Become a Personal Trainer
This YMCA Awards Level 3 Personal Training (Practitioner) qualification is for anyone wishing to become a personal trainer and work with clients on a 1-2-1 basis or in small groups.
Our flexible courses including online learning, can be started upon enrolment. This qualification also awards 10 CIMSPA points and 20 REPs points.
Study & Assessment Options
This qualification is offered as an ONLINE course, which you can start studying straight away.
This ONLINE course includes online elearning for all units plus video submission for assessments. It is possible to sit your exams online should you not be able to attend our assessment centre in Telford, Shropshire.
GYM & PT (Practitioner)
YMCA Level 3 Gym Instructing and Personal Training (Practitioner) for those who don't already have a recognised Gym Instructor qualification.
What course materials and support will I receive?
- Online elearning for all units -access for 300 days,
Electronic assessment paperwork for all units,
Link to further presentations and mock exams,
Option to purchase hard copy manuals to supplement the elearning.
Access to a personal tutor.
Access to our study support Facebook Group.
Ability to complete exams online from home (additional cost of £20 per exam) - for more information, please read our E-Proctored exam guidance.
Alternatively, you can sit theory exams at our centre in Telford on a date to suit you using our book an assessment form (updated every month),
Full guidance on how to film and submit video assessments.