Level 2 & 3 Combined Diploma

 This is the Level 2 Gym Instructor and Level 3 Personal Trainer courses merged into one course at a more affordable price.

Entry Requirements

No Entry Requirements

Accreditations

Active IQ and CIMSPA

Career Options

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

Level 2 & 3 Combined Diploma in gym instructing and personal training

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.

Yes, we are partnered with most of the leading gym brands in the country & we have an in house recruiter who will help find you a suitable role once qualified.

Select The plan that's right for you

Our pricing is flexible so you can get and pay for exactly what you need.

Foundation

ÂŁ700

Start a career in the fitness industry.

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

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Foundation Plus

ÂŁ1000

Expand your knowledge with CPD’s + extended learning.

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

All Inclusive

ÂŁ1500

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

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

Foundation

ÂŁ700

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

Extra Content:

  • Accounting for fitness professionals

Key benefits:

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

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

Most Popular

Foundation Plus

ÂŁ1000

Expand your knowledge with CPD’s + extended learning.

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

Extra Content:

  • Choose 3 CPD modules to access
  • Level 2 certificate in mental health awareness
  • Accounting for fitness professionals

Key benefits:

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

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

All Inclusive

ÂŁ1500

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

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

Extra Content:

  • Choose 5 CPD modules to access
  • Level 2 certificate in mental health awareness
  • Level 3 award in pre and postnatal
  • Live interactive feedback with your tutor
  • Accounting for fitness professionals

Key benefits:

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

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

Compare our plans side-by-side

Assessments

Foundation

Foundation Plus

All Inclusive

Practical Videos

Preparation Quizzes & Videos

Revision Material

Feedback Via Email

Fact-to-face Assessments

Feedback Via Telephone

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

Help on how to prepare for interviews

How to set yourself up as a sole trader

Guidance and support when job searching

Send you job opportunities in your local area

Guaranteed Interviews

Extra Content

Accounting for fitness professionals

Level 2 certificate in mental health awareness

Choose 3 CPD modules to access

Choose 5 CPD modules to access

Level 3 award in pre and postnatal

Live interactive feedback with your tutor

Key Benefits

Instant access

Completely online

Career support

Extra learning content

1-2-1 support and accountability

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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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Enjoy our online courses from the comfort of your own home or use the app to learn on the go.

level 2 & 3 diploma

Level 2 & 3 Combined Personal Trainer Online Course

Ready to go all out and combine courses to give you everything you need to know to become a top-class PT?

You’ll probably be wanting to become a fully qualified personal trainer at the end of this, and you’ll need the Level 2 award in order to progress to Level 3. So, why not save yourself some money and sign up for our most popular product? Take your first step towards becoming a fantastic and fully qualified personal trainer. 

What will your Level 2 Certificate cover?

Professionalism & Customer Care

  • Legal and professional requirements
  • Skills and behaviours required in customer care
  • Personal and professional development
  • Value of first impressions

Health & Safety

  • Health and safety work practices
  • Hazards and risks in a fitness environment
  • Routine and emergency operating procedures
  • Cleaning requirements

Planning a Client's PT Consultation

  • Consult and support clients to change their exercise behaviour
  • Importance of healthy eating and lifestyle
  • Protocols for health screening and fitness assessment
  • Consulting/interviewing coaching

Planning a Client's PT Exercise Session

  • Plan a safe and effective session
  • Deliver a successful and encouraging exercise programme
  • Deliver an efficient induction to groups of individuals

Anatomy & Physiology in Exercise

  • Understand the skeletal and neuromuscular systems
  • Understand the cardiovascular, respiratory and digestive systems
  • Energy production in relation to physical activity

You Can Learn All This in a Matter of Weeks

We have had learners complete their Level 2 Gym Instructing Qualification in as little as 2 weeks!

What will your level 3 Diploma cover?

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