Frequently Asked Questions

Create PT are a fitness education provider. Priding ourselves on giving learners the best opportunities to improve their knowledge and succeed in the fitness industry.
Right away! Once you have completed the application form online and set up your payment you will be sent your login details.
No, you do not need to be a so called “gym bunny”. We do recommend that you do have some exercise experience, however our courses will provide you with all the knowledge you need to become a top-class fitness professional.
Absolutely not! 45% of our learners are 35years+. Either looking at changing careers or just to improve their knowledge for their own training.
Once you have decided on which course is right for you, just sign up online and choose how you’d like to pay. You’ll be enrolled straight on to your course and sent your login details, along with an email from our team explaining how to get started.
This depends on how much work you want to put in, you complete the work at your own pace, so it is entirely up to you. Our assessing team are ready and waiting to mark your work and get you started in the industry. As a guide the fastest we’ve seen the course completed is 4 weeks for level 2 and 6 weeks for level 3, however the average duration is around 5 months total.
You have 12 months to complete your courses. Average time to complete the combined Diploma in gym instructing and personal training is 5 months.
If you wish to continue your course past the 12 month deadline there is a fee of £100 per month.
Yes you can. You will be able to complete all of your work via the online portal and send to our assessing team. All video assessments can be completed and sent for them to watch and give feedback.
Yes, we have a range of revision resources available that should help with any tricky subjects. We provide constant support via the message board free of charge but if you still feel you need a bit of one-to-one help, you can book in consultations with our assessors at any point for a small charge.

We are a CIMSPA endorsed course provider and an Active IQ education centre. The majority of our courses (Gym Instructing and Personal Training included) are Active IQ accredited, and all of our courses are recognised by CIMSPA.

Yes. All of our PT courses are internationally recognised.
The level 3 PT course does cover nutrition in depth, but it still is not a substitute for an entirely nutrition focused qualification. You would know more than enough to advise PT clients on general nutrition but would not be to the standard of a nutritionist or dietician. Some students decide to further their knowledge of nutrition upon completion of the PT course by continuing their studies with a Level 4 nutrition course.
There are a range of opportunities available to newly qualified PT’s. These range from conventional employed roles at a health club to being a self-employed bootcamp instructor or an online coach working from a beach in Bali. We suggest you check out our blog article for more info on some of the different options.