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Exercise and Fitness - Personal Training (Level 3) at Worthing College

Course description

Apprentices will complete a combination of qualifications that develop competence, knowledge and skills. Example units include:-

  • Anatomy and physiology for exercise and health.
  • Deliver exercise and physical activity as part of a persoanl training programme.
  • Reflect on and develop own practice in providing exercise and physical activity.

Entry requirements

Applicants will normally have achieved a mix of A levels and/or other qualifications such as BTEC Level 3 courses. Applicants will have also normally completed English, IT and Maths GCSE at grade C or above (or equivalent qualifications e.g. Functional Skills Level 2). Applicants may have also completed a previous apprenticeship at Level 2. Previous experience in the Leisure Industry would be desirable although not essential.

Future opportunities


Dependent on career progression and role successful apprentices coul undertake a Management apprenticeship at Level 3 or 4.

Further Education:

There are a number of strength and conditoning sports science  or sports studies degrees offered at UK or overseas Higher Education Institutions.


After succesfully completing this apprenticeship you will be able to work in a gym or set-up your own business as a fully qualified Personal Trainer.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Worthing College directly.

Last updated date: 25 August 2016
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