Start Your Journey to Becoming a Personal Trainer

Some people become personal trainers because they love working out and helping others get in shape, while others are looking for a career that provides financial stability. Regardless of your reasoning, carry on reading to find out how you can start your journey to becoming a personal trainer with a Level 3 Diploma from Study Active.

Why study a CIMSPA Level 3 Diploma in Gym Instructing & Personal Training?

This course is ideal for students who are keen to work in the health and fitness industry, but who don’t want to commit to a longer degree. It combines Level 2 Gym Instructing, Level 3 Personal Training and Level 3 Nutrition together so that students can learn three of the most important aspects of personal training in one go.

Our CIMSPA Level 3 Diploma in Gym Instructing & Personal Training is designed to be accessible, flexible and affordable. It’s a great way to make a career change, as you can study it online, alongside another full-time job or part-time employment. With us, you’ll be able to gain valuable skills that can help you advance your career.

CIMPSA recognition is often important for assuring clients and colleagues that you’re competent in your role as a gym instructor/personal trainer.

What’s included in a CIMSPA Level 3 Diploma in Gym Instructing & Personal Training?

The CIMSPA Level 3 Diploma in Gym Instructing & Personal Training is a comprehensive, practical and hands-on course that will help you to achieve your goal of becoming a qualified personal trainer. This course is designed for those who have an interest in health and fitness but currently lack the knowledge and skills to get started.

The course covers a wide range of topics including:

  • Physical fitness and health
    • Weight management
    • Nutrition for physical activity
    • Basic sciences for sport, exercise and health professionals

How is the course structured?

Our level 3 fitness courses are structured to offer students the opportunity to gain a comprehensive understanding of gym instructing and personal training. The course includes theoretical knowledge about working with groups and individuals, as well as practical activities that enable you to develop your skills.

The course is assessed through a mixture of coursework tasks and assessments (both practical and theoretical) that you can take an unlimited amount of times, so if you don’t pass the first time, there’s no need to panic. Once completed, students will benefit from certification, career guidance, PT start-up support and eligibility for a guaranteed interview.

For more information on how to start your journey to becoming a personal trainer, feel free to contact a member of our team at Study Active.