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Level 3 Personal Trainer

Level 3 Personal Trainer

Level 3 Personal Trainer

This qualification is aimed at students who already hold a level 2 Fitness Instructor certificate and wanting to progress their career into becoming a Personal Trainer. This qualification is the main progressive path that has proved popular with most level 2 Fitness Instructors who want to pursue a career in Personal Training.

Entry Requirement - Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instruction

- Premier World Fitness, Leeds
- DW Fitness First, Manchester
- Village Hotel, Birmingham
- Energie Fitness, Newcastle

You can now spread the cost of your course over 2 - 5 years with our finance options! See our Payment Information tab for more details.


*Funding available, enquire for more information

Payment Options: Finance, Funding or Full Payment

1 - 3 months

Level 3 Personal Trainer



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Course Information

This course offers to expand the knowledge of any current level 2 Fitness Instructors. You will cover a variety of units from planning progressive programs for clients to learning about nutrition and the affects of this for exercising with clients.

You will also further your knowledge in anatomy and physiology to level 3 standard and also learn how to conduct effective consultations with clients. You will then learn to develop specific tailored progressive exercise programs for a client.

Once this qualification has been completed you will then be able train clients on a 1-1 basis. You will also hold the Active IQ certificate in Personal Training which is a REP’s recognised qualification.

Course Structure

This course would be completed over 2 assessment day* at one of our available locations. You will be also be given an online dedicated tutor to help you every step of the way!

You can complete this course within the following timescales:

  • 1 month
  • 2 months
  • 3 months

Please feel free to contact us and we will be able to talk you through a bespoke timetable.

*From April 2018 onwards Manchester courses will only require 1 assessment day.

Course Units

This is an Internationally recognised qualification awarded through Active IQ who are governed by Skills Active. The units that you will be undertaking are:

  • Unit 1 – Know how to support clients who take part in exercise and physical activity – Worksheets
  • Unit 2 – Health, safety and welfare in a fitness environment – Worksheets
  • Unit 3 – Principles of exercise, fitness and health – Multi choice theory exam
  • Unit 4 – Anatomy and physiology for exercise and health – Multi choice theory exam
  • Unit 5 – Programming personal training with clients – Client case study
  • Unit 6 – Delivering personal training sessions – Practical observation
  • Unit 7 – Applying the principles of nutrition to a physical activity program – Multi choice theory exam

*Units 1,2 and 3 can be achieved by completing the Level 2 Fitness Instructor course

Payment Information

We have a number of options of how you can pay for this course. If you would like to book onto the course through our website, you have the following 2 options:

  • Option 1: £1200 full payment
  • Option 2: £120 deposit and 12 monthly payments of £90 at 0% interest. (Direct debit will be set up once the deposit has been paid).

We now offer payment plans over longer terms (from 2 – 5 years). If you would like to spread the costs over a longer period, you can apply for finance through our partner Ideal4Finance. It’s a quick and easy process where you get a decision in 60 seconds! Example payment structures are below:

  • Option 3: No deposit, £41.62 a month +APR for 24 months
  • Option 4: No deposit, £27.75 a month +APR for 36 months
  • Option 5: No deposit, £20.81 a month +APR for 48 months
  • Option 6: No deposit, £16.65 a month +APR for 60 months

To apply for finance, you can do so by clicking on the image below. If successful, you will receive the loan amount from the lender and then book yourself onto the course either through our website or over the phone. If you would like assistance or more information, please feel free to call one of our course advisors on 01132 866453.


Apply for an Advanced Learner Loan

To begin your application for an advanced learner loan, simply email Graham@velocity-pt.co.uk with the following details:

  • Full Name
  • Location
  • Course of Interest
  • How you would like to study your course (Online/Classroom)

From there we will then begin the application process with you for your desired course and also, most importantly, you can start studying.

Alternatively, feel free to call our head office on 01132 866453 and press ext 1 to speak to a course advisor.

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