Fitness Instructing Certificate in Personal Training and Instruction Level 3 at Blackburn College
This qualification is aimed for those aiming to further their knowledge and work as a personal trainer and advanced practitioner in the health and fitness industry.
- Anatomy and Physiology in exercise and health
- Applying the principles of nutrition to individuals
- Conducting specialised personal exercise programs.
- Supporting your clients
Level 2 Fitness Instuctor or equivalent
A keen interest in the Gym and the Fitness Industry.
Exams, Learner assessment Records and Practical Assessments
Once you have completed your Level 3 certificate, you will be able to apply to a range of Universities. Many students progress to University Centre at Blackburn College where 9 out of 10 graduates are in work or further study just six months after graduation.
Particular courses students progress on to include: Community Coaching & Sports Development Foundation Degree FdSc, Sports Coaching & Performance Foundation Degree FdSc or Health & Personal Training Foundation Degree FdA. These can lead to varied and interesting roles in sport including:
- Sports Coach
- PE Teaching (following the completion of an appropriate PGCE)
- Sports Development Officer
- Sports Marketing/Advertising
- Performance Analysts.
You may also be interested in progression to Complementary Therapies Foundation Degree FdSc which includes Sports Massage as a pathway within the programme.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Blackburn College directly.