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1st4sport Level 3 Diploma in Fitness Instructing and Personal Training
This qualification has been extended until 30 September 2023
This qualification has been extended to allow further review and development of a replacement suite of qualifications.
- Qualification number
- SFA/LAD funding code
- Required age
- 16 +
- Guided learning hours
- Total qualification hours
- Operational start date
- Qualification review date
- Certification end date
If you’re interested in developing a career as a fitness instructor or personal trainer, this qualification is your next step.
You will gain key knowledge in areas including:
- designing, delivering and evaluating personal training programmes.
You will also learn how to promote the health, safety and welfare of others in active leisure and recreation, ensuring that you have the full range of skills necessary to support the people that you work with.
Learners could progress to other related 1st4sport qualifications, for example:
- 1st4sport Level 3 Certificate in Coaching Strength and Conditioning for Sport
- 1st4sport Level 3 Certificate in Supporting the Delivery of Physical Education and School Sport
- 1st4sport Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Personal Training
This qualification may lead to permanent employment as a Personal Trainer. Learners who complete this qualification are eligible to join the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs) as a Level 3 member.