Personal Training & Fitness Instructor
Looking for a professional Personal Training course that will fit around your life? You're in luck.
Our mission is to help you achieve your career goals no matter your circumstances, so you don't need to give up your job, family commitments or social life to become a Personal trainer or Fitness Instructor with us.
Our courses are 100% online, so you can shape your study around your schedule: set your own timetable, work at your local gym, and sit your exams from home at a time that suits you.
Our expert tutors on hand will be on hand to help whenever you need it, and you can spread the cost with our flexible interest-free payment plans.
All of our professional fitness courses have been designed in close partnership with YMCA Awards, UK industry leader and one of the world’s best-known fitness awarding bodies.
Whether you’re a gym instructor looking to take your career to the next level or a fitness lover who wants to share your passion with others, we’re here to help you fulfil your potential so that you can help others do the same.
You’ll need to live in the UK and have access to a gym to study fitness with us.
YMCA Awards Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing
The Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing will give you the knowledge and skills you need to pursue a career as a fitness instructor. You don't need any prior qualifications or experience so it's perfect if you're just starting out.
It's the foundation you need to move on the to Level 3 Personal Trainer course.
Once you graduate, you'll be able to join REPs, Register of Exercise Professionals, at Level 2.
YMCA Awards Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training
This course is perfect if you want to take your career in the health and fitness industry to the next level.
The Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training is an advanced qualification that will give you with the skills and knowledge you need to work unsupervised as a personal trainer. This includes being able to provide one-to-one training, nutrition advice, progressive programming, and other client needs.
You'll need a Level 2 Fitness Instructor qualification or equivalent to take this course.
YMCA Awards Level 2 & 3 Combined Course
If you’re not already a qualified Fitness Instructor, you can fast-track your Personal Training qualification with our Level 2 & 3 Fitness Instructor and Personal Trainer Combined Course.
It allows you to skip certain modules and get qualified faster.
With over 25 years industry experience, YMCA Awards need no introduction. They're the UK's most respected awarding body for fitness courses, and are a globally-renowned brand. They award 30,000 certificates every year, and work with over 400 course providers in 12 countries across Europe, Middle East and Africa.