The aim of the Level 3 Diploma in Fitness Instructing and Personal Training is to provide learners with the skills and knowledge to enable them to plan, deliver and evaluate safe and effective fitness instruction and personal training sessions.
To achieve the Level 3 Diploma in Fitness Instructing and Personal Training, learners must achieve 52 credits from all 10 mandatory units
There is an element of communication (discussing, presenting, reading and writing) involved and learners should have basic skills in communication at level 2
On achievement of the Level 3 Diploma in Fitness Instructing and Personal Training, learners could look to move into becoming a personal trainer, advanced Instructor or a club/centre supervisor.
Learners wishing to progress from this qualification can undertake the following qualifications:
Level 3 Certificate in Fitness Management
Any other Level 3 qualification in the Health and Fitness Industry
Level 3 NVQ in Instructing Physical Exercise and Nutrition
Level 4 Higher Professional Diploma in Sport and Recreation Management
Level 4 HNC Diploma in Sport (RQF)
Level 4 Certificate In Exercise And Nutritional Interventions For Obesity And Diabetes
Level 4 Certificate In Exercise For The Management Of Low Back Pain
Level 5 HND Diploma in Sport and Exercise Sciences (RQF)
Advanced Level Apprenticeship in Exercise and Fitness (Personal Training)