Our Level 3 PT Diploma course is our personal training course directed at those learners who have already undertaken and completed their Level 2 Gym Instructing Certificate (or a similar qualification such as an HNC).
If you have not previously completed Level 2 and wish to become a qualified Personal Trainer then you can complete our Gym Instructing and Personal Training Diploma which combines Level 2 and Level 3 coursework into one qualification.
Our Personal Training Qualifications are available online and across the UK with experienced Expert Tutors. All of our Personal Training Course students will also receive Employment Career Support and our Business Skills course free with their Personal Training course. Read More
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The aim of this personal training course, Level 3 Diploma in Gym Instructing and Personal Training is to train learners to a professionally competent level, enabling them to plan and deliver great PT Programmes and provide excellent client satisfaction. We have also designed the course to teach learners the Business and Marketing Skills needed pursue a successful career as a Personal Trainer.
The Level 3 Diploma combines Level 2 Gym Instructing and Level 3 Personal Training to complete a well rounded learning experience for anyone wishing to pursue a career in Personal Training with no prior experience.
Our Active IQ Level 3 Diploma in Gym Instructing and Personal training is the leading industry Platinum standard.
All of our Personal Training Course students will also receive Employment Career Support and our Business Skills course free with their Personal Training course.
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Our Level 3 Specialist PT Diploma enhances the industry leading platinum standard Active IQ Level 3 Diploma in Gym Instructing and Personal Training by adding highly desirable qualifications. In addition to the Gym Instructing and Personal Training Diploma you will study Mental Health Awareness, Level 3 Award in Supporting Pre and Post Natal Clients with Exercise & Nutrition and Business Skills.
This complete personal training package takes learners from entry level and provides a complete rounded qualification that ensures learners are competent, confident and ready with the knowledge and skills to pursue a career as a Personal Trainer.
Learners will also be qualified to work with Pre and Post Natal Clients, widening the potential client market for the new Personal Trainer. Learners will also qualify with a leading qualification in Mental Health Awareness – all qualifications that are sought after skills for employers.
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Personal Trainers are always in demand. That’s one of the many things that make the job ideal for health and fitness lovers. It’s also a very flexible vocation; you can work for a specific company or gym chain or set yourself up as a self-employed practitioner, as long as you have all the correct qualifications. For these reasons and others besides, more and more people are now pursuing their dreams and attending The Fitness Group’s online PT courses.
We’re an internationally recognised provider of health and personal fitness training courses with affiliations and accreditations from Ofqual, The Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity (CIMSPA), ukactive and REPs (the Register of Exercise Professionals).
Read on for more information about the Personal Training Courses we offer, both online and in person.
When applying for our Personal Trainer Courses in UK, you’ll be able to select from:
For the Level 3 PT Certificate, you’ll require a Level 2 Gym Instructor certificate (also available from The Fitness Group) or an equivalent relevant qualification.
If you don’t already have this certificate, you can take the Personal Training Diploma, which combines both Level 2 and Level 3 coursework and can be taken with no prior experience.
The Level 3 Specialist PT Diploma is the Level 3 Diploma in Personal Training with valuable additional elements such as Mental Health Awareness and a Level 3 Award in Supporting Pre and Post Natal Clients with Exercise & Nutrition.
As a result, this course’s graduates are more employable and capable of working in-depth with a wider variety of clients.
All of the above qualifications are provided by Active IQ.
You’ll be able to attend our PT Training Courses either online or in-person at one of our UK locations, and on a part-time or full-time basis to fit in with your schedule and requirements.
You can attend our Personal Training Courses online in UK and beyond, with live remote lectures and seminars presented daily as well as access to numerous E-Learning resources. Lectures are also recorded, so you can watch them at a time that works for you.
All assessments and tutoring sessions are undertaken remotely when you choose the online option, with practical assessments completed via video.
The above will be delivered in person if you opt not to attend online.
