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
18th, 19th, 25th, 26th November 2017
17th, 18th, 24th, 25th March 2018


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

Special Offers and Discounts

  • Level 3 Diploma in Fitness Instructing and Personal Training - save £230!


  • 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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