Personal Training, Fitness & Gym Instructing

Course level options: Level 2 and 3
Course length: 10-28 weeks
Student Age: 16+                                                                                                                            

Entry requirements: No specific pre-requisite qualifications, however basic skills in communication is necessary and a level of physical fitness and understanding is beneficial. 

Course information: This qualification will give you the technical skills, confidence and ability to effectively communicate with a wide range of clients. You will learn the skills needed to understand what your clients want to achieve and how to develop goals and programs to help them achieve it. You will be able to identify causes that may hinder your clients progress and how to adapt your program to rectify that.

This course covers all the basic principles of physical health and physiology, which you will gain a solid understanding of. You will learn how to identify the major bones and muscles in the body. As well as gaining a deep understanding of the human body, you will learn how to effectively and safely use gym equipment and familiarise yourself with their purposes so your clients can feel confident in you as their trainer. By the end of the course you will also have the practical experience of communicating, assessing, motivating and interacting with your clients and customers.

This course is accredited and internationally recognised and has been developed and delivered by industry professionals. Our highly trained, expert tutors will support you before, throughout and on completion of your course.

How will it be assessed?

Coursework, multiple choice question paper, worksheets, observation and practical tasks.


  • Government funding available
  • Advanced Learner Loans available
  • 0% interest loans available 

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