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Anatomy and Physiology Level 2

Kick start your Personal Training Career with our Level 2 Anatomy and Physiology CPD Accreditation

This online e-learning course is worth 10 CIMSPA / 16 REP's CPD points.

Gain a CPD Certification

The starting point for all budding fitness professionals is the study of the theory of anatomy and physiology, and the principles of exercise, welfare and health. We have a variety of CPD courses for fitness professionals at the beginning of their career. Get in touch today to gain a diploma in Continuing Professional Development.

Gain an understanding of the Body and it's Systems

Having an in-depth understanding of the body will allow you to evaluate the effects of exercise. Our CPD course will also give you knowledge of exercise benefits, programme design and good working practice, including health and safety considerations. It is the foundation of knowledge for everyone embarking on a career in the fitness industry.

Trying to gain this knowledge in a classroom can be difficult and expensive so this course allows you to study at home or any other place that suits you.

In-depth explanations

Explore the workings of the human body, including the skeletal, muscular, circulatory and respiratory systems.

Start building your skills

Understand the benefits of exercise and learn how to put together a training programme to support a client’s goals.

Applied knowledge

Learn how exercise impacts the structure and function of the body’s systems, so you can explain to clients how and why their programme is working.

Industry insight

Gain first-hand knowledge of the operational workings of gyms and health clubs, and how to enhance the customer experience.

Course specifics

This is an E-Learning course

You can attend this course online from the comfort of your own home.

Please check the other tabs for entry requirements.

There are no entry requirements for this course.

However, if you are completing this course as part of your diploma, we recommend that you complete our Level 2 Gym Instructor.

We also recommend reading our personal training blog posts prior to starting the course. There is loads of useful material to help cement your understanding of personal training! Read them here:


Two e-learning courses with a total of five lessons and three practical exams.


  • The skeleton
  • Muscles of the body
  • Circulation and respiration
  • Introduction to exercise
  • The fitness professional


The assessment of this course is via two multiple-choice exams plus two online multiple-choice assessments. The pass mark for each of the exams and assessment is 70%.

Options available to pay for your course:

Training for a new career is a big investment and with all things in life you tend to get what you pay for.

At Future Fit Training, we make it easy and affordable for you to achieve your dream career without comprising on the quality of your learning experience or more importantly, your future career! We offer a variety of payment options including;

  • Pay your course in full - all of our CPD courses can be purchased through our website in full
  • Flexible payment schemes - pay a deposit and then the balance, pay as you learn, pay by company invoice or finance through OMNI (only available on selected courses)

Looking to talk to one of our advisers?

To speak to a Careers Adviser about any of our diploma courses and qualifications you can call us on the number below.

Call us today: 01329 829444


Our Support Team is ready to answer any questions you might have. These are the most commonly asked questions we get from our students.

How do I know you’re the best training provider for my course?
  • We have over 20 years of experience in the fitness industry
  • We were winners of the ukactive's Training Provider of the Year in 2016 & 2017
  • We are ISO 9001:2015 registered by the British Standards Institute
  • We offer you affordable and flexible payment options
  • Our flexible training format allows you to train at your own pace and in your own time
  • You will receive unlimited support throughout your training
  • Our team of experienced and highly qualified tutors make your training rewarding and fun
What is CIMSPA?

Launched in 2011, the Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity (CIMSPA) is the professional development body for the UK’s sport, fitness and physical activity sector and has been awarded chartered status by the Privy Council. CIMSPA provides leadership, support and empowerment for professionals working in sport and physical activity and is the strategic lead for professional development in the sector.

CIMSPA has been tasked by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS), backed by Sport England and employers, with leading the sport and physical activity sectors workforce development programme. This will be achieved by creating a clear and rigorous set of employer-led standards for all sport and exercise professionals, with a similar clear and rigorous system for assessment, awarding and validating qualifications.

CIMSPA is recognised as the authoritative, single unified voice for the sector by government departments, key agencies and partners, including Sport England, Public Health England, ukactive, Sport and Recreation Alliance, Sporta and cCLOA. The institute has membership options for everyone working in, or interested in working in, the sport and physical activity world – from student and apprentice through to service director and CEO. CIMSPA already provides a route to chartered status for those working in leisure operations, and is developing similar routes for the whole of the sector. For more information go to

What is REPS?

The Register of Exercise Professionals (REPS) is a government backed system of self-regulation for all instructors, coaches, trainers and teachers involved in the exercise and fitness industry. Registration is achieved and maintained through qualifications and training programmes that are nationally recognised and are linked to the National Occupational Standards for exercise and fitness. For more information go to

Is there a deadline to complete my training?

Each individual module within your training programme has a specific deadline or time-frame of completion that must be achieved in order to pass. The aim of the deadlines are to encourage you to succeed and ensure that you become qualified. The overall deadline to complete all your courses is 3 years from when you purchased.

How long will the course take? How many hours should I study for per week?

We would ask how much time can you dedicate to your study? The more time available, the quicker you can complete your course/diploma. If you don’t have lots of time, we advise taking it step-by-step.

Student Success Story...

Lynn Mcbrearty

Mind and Body Coach

Lynn’s interest in fitness and personal training has evolved over a period of time. As a runner, she was always suffering from niggling injuries and soon learnt that if she didn’t focus on strengthening the muscles, more time would be spent in the physio than out running. Having spent over 34 years in a corporate environment, she decided it was time for a career change and begun her journey with Future Fit Training. Since completing the Diploma in Advanced Anatomy and Physiology, Lynn has never looked back. She is now a Fitness Coach and decided to start her company called ‘A Fitter Life’.

I use the knowledge gained from the client psychology and the marketing courses on a daily basis. As soon as I talk to a potential client I know immediately what their attitude to exercise is, which is particularly useful when dealing with GP referrals