Personal Training Diploma

Our ActiveIQ Personal Training Diploma helps people who want to start a new career in the fitness industry and become fully qualified as a Personal Trainer.

QualificationActive IQ Level 3 Diploma in Fitness Instructing and Personal Training
Duration14 practical days plus distance learning
Cost£1999 with 0% interest payment plans available

Why complete your Personal Training Diploma with the BMF Academy?

The British Military Fitness Academy offers the highest quality of fitness industry education across Great Britain. Our qualifications are delivered to highest standard in a unique manner that will help you as a trainer find your purpose and specialise in an ever increasingly crowded market to be industry ready.

Our qualifications are delivered to highest standard in a unique manner that will help you as a trainer find your purpose and specialise in an ever increasingly crowded market to be industry ready.

We offer exclusive lifetime content that you can access anytime and provide a flexible learning approach to our training which will enable you to seamlessly educate yourself with minimum disruption to your lifestyle.

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Course Information

Course Info
Entry Requirements

This personal training diploma is aimed at those who want to start a career in the health and fitness industry as a self-employed or employed Personal Trainer.

– Anatomy and Physiology for Exercise and Health
– Health, Safety and Welfare in a Fitness Environment
– Principles of Exercise, Fitness and Health
– Know How to Support Clients Who Take Part in Exercise and Physical Activity
– Applying the Principles of Nutrition as Part of a Personal Training Programme
– Programming Personal Training with Clients
– Delivering Personal Training

Our courses are delivered via a blended learning approach, which will enable the learner to best discover the knowledge and understanding through their preferred learning style. The course is delivered as follows:

– Initial one hour online webinar induction
– Distance learning
– Access to the BMF Academy e-learning website
– On-going tutor support via email/Skype
– 4 x 2 day practical face to face training

Please note you will require Internet access to complete the home study phase of this course.

You will achieve the following qualifications upon successfully passing this course:

– Active IQ Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training

Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instruction or equivalent.

Assessment of this course includes various worksheets, multiple-choice questions, portfolio of evidence and a practical assessment.

Upcoming Courses

Our Level 3 Diploma in Personal Training combines both our Level 2 and Level 3 qualifications.

The course dates are below.

Note – you must successfully complete the Level 2 course first, before progressing to the Level 3 section of the course, so do not book overlapping courses.

Full cost is £1995 or 12 monthly payments of £166.66 (£2000 total)

You can choose your payment option below

Level 2 Courses

Mar 16-18 & 23-25

Brunel University, Uxbridge

Apr 6-8 & 13-15

Brunel University, Uxbridge

Apr 20-22 & 27-29

Brunel University, Uxbridge

Jun 15-17 & 22-24

Southbank Club, London

Jun 29-1 Jul & 6-8 Jul

Southbank Club, London

Jul 13-15 & 20-22

Southbank Club, London

Aug 10-12 & 17-19

Latymer Sports Centre, Hammersmith

Sep 21-23 & 28-30

Southbank Club, London

Level 3 Courses

Apr 21-22 | May 19-20 | Jun 16-17 | Jul 14-15

Latymer Sports Centre, Hammersmith

Sep 1-2 | Sep 29-30 | Oct 27-28 | Nov 24-25

Latymer Sports Centre, Hammersmith


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