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The Level 4 Elite Personal Trainer Course is the highest level of industry recognition. By completing this personal training qualification, you’ll become an elite personal trainer with specialist skills and a sought-after Level 4 status.
This course provides the knowledge and skills to work with clients who have common health conditions (which is increasingly the norm). This course include two Level 4 courses in the most common areas PTs are likely to need specialist training in:
The advanced knowledge and skills gained in niche areas to help specific populations will widen your market, allowing you to offer support for more clients, and increase your earning potential.
The specialist elements of this course require you must:
Don't have a level 3 qualification? Don't worry! You will cover everything from the Level 3 Personal Trainer qualification within this course.
The aim of the this elite personal trainer course is to equip you with the specialist skills and experience you need to work with a wide range of clients and help you stand out from other UK and international personal trainers who are only qualified up to Level 3.
This course will provide students with the skills and knowledge they need to safely and effectively instruct clients in the setup and use of suspension equipment with a range of exercises suitable for all clients ranging from beginners to advanced.
Normally referred to as 'suspension training', the equipment is portable nylon straps with handles that can be adjusted to different lengths and attach to the top of a door, wall bars, railings, trees, and beams – anything that is strong enough to take the weight of a person. The exercises are designed around using your bodyweight whilst partially supported by the equipment. It can be described as functional training as you are using your own body weight and therefore has real benefits for how we move in everyday life. As a piece of equipment, it can be used to aid fat loss, improve core stability, flexibility, power, balance, muscular endurance and strength."
This course will provide students with the skills and knowledge they need to safely and effectively instruct clients in a range of kettlebell exercises suitable for all clients ranging from beginners to advanced.
Kettlebell training is suitable for one-to-one clients, small group work, athletes, sports teams, circuits and boot camp type classes.
Kettlebells are an ideal investment for students who wish to work as self-employed Personal Trainers meeting clients in their homes. Many large commercial gyms are now equipped with kettlebells and clients are interested in trying something new.
Online module means students can get to grips with the theoretical content, including tutorial videos for every exercise, and refer back to it. This allows more time to be spent on practical application and activities on the workshop
This course provides the skills and underpinning knowledge that will enable students to give sound, research-based nutrition advice to athletes and to others interested in enhancing sports or athletic performance. The course builds on the knowledge needed to work with the general population and introduces the requirement to personalise nutritional recommendations for those with sport, exercise and body composition goals.
This course provides the skills and underpinning knowledge that will enable students to provide nutrition advice to clients who are pregnant or breastfeeding.
The Pre and Postnatal Nutrition course is broken down into 9 units as outlined below:
This course looks to build on the knowledge gained via EPC / Pilates and enable learners to work with certain (15) common medical conditions covered in the qualification.
Delivered as group exercise focus akin to real-world exercise referral delivery. Large focus on practical application of skills for all conditions during the workshop. Full tutor support is available via TS individual email or phone, plus PT zone Facebook group
This course specialises in low back pain and builds on this specific niche to allow you to work with more specific incidents
Breakdown of 2-day Level 4 Low Back Pain Exercise Specialist workshop
The course has been designed to develop students' theoretical knowledge and practical skills in exercise prescription for people with obesity, diabetes and associated metabolic conditions. This course is ideal for Exercise Referral qualified instructors who are looking to move into specialist exercise prescription. Students will gain a more in-depth knowledge around Diabetes, obesity and associated conditions aligning with the latest CIMSPA recommendations for working with longer-term conditions. They will cover level 4 A & P in relation to the conditions, alongside psychological considerations & theoretical exercise prescription.
This is the only awarding organisation and training provider accredited with CIMSPA.
The e-learning component covers:
The majority of this course is studied and assessed online making it incredibly easy for you to get started on your journey to become a personal trainer. Vital knowledge will be taught in face-to-face practical workshops delivered by our expert tutors. We provide a high volume of resources through our e-learning, student zone and social media platforms.
The reason you'd study this course is to help clients with a range of medical conditions and also to increase your earning potential. Most personal trainers are self-employed, but personal trainer jobs are available with gyms and leisure clubs and having a level 4 certificate will help you stand out from the crowd and command a higher salary.
We work with leading gyms and health clubs to secure you a guaranteed interview once you have qualified.
When it comes to securing your first position as a fitness professional, you will have the advantage of our unparalleled reputation in the industry. As soon as employers see the name Future Fit on your CV, they know you’ve been trained by the best.
David Lloyd, Nuffield Health and Fitness First are just some of the clubs and businesses we work with to provide guaranteed interviews.
In addition to the guaranteed interviews you will also receive our Career Accelerator programme which gives access to ProZone and Dietary Analysis Software.
Receive a 30-day free trial to the ProZone, an online training platform, accredited by CIMSPA. You will have access to training videos, resources and articles on various topics
Dietary Analysis Software:
You will have 6 months access to Nutrium software, enabling you to analyse your clients' diets, determine their calorie and nutrient intake and create meal plans. Nutrium is a complete digital solution for nutrition professionals and includes a personal website and online booking facility.
As you are joining the forever industry, you'll be pleased to know that you will receive lifetime support from our specialists and advisors. Once you train with Future Fit, you become part of the family where our aim is to help you succeed in as many ways as we can.
With the specialist training and qualifications in this course you'll be able to work with a wider variety of people with specific medical conditions that will require you to provide different levels of support.
As a qualified master Personal Trainer you will be able to:
Our genuine commitment to your career success is why we don’t offer “one size fits all” pricing options. To find out the price for this course, download our price guide or speak to our careers advisors on 01329 829444 who will go through the costs involved. Here are a few options when it comes to funding your course.
Pay the full ammount for your training in one whole lump sum, nice and simple.
Put down a deposit and then spread the cost of your training with 0% finance*
Put down a deposit and then pay the remaining balance in one lump sum at a later date.
Put down a deposit and then pay for the rest of your training in monthly payments.
To find a personal training course near you, download the price guide and speak to one of our experience careers advisors.
Yes! Our Level 3 Personal Trainer Course and Level 4 Elite Personal Trainer Course qualifications are recognised by employers internationally and students can also work abroad with REPs and EREPs recognition.
ICREPs is a partnership between the various registration bodies which means qualifications gained in those countries are transferable and recognised: UK, Ireland, Europe, USA, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, UAE, Canada.
Yes. We provide guaranteed interviews through some of the top fitness companies once you qualify.
Many give guaranteed interviews for available positions as fitness instructors, studio-based instructors and personal trainers on completion.
Yes, our extensive Tutor Support team are on hand by phone, email and Facebook to answer any questions that you may have about your training to ensure you are always fully supported and on track.
You may have some advantages when studying our personal training course if you have a sports science or dance degree.
Contact our Career Advisers on the numbers at the top of this page and we can discuss your prior qualifications.
It is difficult to give a definitive answer because every student is different. Some students are able to study full time, some can commit 16 hours per week – others only 6-8 hours part time. You may want to mix intensive periods of study with ‘rest’ periods to fit around work and family commitments.
Also, you may be happy to attend courses in any location, giving you a greater choice of courses dates, while others may not. This is why we like to spend time designing your training plan with you before you enrol with us so that it fits around your commitments and the time you can dedicate to study.
Succeeding in one of our personal trainer courses requires a diverse set of skills:
Ultimately, it’s important to take some time to compare personal training courses and make sure a PT course suits<
To become a Personal Trainer you need recognised qualification such as:
To become a fitness instructor or gym instructor you would need a qualification such as:
The vocational route to become a PT includes the following personal trainer courses: