Personal Training (Gym-based Exercise) Level 3

This brand new industry recognised qualification is perfect if you want to kick start your career in the fitness industry.

Course Level:
Level 3
2 Years
Aireville Campus
Awarding Body:

This Personal Training (Gym-based Exercise) Level 3 will enable you to gain the necessary practical and theoretical skills for you to become a Personal Trainer in gym-based exercise to the general public and to get one step ahead on the career ladder in the fitness industry because you will also have studied the all-important nutritional aspect of fitness training. The career possibilities for Personal Trainers are vast – there are opportunities abroad, in the holiday industry as well as at home in this fast-growing industry.


  • Anatomy & Physiology For Exercise
  • Health, Safety & Welfare In A Fitness Environment
  • Principles Of Exercise, Fitness & Health
  • Know How To Support Clients Who Take Part In Exercise & Physical Activity
  • Planning Gym-Based Exercise
  • Instructing Gym-Based Exercise
  • Applying The Principles Of Nutrition To A Physical Activity Programme
  • Anatomy & Physiology For Exercise & Health
  • Programming Personal Training With Clients
  • Delivering Personal Training Sessions

Entry Requirements

5 GCSEs 9-4 or Fitness Instruction Level 2 (Merit/Distinction) including English & Maths GCSEs grade 9-4


Your choices may include:

  • Personal Trainer – Gym
  • Personal trainer – Health Club
  • Personal Trainer – Spa
  • Personal trainer – Cruise Ships
  • Personal Trainer – Hotels or Resorts
  • Own Fitness Studio
Programme of Study
Open Evening – Skipton 13 October
17:30 - 19:30
Open Evening – Aviation Academy 14 October
17:30 - 19:30
Open Evening – Skipton 24 November
17:30 - 19:30
Open Evening – Aviation Academy 02 December
17:30 - 19:30