Active IQ Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training

The aim of this qualification is to recognise the skills, knowledge and competence required for an individual to work unsupervised as a personal trainer. This includes being able to offer one-to-one training, baseline assessment, nutritional advice and progressive programming which is specific to the individual needs of a client.

Entry requirement

Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing - Gym-Based Exercise (or equivalent)

Suitable for

Qualified Level 2 Instructors who wish to become Personal Trainers in a club or establish their own PT business

Course Content & Structure

Level 2:

Anatomy and Physiology for Exercise

Principles of Exercise, Fitness and Health

Know How to Support Participants Who Take Part in Physical Activity

Level 3:

Anatomy and Physiology for Exercise

Applying the Principles of Nutrition as Part of a Personal Training Programme

Planning Personal Training with Clients

Delivering Personal Training Sessions


Blended Learning


  • Coursework

  • Multiple choice theory paper

  • Practical examination

  • Worksheets

Register of Exercise Professionals


Progression routes


Course Dates


Swindon, Wiltshire 21st, 22nd, 28th, 29th October 2017
17th, 18th, 24th, 25th March 2018
Dawlish, South Devon 18th, 19th, 25th, 26th November 2017


Cost: £1,230.00


Level 3 Diploma in Fitness Instructing and Personal Training for just: £1,595.00



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Course Times




Wiltshire, Somerset, Surrey, London and South Devon

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  • All prices includes Registration, Certificate, Assessment and Course Manuals.
  • £50 discount on all course prices to all bpm academy students and Level 2 Instructors

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