Personal Trainer Courses & Certification (Central YMCA Qualification & Full Level 3 REP's

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Personal Trainer Courses

If you don't already hold a level 2 fitness certificate then you will need to do the Gym and Personal Trainer course combined click here for this course

CYQ Level 3: Certificate in Personal Training (General Populations). Always check to ensure that the course you are booking is a full qualification. Some training providers will sell you one of their own certificates and it is not a qualification on the QCF national framework. Check with the Sector Skills Council if you are unsure

Central YMCA Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training

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You will hold the ultimate fitness qualification; the highly valued Central YMCA Certificate in Personal Training. In addition we will establish you as a true expert in “Total Wellness”.  As an Advanced Instructor trained by Discovery your expertise and credentials in fitness will be unsurpassed.  On top of this, Discovery’s partnership with the leading Nutrition and Weight Management Company in the UK (Weight Management Centre) will ensure you are recognised as an expert in Weight Management, and your marketability and effectiveness to deliver will ensure your earnings match your expectations. You may also wish to consider our Master personal training diploma

Discovery Learning will ensure that you have the right basket of skills to work in the current climate of high expectations from clients requiring the very best in personal training, alongside a society and health care system that cannot cope with soaring obesity and lifestyle diseases.  Many personal training courses do not equip you for a career with the top clubs or to freelance. Discovery Personal Trainer Courses are designed to ensure ultimate employability as well as an outstanding platform to launch a freelance personal training career.

The courses includes:

  • CYQ registrations for certificated modules and the full PT qualification
  • 9 tutorial days from top industry experts and leading Personal Trainers
  • Full Tutor support for home learning component e-mail and telephone support
  • All training manuals, workbooks and worksheets for each module and interactive DVD
  • All CYQ assessment fees & Assessments.
  • Full Certification on successful completion of criteria
  • 20 CPD credits on REP’s and full Level 3 Status

Entry Requirements
You must possess at least one level 2 fitness qualification or equivalent.
Writing and numeracy skills are also required for presentation of course work.
Minimum age 16


Personal Trainer courses are provided as distance learning courses which involves a combination of home study and attendance days. The Level 3 advanced instructor is contained within the PT course and you can undertake this as a separate module. Personal Training qualifications are offered at Level 3 PT qualification. Our courses are all Central YMCA qualifications and we deliver these courses in London, Coventry, Manchester

Salary expectations as a personal trainer



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