Level 3 Certificate in personal training

Tap into a career with potentially uncapped earnings and start helping others make long-lasting positive changes to their lives. The time has come to turn your passion into a profession.

Entry Requirements

Level 2 Gym Instructing Qualification (Create PT offer this certification)

Accreditations

Active IQ and CIMSPA

Career Options

Gym Instructor, Class Instructor, Personal Trainer and 1-to-1 Coach

Sick of sitting at a desk for 7 hours a day? Desperate for a career that really makes a difference? Your Level 3 Diploma in Personal Training is right here for you.

As well as covering topics such as anatomy & physiology and nutrition, you’ll learn how to devise and deliver an effective personal training program to your clients.

Our level 3 Personal Training courses takes our learners from their level 2 Gym Instructing qualification, all the way to Gym Floor ready. Not only will you learn what it means to be a fantastic personal trainer, we’ll provide you with the knowledge and experience to succeed in a lucrative career in the fitness industry.

From The Classroom to The Gym Floor

Our industry leading tutors will take you all the way from the classroom to the gym floor, offering an unrivalled level of support. Now more convenient than ever to pursue your dream career with the qualification being attainable completely online.

Not only is the certification fast and convenient, the payment is too; we offer payment plans over the course of 6, 12 and 24 months with 0% APR loans available too.

Legal Certification

Our courses are accredited by Active IQ and endorsed by CIMSPA meaning your qualifications will be recognised wherever you go, even internationally.

Remove The Guesswork

Our courses have been designed to guide you every step of the way, with mini quizzes to test your knowledge and extra revision guides to cement what you've learnt.

Help Is On Hand

We have a huge bank of revision materials available, plus in-person and video workshops are available to give you extra help if needed.

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What You Will Learn

The principles of nutrition and their application to exercise and health

  • Understand how to use nutrients to fuel activity
  • Learn how to tailor nutrition plans for clients goals
  • Learn how to analyse Food diaries and dietary habits

Lifestyle, health, wellbeing and common medical conditions

  • Understand how lifestyle factors affect a client’s health and wellbeing
  • Understand common occurring medical conditions and how they may impact a client’s lifestyle
  • Understand how to risk-stratify and when to refer clients with common medical conditions
 

Encouraging positive health and fitness behaviours in clients

  • Learn how to collect and interpret health screening and fitness assessment data
  • Learn how to complete consultations in a way that encourages client motivation and goal achievement
  • Learn how to use technology to help clients achieve their goals.

Programme design and delivery for Personal Training

  • Be able to design safe and effective personal training programmes and session plans
  • Be able to monitor client progress and adapt the programme accordingly 
  • Be able to plan and deliver group personal training sessions, and deliver sessions in different environments
 

Professionalism and business acumen for Personal Trainers

  • Understand marketing techniques and tactics to help generate leads
  • Learn how to close a sale
  • Develop a business plan to help get you started in the industry

Applied anatomy and physiology for exercise, health and fitness

  • Understand energy systems in relation to exercise and training
  • Know the structure and function of the cardiovascular system, nervous system and digestive system in relation to health and fitness
  • Know the structure and function of the endocrine system, skeletal system and myofascial system in relation to health and fitness 
 

Select the plan that’s right for you

Choose the course option that works for you. Our pricing is flexible so
you can get and pay for exactly what you need.

Knowledge Only

£200

Improve your fitness knowledge

Assessments:

Not included

Learning Support:

  • Online learning platform
  • On-demand exercise library

Career Support:

Not included

Extra Content:

Not included

Key benefits:

  • Instant access
  • Completely online
  • Qualify in just xxx
  • 30-day money back guarantee

Free. No card required.

Pay in full or over time with 0% interest finance. Choose either between 6, 12 or 24 months to pay off your course.

Foundation

£450

Start a career in the fitness industry

Assessments:

  • Practical videos
  • Feedback by email
  • Access to preparation quizzes and videos 
  • Revision material 

Learning Support:

  • Online learning platform
  • On-demand exercise library
  • Email support

Career Support:

When you’ve finished your PT course and are ready to join the fitness industry, our experienced team will be there for you. We are committed to giving you expert advice and guidance for your next step. You’ll receive:

  • Help on how to prepare for interviews
  • How to set yourself up as a sole trader
  • Guidance and support when job searching, and be a reference to any employer
  • Send you job opportunities in your local area (usingleisurejobs.co.uk)

Extra Content:

Not included

Key benefits:

  • Instant access
  • Completely online
  • 30-day money back guarantee
  • Career support

Free. No card required.

Pay in full or over time with 0% interest finance. Choose either between 6, 12 or 24 months to pay off your course.

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Foundation Plus

£600

Expand your knowledge with CPD’s + extended learning

Assessments:

  • Practical videos
  • Feedback by email
  • Access to preparation quizzes and videos 
  • Revision material 
  • Optional fact-to-face assessments

Learning Support:

  • Online learning platform
  • On-demand exercise library
  • Email support
  • Face-to-face and Zoom meetings for assessments only

Career Support:

When you’ve finished your PT course and are ready to join the fitness industry, our experienced team will be there for you. We are committed to giving you expert advice and guidance for your next step. You’ll receive:

  • Help on how to prepare for interviews
  • How to set yourself up as a sole trader
  • Guidance and support when job searching, and be a reference to any employer
  • Send you job opportunities in your local area (usingleisurejobs.co.uk)

Extra Content:

  • Choose 3 CPD modules to access
  • Level 2 certificate in mental health awareness

Key benefits:

  • Instant access
  • Completely online
  • 30-day money back guarantee
  • Career support
  • Extra learning content

Free. No card required.

Pay in full or over time with 0% interest finance. Choose either between 6, 12 or 24 months to pay off your course.

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All Inclusive

£850

Receive 1-2-1 support and accountability from our team

Assessments:

  • Practical videos
  • Feedback by email
  • Feedback by phone
  • Access to preparation quizzes and videos 
  • Revision material 
  • Optional fact-to-face assessments

Learning Support:

  • Online learning platform
  • On-demand exercise library
  • Email support
  • Face-to-face and Zoom meetings for assessments only
  • Face-to-face and Zoom meetings for workshops

Career Support:

When you’ve finished your PT course and are ready to join the fitness industry, our experienced team will be there for you. We are committed to giving you expert advice and guidance for your next step. You’ll receive:

  • Help on how to prepare for interviews
  • How to set yourself up as a sole trader
  • Guidance and support when job searching, and be a reference to any employer
  • Send you job opportunities in your local area (usingleisurejobs.co.uk)

Extra Content:

  • Choose 3 CPD modules to access
  • Level 2 certificate in mental health awareness
  • Level 3 award in pre and postnatal
  • 5 live workshops included (usually £500)

Key benefits:

  • Instant access
  • Completely online
  • 30-day money back guarantee
  • Career support
  • Extra learning content
  • 1-2-1 support and accountability

Free. No card required.

Pay in full or over time with 0% interest finance. Choose either between 6, 12 or 24 months to pay off your course.

Exclusive Content

Create PT are dedicated to giving you all the materials to become the best personal trainer possible. The fitness industry is crying out for individuals with the knowledge and passion that we know that you have, so we’re only too happy to educate you and nurture your fledgling fitness career.

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.
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.

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