Level 3 Diploma in Fitness Instructing & Personal Training

Course Overview

This Level 3 Diploma is aimed that those learners that are looking to pursue a career as a Personal Trainer qualification, by combining the Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing and the Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training.

This qualification is made up of 7 units as follows:-

Anatomy and physiology for exercise and health L2
Health, safety and welfare in a fitness environment L2
Principle of exercise, fitness and health L2
Know how to support clients who take part in exercise and physical activity L2
Planning gym based exercise L2
Instructing gym based exercise L2
Anatomy and physiology for exercise and health L3
Applying the principles of nutrition to a physical activity programme L3
Programming personal training with clients L3
Delivering personal training sessions L3


The fee for this qualification is inclusive of registration and certification with Active IQ and tutor support/assessmentPlease contact:- Beccy Poole on 0161 952 4616 or email beccy.poole@trafford.ac.uk. Start date: Various

Course Requirements

Learners must be at least 16 years old on the first day of the training. There are no other formal entry requirements but to benefit from the learning we advise that learners have a minimum of level 1 literacy and numeracy.

Course Progression

Successful students may progress to more specialist qualifications

Course Assessment

Multiple choice examination, portfolio of evidence and practical assessment. You will be required to bring a helper for your practical assessment.

Course Finance

The course fees for academic year 19/20 are £2200.00

Additional Costs

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Course Additional Information

Part-time