  • YMCAfit HIIT

Who can do this course

  • Anyone over 16
  • Must have experience using cardiovascular equipment as well as fixed and free weights within a gym environment
How to book

Call us on 0203 944 2533 (Local rate) to book your course or fill out our request a call back form.

Payment options

We accept debit or credit cards over the phone or in person at our London head office. Our office is open 9am - 5pm, Monday to Friday.

You can either pay:

  • in full
  • or by setting up an interest free direct debit for 6, 9 or 12 monthly installments.

Financial support

If you are over 19, you can apply for an Advanced Learner Loan that could help cover the cost of the course. Find out if you are eligible.

When you book your course with an Advanced Learner Loan, you'll need to pay an upfront payment of £250 which is refunded upon receipt of full funding. If eligible, you will be entitled to a maximum loan of £2,100.

Open evenings

Come along to one of our free open evenings, which run throughout the year.

Tutors and members of the Course Sales Team will be available to discuss:

  • The content of the Diploma in Personal Training
  • Different training routes available to you
  • The training and support you'll receive whilst studying
  • Career paths once you're qualified
  • Continuing professional development
  • You'll also get the opportunity to check out the course venue, course manuals and meet other potential students.

It's free to book, so just call our Course Sales Advisors on 0203 944 2533 (Local rate) to reserve your place today.