Level 3 Personal Trainer Apprenticeships


Subject Area: Course code: Course Type:
Outdoor Adventure and Sports Coaching OR089E05/19/1 Apprenticeship

Course Information

Would you like a career working within the fitness industry but don’t want to be in the classroom full-time? This course will give you an opportunity to learn, develop and practise the skills you need to further your career in this industry.

You will receive training and mentoring in the workplace which will be guided and supported by your college Trainer/Assessor.


Overview

Qualification
  • Level 3 Personal Trainer Apprenticeship
Course Content
  • You will be required to undertake and have an understanding of a number of different core skills, knowledge and behaviours in order to complete this apprenticeship. These include:

    Lifestyle management
    Client motivation
    Health and wellbeing
    Anatomy, physiology and kinesiology
    Exercise technique

    If you do not already hold Level 1 Functional Skills in maths and English (GCSE grade 2 or E), you will need to achieve this level and take the test for Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English prior to taking the end-point assessment.

    On successful completion of this apprenticeship you will be eligible to apply to become an Affiliate of the Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity (CIMSPA) and a Member of the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPS).
Entry Requirements
  • GCSE Grade 4 or C in maths and English or level 2 functional skills in maths and English.

    Entry is subject to a successful interview and you will undertake an initial assessment in maths and English regardless of previous qualifications. You must be working under a suitable and relevant contract of employment for a minimum of 30 hours a week. If you do not have an employer, we may be able to help you find one.

    It is recommended applicants will hold a Fitness Instructing (level 2) qualification.
Next Steps
  • You will have the opportunity to progress on to a higher level apprenticeship standard or to continue working within the industry.
Career Opportunities
  • Fitness management, Specialist instructor.

Dates & Fees

Dates & Times
Start date: End date: Start time: End time:
Throughout the Year Dependant on apprenticeship
Attendance
Mode of attendance
Full-Time
Timetable
Day of the week Number of sessions
Dependant on apprenticeship Dependant on apprenticeship
Course Fees

There are no course fees for eligible students. Students will also earn a full-time wage while they are working for their apprenticeship employer.
You will need access to a PC/laptop to develop your e-portfolio.You may be required to purchase PPE and/or tools to use at work.

Materials Required


What's next?

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