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Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training

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Flexible online study

Optional face-to-face workshops

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Offer extended until 30th July

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£1038.70 £799

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This comprehensive CIMSPA approved course, delivered 100% online in the UK and around the world, teaches the key skills required for the modern Personal Trainer. Learn exercise programme creation, Nutrition, fitness psychology, Marketing and more. Suitable for those already with a Level 2 Gym Instructor qualification.

June offer -SAVE 30% OFF COURSE FEES

WHY THE FITNESS CIRCLE?

✓ Creating Personal Trainers for 25 years

✓ You gain a globally recognised qualification

✓ Up to 12 month payment plan 0% interest

✓ Guaranteed interview

Our graduates are working in some of the biggest gyms globally

World-Class Personal
Trainer course

Internationally-recognised and CIMSPA endorsed, written and presented by industry experts with over 25 years experience, unlimited tutor support and employment opportunities, this is the industries preferred personal trainer course.

Flexible Payment
Options

We believe that everybody should have the chance to reach their goals. That’s why we have a pricing model which is cost-effective for your online personal trainer course.

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5% discont for paying in full £1038.70

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Interest-free payment plans over 6 months

- £134 per month for 6 months

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WHAT WILL I LEARN

Program learning outcomes and content

  • Level 3 – Applied anatomy and physiology for exercise, health and fitness

    Level 3 – Applied anatomy & physiology for exercise, health and fitness

    Module info & overview

    Recognise and understand each of the anatomical systems and how they relate to the physiological functions associated with exercise health and fitness.

    • Function of the cardiovascular, skeletal and digestive systems in relation to fitness
    • Learn about the myofascial, nervous and endocrine systems and their application to fitness
    • Energy systems related to physical activity, health and fitness
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  • Level 3 - Nutrition

    Level 2 – Nutrition

    Module info & overview

    Understand and apply the underpinning principles of nutrition, guidelines for eating a balanced and healthy diet and the additional nutrient requirements for active individuals

    • Understand how to access credible information about nutrition
    • Terminology, how nutrients fuel & recover after physical activity, and the risks of poor nutritional practices
    • Learn how to estimate daily energy and nutritional requirements for clients with different goals
    • Be able to analyse a client’s dietary habits and identify areas for improvement
    • Apply nutritional principles when developing exercise and lifestyle programmes for clients
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  • Level 3 - Lifestyle, health and common medical conditions

    Level 3 – Lifestyle, health and common medical conditions

    Module info & overview

    Understand the different factors and common medical conditions that can affect a client’s health and wellbeing and the impact it may have on your programme.

    • Commonly occurring medical conditions
    • How lifestyle factor affects a client’s health and wellbeing
    • Know when to risk-stratify and when to refer clients
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  • Level 3 - Encouraging positive health and fitness behaviours in clients

    Level 3 – Encouraging positive health and fitness behaviours in clients

    Module info & overview

    Utilise a range of methods that can encourage positive health and fitness behaviours

    • Learn the techniques use to effectively communicate with clients
    • Technology usage to increase client's physical activity
    • Create positive environments to empower clients to meet their goals
    • Goal setting
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  • Level 3 - Programme design and delivery

    Level 3 – Programme design and delivery

    Module info & overview

    Be able to create safe and effective progressive personal training sessions for a range of different clients.

    • Principles of personal training programme design
    • Learn about periodisation
    • Understand the boundaries of pre and postnatal women and older clients
    • Designing and adapting programmes
    • How to monitor your sessions
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  • Level 3 - Business and Marketing

    Level 3 – Business and Marketing

    Module info & overview

    Get the business and marketing know-how, essential for Personal Trainers in an employed and self-employed role

    • Marketing techniques and tactics
    • How to close a sale
    • Legal and professional requirements
    • Plan and strategise to develop a successful personal training business
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OTHER ONLINE COURSES

Take control of your personal training career with our featured PT courses. It’s the perfect opportunity to take a step-by-step approach.

Level 2 Gym Instructor
Personal Training Diploma
£1152.00

This is the industry’s most popular entry-level qualification and a must-have if you want to advance to Level 3 and become a personal trainer.

Time to qualify:
6-8 weeks
Entry requirements:
No entry requirements
Course type:
Online
Accreditations:
GymWorkshops:
FREE Online or face-to-face
Level 3 Personal Trainer
Level 2 Gym Instructor
£546

This is the industry’s most popular entry-level qualification and a must-have if you want to advance to Level 3 and become a personal trainer.

Time to qualify:
6-8 weeks
Entry requirements:
No entry requirements
Course type:
Online
Accreditations:
GymWorkshops:
FREE Online or face-to-face

The Fitness Circle support team & materials

With a personal tutor on hand to help you learn with us, we ensure that you are not alone during your studies.

Tutors with industry experience

Our tutors are dedicated, knowledgeable and best of all,
have personal training experience.

Comprehensive learning materials

  • Online video lectures and practical training videos
  • Dedicated support tutor
  • Detailed study guide breaking down the course
  • Vast range of mock theory exams
  • Simplified templates for case-study assessments
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Experience Class

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  • Way 2 Fitness Work

    ”The support and the knowledge given allowed me to start working in the industry straight way. I have and will continue to recommend their services to anyone looking to get qualified.”

    Way 2 Work 

    Basketball Coach & PT

  • Nuna’s Nutritionist

    “I chose the The Fitness Circle because I could study the whole course online, in my own timeframe, which worked well with my schedule. It was a great experience.”

    Nuna’s Nutrition

    Nutritionist

  • Helle Hammonds Celebrity Personal Trainer

    “I qualified as a PT with The Fitness Circle over 10 years ago and will still recommend them to this day.”

    Helle Hammonds

    Celebrity Personal Trainer

  • Tom ‘Kong’ Watson Personal Trainer

    “The Fitness Circle will teach you everything you need to know to get you started in a career in Personal Training”

    Tom ‘Kong’ Watson

    Former MMA Champion

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Course Overview

The Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training course is a qualification for anybody who wants to become a Personal Trainer and already has their level 2 Fitness Instructing certificate. Upon successful completion of the course you will be authorised to work in the health & fitness industry as a Personal Trainer or set up your own business.

This course consists of the Active IQ Level 3 Personal Trainer Online Course.  Our level 3 personal trainer course london has been developed over the 20 years we have been in business, aligned with the standards of the current fitness industry.

We train you for a sustainable career as a Personal Trainer, not just a fitness qualification. We impart experience and actionable knowledge. It is a fact the health and fitness industry is booming in response to the general decline in the health of the population. On the upside, there is an immense opportunity and increased demand for fitness professionals. Training with us gives you a strong foundation and competitive edge for a job in the fitness industry.

Take the first step towards your brand new career.

NOT SURE WHICH COURSE IS RIGHT FOR YOU?

Our Course Advisors are eager to walk through your options and answer any questions you have

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