Please see our Entry Requirements page for general entry requirement guidance. You must have completed the Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing prior to starting this course.
One year course.
The YMCA Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training is an ideal qualification for those in the exercise and fitness sector who wish to complement their existing skills. The qualification aims to provide students with the understanding and practical skills needed to work as a personal trainer in a variety of settings. This includes understanding health and safety in a fitness environment, customer service, anatomy and physiology, personal training programmes and sessions, and nutrition. Students successfully completing this qualification will be able to gain access to the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs) at Level 3.
Units studied include:
Why York College?
Students can enter employment (including self-employment) as a personal trainer or you could progress to a Foundation Degree in Sports Therapy.
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