Certificate in Personal Training
(Level 3)

By The Health Sciences Academy. The leading provider of science-based interactive courses on the net.

Course Code: PT4402

A career as a personal trainer can be both financially and emotionally rewarding. Once qualified you could have the opportunity to run your own business and develop a career that you can build around your life.

Training for a new career as a personal trainer is a big step and often something you will have been thinking about for quite some time. We understand this and through our experience, we know what works and offer a variety of teaching styles and learning formats to ensure that your career as a personal trainer is more achievable than ever.


The Certificate in Personal Training forms a natural progression from Level 2 Fitness Instructing. After this course you will be able to create effective exercise programmes for individual clients, including outdoor sessions, and offer nutritional advice in relation to exercise.

The skills and knowledge you will gain include a deeper knowledge of anatomy and physiology, advanced teaching and programming skills and the principles of healthy eating and weight management.

Learn to…

Compile a client’s personal profile

Perform a range of specific health and fitness assessments, such as blood pressure, cardiovascular fitness, flexibility and body fat percentage

Demonstrate a greater understanding of anatomy, physiology and kinesiology

Teach a range of effective cardiovascular, resistance training systems and core stability exercises

Apply PNF stretching to a range of muscles

Write periodised programmes for an individual to meet specific training goals

Plan one-to-one sessions both in and outside of the gym environment

Set up suspension training equipment

Plan effective sessions for a variety of clients

Manage individuals and small groups using suspension training


Level 2 Fitness Instructor or equivalent. Find out more HERE.


It requires attendance to our affiliate premises (gym and classroom). Central London.

Intensive: 40 days over 10 consecutive weeks.

Includes blended learning with online access to the course materials.


Each component is assessed separately. Total of 4 assessment days at our affiliate venues (Central London).

Invigilated exams and practical assessments must be completed within 2 years.

Course Fees

The cost of this course is £1,989.

Payments in GBP, EUR and USD are accepted.

Pay for this programme in 12 monthly instalments.

The course fee includes all the blended learning components, such as exam fees, in-person workshops (Central London), access to your protected learners’ area, online course materials, and Learner Services support.

Get Started

You have the drive and the motivation. We will provide you the tools to put your passion into practice.

Click on the “Apply” link below to enrol.


Many thanks, and see you at the other side, where your new journey and rewards begin.

  • Interactive Experience

  • Gradual Progression

  • Evidence Based

  • 24/7 Access