Level 3 Diploma in Personal Training
This qualification is suitable for learners holding a Level 2 qualification in Gym Instruction or equivalent who wish to progress to a career as a professional Personal Trainer on an employed or self-employed basis.
This qualification is mapped directly to:
The Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity (CIMSPA) professional standards for a Personal Trainer.
Learners will cover:
The learner should hold Level 2 Certificate in Gym instructing or equivalent. The qualification is aimed at learners aged 16 and over.
This qualification is comprised of six mandatory units.
At Platinum Training Institute we have added a number of Additional Workshops with Attendance Certificates to this course which include:
The YMCA Level 3 Diploma in Personal Training (Practitioner) is assessed through internal and external assessment:
Learner Assessment Record
Multiple Choice Theory paper (external)
Portfolio of evidence
Course Start Date
March 6th 2023
LIVE Tutorial Dates:
– March 6th,22nd
– March 13th,15th,20th,27th,29th (All LIVE Online)
– April 17th,19th,21st,24th + May 8th,10th – 5.30-9.30pm
*Above are the Face to Face Tutorials (unless noted) which take place in our offices in Queen’s University PEC Belfast – Attendance is compulsory to complete the qualification.
Additional Workshops Dates (Included):
Performance Nutrition Workshop – April 28th (5.30-9.30pm) – LIVE Online
Training Female Athletes Workshop – May 20th,21st (10am-1pm) – LIVE Online
Self Myofascial Release Workshop – June 3rd (10am-4pm) – Face to Face
Intrinsic Biomechanics Workshop – June 5th (5.30-8.30pm) – LIVE Online
Motivation and Behavioural Science Techniques to Help Clients Get and Stay Active – June 7th (6-9pm) – LIVE Online
Olympic and Accessory Lifts for Physiological Development Workshop – June 10th (10am-2pm) – Face to Face
Small Group Personal Training Workshop – June 17th,18th (10am-2pm) – LIVE Online
June 18th 2023
*This Course is completed via Blended Learning with set dates (Home Study and Face to Face Tutorials).
*As this is a Practical based qualification you will need to be available to travel to our offices in Queen’s University Belfast, Northern Ireland for practical tutorials and assessments.