Personal Training Courses and Qualifications
Train as a REPs/CIMSPA recognised Personal Trainer with Future Fit Training's personal training courses and enter into the fitness industry with confidence and a guarantee of interviews with leading health & fitness operators. With over 24 years’ experience delivering the highest level Personal Training qualifications, our graduates are the preferred choice for most of the leading, nationwide gymnasium and health club chains. Stand out from the crowd with our personal training certification and start your career in the fitness industry.
We offer a large range of industry-recognised Personal Training Courses
We have been delivering highly qualified fitness instructors in the health and fitness industry for over 25 years. As ukactive's National Training Provider of the Year for 2016 and 2017, we can safely say that we offer the best personal trainer courses in the UK with 1,000s of satisfied customers to prove it. See below out 3 Complete Courses.
Level 2- Gym Instructor Course
The Level 2 Gym Instructor course is your starting point within the fitness industry and from where you can continue to develop your career as a personal trainer.
Level 3 - Complete Personal Trainer Diploma
This qualification will give you everything you need to become a successful personal trainer. It will give you the knowledge, skills and confidence to help you stand out above the rest.
Level 4 - Total Immersion Personal Training Diploma
You will have the highest level of industry recognition giving you Level 4 ‘specialist’ status. With this Diploma, you can accept GP referrals and provide a premium service to clients.
Personal Training Courses
In order to become a qualified Personal Trainer you will need to take the following courses:
- Level 2 Gym Instructor
- Level 2 Anatomy & Physiology
- Level 3 Anatomy & Physiology
- Level 3 Exercise Programming & Coaching
- Nutrition & Weight Management
Only after completing all of these courses will you be able to call yourself a Personal Trainer.
At Future Fit you can find all of these courses within our Level 3 Complete Diploma in Personal Training and our Total Immersion Diploma along with a variety of other practical and e-learning courses carefully selected to put you ahead of your competition.
We also offer 40 online and short personal training courses as well as workshops to gain new skills:
Behavioural Change Coaching
The Formula 4 Change system, is a course developed by Future Fit Training, will enable you to easily assess clients, choose the right strategies and techniques to facilitate positive behaviour changes, and successfully implement them as a personal trainer or nutrition adviser.
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Business Skills for Personal Trainers
This highly engaging course will enable you to make the leap from being a qualified personal trainer to a successful fitness professional with a profitable business.
GP Exercise Referral Course
This workshop will significantly increase your earning potential as a fitness professional. Qualify to accept GP referrals and offer a specialist service, this CPD certification will give you the edge over your competitors.
Low Back Pain Exercise Specialist
You will be able to assess, design, deliver, monitor and evaluate exercise sessions that will be critical to the recovery of clients with low back pain. This Level 4 training course is the most in-depth and up to date of its kind.
Online Fitness Business
Certified Online Personal Trainer Course - in partnership with Online Fitness Business helping Personal Trainers build great online businesses. Make more of an impact whilst increasing your income and your independence
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Learn some effective motivational communication techniques for positive behaviour change. You will learn how to use motivational interviewing techniques to communicate with clients in a way that elicits genuine motivation and sustained behaviour change.
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Learn how to become a personal trainer
Becoming a Personal Trainer is easier than you think. Follow our 7 simple yet comprehensive steps that will take you through the entire journey and you can’t go wrong.
The fitness industry has grown by 75% over the last decade and is now worth a whopping £4.9 billion! With obesity on the rise by 18% year on year, the demand for qualified Personal Trainers has never been higher.
Download our free "how to become a Personal Trainer" guide by clicking on the banner below which contains all the information you need to start your career in the fitness industry with confidence.
Fit the training around your life
Much of the theory involved with all of our personal trainer courses and gym instructor courses can be completed online with our versatile e-learning system. You can easily tailor your study programme to fit around your life knowing that tutor support is just a phone call or email away.
The other aspect of our personal trainer courses are the essential practical workshops which are held on the weekends in nationwide training locations. No personal trainer qualification is truly complete without practical workshops that help you on your way to gaining your personal training certification.
With our flexible start dates and locations near you, starting your new PT training career with us is easy!
Want to know more about our fitness qualifications?
Contact us to find a training location near you and talk to our specialist career advisers about this month's special offers on our personal training qualifications and courses. Click on the links below for more details of each diploma.
Thinking of career change in Personal Training?
We know how difficult it can be to switch career but becoming a Personal Trainer doesn't have age limits, you can change your career in your 20s and 30s. Some of our students started even at 40 years old.
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You can ask, whenever you want, any type of questions to our support team and get prompt replies
There’s a lot to consider, and you’re bound to have some questions. We’d love to hear from you, but you might just find the answer here.
How recognised is my course?
The qualification you’ll receive at the end of your course will be awarded by VTCT, which is a Government-approved awarding organisation that develops vocational systems of qualifications. Our courses are also fully REPs and CIMSPA approved. Future Fit Training is actually a founder member of REPs. Membership of REPs enables fitness professionals to prove they have attained an industry recognised level of skill, knowledge and competence in their chosen field of expertise. Being CIMSPA certified means you will work in a respected industry, where standards are regulated, and your qualifications are valued.
Are your qualifications internationally recognised?
Our Level 3 Complete Personal Training Diploma
and Level 4 Total Immersion Diploma
qualifications are recognized by employers internationally and students can also work abroad with REPs and EREPs recognition. The International Confederation of Registers of Exercise Professionals (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.
What is the price and how can I pay?
It depends on which diploma/course you are looking at enrolling on. Below are some standard options available to pay for your course.
- Pay as you learn
- Lowest deposit - start training from only £175
- Spread your payments over a number of months to suit your budget
- Benefit from our lowest ever monthly payments
- Pay a deposit then settle the balance
- Pay in full
- Pay using a Professional Career Development Loan
We offer other ways to fund your training and we also accept ELCAS for Armed Forces personnel.
Can I complete the Level 3 Personal Training Diploma in 6 weeks?
No. We do not offer short courses. Our graduates are recognised as being the best in the industry because we prepare students to do more than just pass a qualification. However, students can also set their own training hours and they will be qualified to work in the industry as soon as they successfully pass each module/assessment. For Level 2 Gym Instructor Course, students normally take three months, including home study and practical elements. For Level 3 Personal Training Diploma, most students take up to 6 months to fully qualify and then they are ready to charge £30/hour. We will continue to upskill them for another 6 months. This diploma also includes home study and practical weekends to attend.
Does Future Fit Training offer guaranteed interviews once I qualify?
The simple answer is yes. Within the School of Personal Training, we have teamed up with some respected companies to make your move from student to fitness professional even easier. Many offers guaranteed interviews to our Personal Training Diploma graduates for available positions as fitness instructors, studio-based instructors and personal trainers on completion of your relevant training programme. We also have some great tips here
, to help with writing a successful CV, preparing for an interview, or getting your new career or business venture moving in the right direction.
What kind of support and resources do you provide for online programmes?
Our extensive Tutor Support team is on hand by phone, email and Facebook to answer any questions that students may have about their training to ensure they are always fully supported and on track. In terms of resources, you will be offered the following: flexible e-learning (which includes text, images, animation, audio and video), list of recommended readings that will be a core part of your learning, a dedicated Tutor (who you are going to meet in person) and access to our Student Zone where you find, among other resources, a section dedicated to equipment packs.
Personal Trainer Courses