Qualification reference: RQF 500/8526/8
By successfully completing this course, you will:
You can study this course from the comfort of your own home; in your own time and at your own pace; with helpful support and encouragement from our friendly tutors.
This course is ideal for those in the exercise and fitness sector who wish to complement their existing skills.
As a personal trainer, you will be able to work with individuals or small groups, setting targets for your clients, creating specialised personal training programmes and supporting them to achieve results. You can:
You can earn money from your enjoyment of health and fitness, and meet and work with a wide variety of interesting people.
Our training is split into seven units:
To gain the NCFE Level 3 qualification, you will need to successfully:
To enrol on this course you must have achieved the NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Gym-Based Exercise) qualification, or another Level 2 fitness instructing qualification.
Learners should be aged 16 or above to undertake this qualification.
You will also need to be proficient in reading, writing and speaking English.
On successful completion of this course you will:
The NCFE Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training is a regulated qualification. This means it is a nationally recognised qualification, regulated by Ofqual in England.
This course has a credit value of 36 total credits.
Your first course materials will be sent to you when you enrol. You can then start straight away and progress through the training when and where you wish, with support from experienced tutors by phone and email. You will also be able to complete a selection of assignments throughout your course that you can then submit for tutor feedback.
To achieve the qualification, you will need to successfully complete a portfolio of work and submit recorded practical sessions (for example, in DVD format) where you plan and train a client, and demonstrating the required competences for creating personal training programmes. A qualified person will need to be present during the training session.
Health and Harmony Magazine
Enrol on this course and you will receive a complimentary issue of Health & Harmony, our inspirational full colour magazine. Giving complementary and natural health updates and news, it also includes student profiles, lists the most recent award winners, and provides interesting articles and short stories.
Join REPs at Level 3
Successfully complete this course to be able to join REPs (the Register of Exercise Professionals) at Level 3
There are two ways you can enrol on this course. You can:
*NCFE registration fee of £88 applies