Level 3 Diploma in Personal Training (Gym-Based Exercise)

Inclusive of: L3 Diploma in Exercise Referral

Inclusive of: L3 Award in Emergency First Aid CPD

Inclusive of: L3 Award in Kettlebell Training CPD

Inclusive of: L2 Award in FloBox Boxing CPD



This qualification is aimed at learners wishing to become a Personal Trainer, but who do not already hold the pre-requisite of Level 2 Fitness Instructing (Gym-Based Exercise). In addition to the planning and instructing of both Gym Based and Personal Training programmes, learners will cover; Anatomy and physiology (at levels 2 and 3); Health, safety and welfare in a fitness environment; Principles of exercise, fitness and health; How to support clients who take part in exercise and physical activity and the Application of the principles of nutrition within a physical activity programme.

Learning Outcomes:

  • anatomy and physiology including:
    - the heart and circulatory system
    - the musculoskeletal system
    - postural and core stability
    - the nervous, endocrine and energy systems and their relation to exercise and health
  • how to maintain health, safety and welfare in a variety of fitness environments, including the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults
  • how to programme safe and effective exercise for a range of clients, the health benefits of physical activity and the importance of healthy eating
  • how to communicate with clients effectively, and motivate clients to adhere to an exercise programme
  • how to apply the principles of nutrition to support client goals as part of an exercise and physical activity programme
  • how to design, manage, and adapt a gym-based exercise and personal training programme with apparently healthy adults of all ages
  • how to deliver exercise and physical activity as part of a programme for apparently healthy adults of all ages


  • None
  • Learners need to be 16yrs and over


  • Course Duration: 25 Days face to face learning plus 5 assessment days
  • Course Time: 9am - 5pm / [2 days per week] 
  • Assessment:
    • Multiple choice theory paper
    • Practical examination
    • Worksheets
    • Portfolio of evidence


  • Please contact LN Fitness for Course dates in 2019.


  • Price - £2,295  Funding available - contact LN Fitness for details
  • Interest Free Monthly Instalments available.
  • Deposit - £150 to secure your space ASAP
  • Bank Transfer - Interest free / No charges
  • Cheque - Please make payable to LN Fitness Training Centre Ltd
  • Credit/Debit - At our offices during hours of 10am – 5pm Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

Please note: Deposits and instalment payments are non-refundable.