Personal Training (Level 3 Diploma)

Personal Training (Level 3 Diploma)

Subject Area: Professional Development

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Course Information

  • Attendance: Industry Certification
  • Duration: 12 Months
  • Course Code: 147168
  • Entry Requirements

    You must be 19+

    Learners must hold a suitable level 2 qualification in gym instructing

    The course requires physical exertion and individual participation is essential; therefore, a degree of physical fitness is necessary.

    There is also an element of communication (discussing, presenting, reading and writing) involved and learners should have basic skills in communication pitched at level 2.

    Course Overview

    The aim of this qualification is to develop learners with existing knowledge and skills in gym instruction who would like to pursue a career in personal training. During the qualification learners will cover:

    · Anatomy and physiology, functional kinesiology and concepts and components of fitness.

    · Nutrition for exercise, health and fitness.

    · Lifestyle and medical factors that affect wellbeing.

    · Analysis of client information using the most accepted techniques.

    · Assessment of a client’s current health and fitness status.

    · Planning and conducting of physical activity sessions, within a variety of environments using multiple resources.

    · Client consultations using the most accepted methods and providing strategies for successful behaviour change.

    · Communication skills to effectively build successful relationships with their clients and other health care professionals.

    · Legal and professional requirements for personal training.

    · How to set up and manage a personal training business on a self-employed basis if they wish to.

    · How to manage, evaluate and improve own performance.


    These courses are delivered at regular intervals throughout the year, please get in touch to discuss a suitable date.

    Call: 01473 382600

    Email: business@suffolk.ac.uk

    Tuition Costs

    £1200