New Active IQ Level 3 Diploma in Fitness Instructing and Personal Training

Are you looking for a new challenge or career change?
Do you have a passion for fitness?
Become a qualified Fitness Instructor and Personal Trainer with DTT!

The aim of this Level 3 Diploma in Fitness Instructing and Personal Training is to provide the knowledge and skills to enable learners to prescribe, plan and deliver safe and effective exercise programmes and pursue a career in personal training.

Entry Requirements

Some experience of gym based exercises, including free weights, s is highly recommended. The course requires physical exertion and individual participation is essential; therefore, a degree of physical fitness is necessary. There is also an element of communication (discussing, presenting, reading and writing) involved and learners should have basic skills in communication pitched at level 2.

Course Content

This qualification comprises of 10 mandatory units;

Unit 1: Anatomy and Physiology for Exercise H/600/9013

Unit 2: Know How to Support Clients who Take Part in Exercise and Physical Activity M/600/9015

Unit 3: Health, Safety and Welfare in a Fitness Environment T/600/9016

Unit 4: Principles of Exercise, Fitness and Health A/600/9017

Unit 5: Planning gym-based exercise F/600/9018

Unit 6: Instructing gym-based exercise A/600/9020

Unit 7: Anatomy and Physiology for Exercise and Health A/600/9051

Unit 8: Applying the principles of nutrition to a physical activity programme L/600/9054

Unit 9: Programming personal training with clients F/600/9052

Unit 10: Delivering personal training sessions J/600/9053

Course Duration & Timings

4 Weekends, including Assessments: 10.30-5.30pm

Course CostĀ 

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Multiple Choice Examination

Portfolio of Evidence

Practical Demonstration/Assignment

Progression Routes

This qualification provides progression onto Level 3 qualifications such as Pilates Matwork and Teaching Yoga.

Next Available Dates

2020 TBC