NCFE LEVEL 3 DIPLOMA IN GYM INSTRUCTING AND PERSONAL TRAINING
About this qualification
What does this qualification cover?
This qualification provides learners with the knowledge, understanding and practical skills needed to work as a Gym Instructor and Personal Trainer in a variety of settings.
The qualification is mapped to the CIMSPA (Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity) Gym Instructor and Personal Trainer professional standards.
Who is it suitable for?
This qualification is designed for learners who want to work as a Gym Instructor and Personal Trainer in a range of settings.
What are the entry requirements?
Learners should be aged 16 or above to undertake this qualification.
How is this qualification structured?
To be awarded the Level 3 Diploma in Gym Instructing and Personal Training, learners must achieve 12 mandatory units.
How is it assessed?
It is internally assessed with an externally quality assured portfolio of evidence.
What related qualifications can you progress to?
Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to:
Level 2 Awards for Instructing Core Group Exercise (Group Cycling, Kettlebell Training, Circuit Training, Suspension Training)
Level 3 Sport and Physical Activity suite
Level 3 Diploma in Exercise Referral
Level 3 Diploma in Increasing Participation in Sport and Active Leisure in Community Settings
Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy
Apprenticeship in Leisure Team Member
Apprenticeship in Personal Training
Learners who achieve this qualification could progress into employment or self-employment as a Gym Instructor or Personal Trainer.
Funding for our qualifications
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