Course Type / Attendance

Part Time

Subject Area

Sport and Public Services

Start Date

Call 0191 511 6000

Course Length

5 months






Active IQ

Course Level


Home / Course / Level 3 Diploma in Personal Training and Business Skills for Fitness Professionals

Who is this course for?

This course is for fitness instructors who wish to take their qualification to the next level. This is an industry recognised course for anyone wishing to pursue personal training with clients.

What do you need to apply for the course?

Students who have successfully completed the level 2 fitness instructor course.

What are the key things you'll learn?

This course is made up 8 units of study which are:

Anatomy and physiology for exercise and health

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

Applying the principles of nutrition to a physical activity programme

Programming personal training with clients

Delivering personal training sessions

Improving your business skills

How you will learn

The course will be delivered at our new sports academy and take advantage of upgraded fitness suite and studio facilities. The practical parts of the course include learning how to develop programmes and work with individual clients. The theory aspect of the course will be delivered using engaging teaching methods in our new state of the art classroom spaces.

Where could this course take you?

On completion of this course you will be able to practice as a personal trainer.

What costs will you incur?

Tuition fee B £1800 (19+ loan)