You’ll also be able to access Business Skills workshops and graduate support – and our specialists will even assist you with your CV and put you forward for interviews at your request.
Take a look at our glowing Trustpilot reviews and five-star ratings to find out just what our graduates thought of their experience with The Fitness Group and you’ll see what makes us the leading provider of PT training courses in the UK.
Yes all our qualifications are internationally recognised. Our qualifications are awarded by Active IQ and endorsed by CIMSPA. We have students studying with us from all over the world and graduates operating as successful Personal Trainers all of the world.
Active IQ are the leading industry awarding body and CIMSPA are the Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity.
They are the professional development body for the UK’s sport and physical activity sector, providing leadership, support and empowerment for professionals working in the sector. The institute’s vision is: “To develop a vibrant, UK-wide sport and physical activity sector, led by professionals providing advocacy and leadership and working in partnership with stakeholders to help ensure the highest standards of service delivery”.
All of our qualifications are CIMSPA recognised and endorsed which means you will have full access to obtaining a CIMSPA membership.
Yes our qualifications are the highest industry standard. As such we have graduates in gyms such as Pure Gym, The Gym, JD Gyms, David Lloyd, Independent Gyms and Local Leisure Centres.
The Awarding Body for our personal training courses is ActiveIQ who are recognised and regulated by Ofqual. All of our courses are fully recognised by CIMSPA enabling you to register at Level 3. Furthermore we are an accredited CIMSPA employer partner too.
No, our expert industry experienced tutors who will support you through your learning regardless of your past experience. Passion for the industry, passion to help people and a desire to learn is what will set you up for success.
The winning factor that sets studying with us apart from the rest is the 5 star support you get throughout your journey. From day one you will have your own assigned expert tutor that will guide you through the journey. You will have immediate contact available to your tutor, you will have their direct contact number and you can arrange support via calls, video calls, WhatsApp, email – whatever suits you best!!
We have the leading aftercare in the industry – the starts during your course with your tutor supporting you with business plans, marketing and much more – and continues long after you qualify! Studying with our team sets you apart from the rest in industry – we set you up for success and give you a learning experience that is absolutely 5 star.
We have the best support in the industry, our unique support package is unlike any other training provider – you will be totally supported every step of the way from Day 1 to graduation, and beyond!
We are the only training provider to offer a ROCK SOLID Money back guarantee – we trust you will love the experience so we remove all the risk and give you a money back guarantee.
Yes you can study online and graduate without visiting one of our venues. All of the study materials can be accessed from home. You will have access to manuals, e learning courses, and recorded webinars. You can access all learning materials at anytime. Further, your tutor is available to you, uncapped and on demand to support with your learning needs!
All assessments and coursework can be done online and you can film your practical assessment from your local gym.
The time frame is completely flexible to you. Your uncapped tutor support never runs out!! There is no strict deadlines We will adapt to your needs and your pace – our support package is completely unique in the industry – no other provider will provider unique support tailored to you!
If you study in one of our full-time courses it will take 6 weeks to qualify – this 6 weeks includes Level 2 and Level 3. If you study from home we find that on average students tend to take 10-12 weeks however the time frame is flexible.
Yes you can submit a video for your practical assessment from your own gym. Before any assessments our expect tutor will ensure you are comfortable with the guidelines and confident on what is required. We will also encourage you to complete a mockingbird assessment first.
YES! We pride ourselves on doing this and doing it very very well. It is pivot to us that you are confident, and ready to achieve your goals in the industry in your new career. The door is always open too – even in many years to come we are here to help and support you forever!
Yes. We provide guaranteed interviews through some of the top fitness companies once you qualify.
Importantly unlike other training providers we work with you to establish the route you want to take, what companies fit your circumstances and we guide you to opportunities and guaranteed interviews in the fitness centres that are a match for your new career. This can range from nationwide chain gyms, premium leisure centres or locally owned gyms.
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