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Personal Training (Level 3) - Full-time

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Course outline

This course is perfect if you are 18+ and already in the fitness/ gym industry - this is an intensive course ideal for fitness/gym instructors, or if you want to enter the fitness industry and work on a regular one-to-one basis with clients.

You’ll learn skills for advanced programming, instructing and coaching, including knowledge of nutrition, anatomy and physiology.

You can expect plenty of practical and theory lessons to build up your knowledge and skills

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YMCA Level 3 Diploma in Personal Training (Gym-Based Exercise)


22 weeks

Level Level 3
Entry requirements

You’ll need 5 GCSEs at grade 9–4 (A*–C), including English Language and maths.


Choose to follow with a foundation degree in Sport Coaching at Nottingham College or you could seek employment within the sport/fitness industry.

Additional information

Students aged 16-18 don't have to pay tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, check out our Financial Help page for information on fees and funding!

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