The Level 3 Gym Instructing & Personal Training combined course is a CIMSPA recognised qualification, delivered by Study Active – one of the UK’s leading providers of Personal Trainer qualifications.

We deliver this course to students across the UK using an online / blended learning approach, using e-learning, webinars, dedicated tutorials and practical workshops. This flexible approach allows you to work at your own pace and wrap your study around other commitments.

We abide by a very sensible pricing policy for our Personal Trainer courses and we also offer the option of 0% interest free instalments or you may fund your course with a 19+ Advanced Learner Loan where you pay NOTHING to get started and only pay back once earning £26.5k+

We also have a Price beat guarantee where we will beat any genuine like for like price if you find the same Personal Trainer course cheaper elsewhere, just let us know before you enrol (excludes 19+ loan).

Finally, you will benefit from FREE CPD, FREE Career / Personal Trainer Start Up Support and a Guaranteed interview scheme

You will work through your Level 3 Gym Instructing & Personal Training qualification at your own pace using a combination of online learning, webinars, tutorials and optional practical workshops. You will be heavily supported at each step by our team of genuine fitness experts, who are available to help you from 8am to 10pm, 7 days a week!

You will study a range of core modules in this course including;

  • Anatomy & physiology
  • Professionalism for fitness instructors
  • Health & safety in fitness
  • Client consultations
  • Gym-based exercise
  • Advanced A&P
  • The principles of nutrition
  • Common medical conditions
  • Encouraging positive health and fitness behaviours
  • Designing & delivering personal training
  • Professionalism and business acumen

You will also receive 20 FREE CPD units including: * Tri-Planar Kettlebells, * Suspension Training, * Medicine Ball Training, * Power Clubs, * Pad work, * Obesity Myths and * Fuelling Exercise


An active interest in fitness


In terms of assessment you will complete:

  • Coursework
  • Multiple choice theory exams
  • Practical exams

Once complete you will be a qualified Gym Instructor and Personal Trainer. We can then give you FREE career guidance and PT start up support right away. Also, as this course includes all units from Level 2 Fitness Instructor and Level 3 Personal Training, you can then join CIMSPA at Level 3 and can also move on to study other qualifications that we offer.

Awarding Organisation:

Active IQ