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Certificate in Personal Training (QCF) at Buckinghamshire UTC

Course description

This programme is a practical-based qualification and offers a direct pathway into the exercise and fitness industry. You are expected to demonstrate competency in planning, reviewing and adapting programmes and to evaluate the differences in dealing with the pre or postnatal, disabled, referred and elderly customers.

What Will I Learn

You will gain a broad base of knowledge, enabling you to plan and deliver personal training sessions and programmes to all ages and with consideration to disability and diversity. You will also be able to qualify for a 1st 4 Sport level 2 Certificate in Coaching Strength and Conditioning for Sport.

Example Modules

  • Principles of Exercise
  • Principles of Nutrition and Weight Management
  • Advanced Anatomy and Physiology
  • How to Motivate and Support Clients

Entry requirements

You will already hold a Level 2 gym-based qualification. A high level of commitment to learning and aspirations to progress into the industry must be displayed.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Buckinghamshire UTC directly.

Last updated date: 06 August 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 36 weeks