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Active IQ Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training

This qualification gives learners the knowledge and skills to work with individuals and groups of clients in a personal training setting. It can lead to employment within an organisational setting or in a self-employed environment.
1 Years
Level 3

Course Overview

You will gain a vocationally related qualification (VRQ), at Level 3 on the National Qualifications Framework. This Qualification allows access on to the Register of Exercise Professionals (REP) at Level 3.
This course is offered two evenings per week for 12 weeks. There may also be a two week Intensive course run at different stages of the year (numbers depending) **

* 10% reduction in tuition fees for any prospective students that have completed L2 Gym instructor at SERC.

** Please note for the Intensive course, that we will be holding an induction evening on Tuesday 28th May @ 6pm in our Bangor Campus. The purpose of this is to register learners on our internal VLE to facilitate some distance learning prior to the commencement of the course. Additionally course manuals and Leaner Achievement Portfolios will be distributed on this date and the structure and content of the intensive course will be outlined for all learners.  

• Unit 4. Anatomy and physiology for exercise and health (A/600/9051) – 6 credits 

• Unit 5. Programming personal training with clients (F/600/9052) – 7 credits 

• Unit 6. Delivering personal training sessions (J/600/9053) – 9 credits 

• Unit 7. Applying the principles of nutrition to a physical activity programme (L/600/9054) – 6 credits.



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Available Sessions

Title Campus Type Start Spaces Fee
Active IQ Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training



Day: Monday
Time: 09:00-17:00



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Ideal If:

You wish to become a personal trainer.

You'll Learn:

How to be a personal trainer.

You'll Love:

 The facilities at SERC

You'll Progress:

 On completion of this you can progress to a range of Level 4 Qualification including GP referral, Management of Back Pain.

You'll Need:

You must have a Recognised Level 2 Qualification Gym Instructor.

Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

While we endeavour to run all our courses on the advertised day, SERC reserves the right to change the day of week on which the course runs.

In addition to the above Terms & Conditions students must also adhere to the following:

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