Fitness Instructing and Personal Training (Firehouse Fitness Short Course) Diploma | Level 3

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Gain a quick route into the personal training world. After just 18 days, you can be qualified as a Level 2 gym instructor and Level 3 personal trainer by completing this hybrid programme. You’ll put theory into practice at top of the range facilities at Firehouse Fitness. This course will train you to a professional level enabling you to prescribe, plan, and deliver safe and effective exercise programmes. You will cover multiple topics such as planning gym-based exercise, anatomy, physiology, and supporting clients.

Course Information

The schedule for this course has been developed to be flexible around current work or family commitments, dates for this course will be as follows: 

Wednesdays/Thursdays 17:30-20:30
Saturday / Sunday 09:00-17:00

January – March 2020

Wed / Thur – 22nd 23rd Jan
Wed / Thur – 29th 30th Jan
Wed / Thur – 5th 6th Feb
Sat / Sun – 8th 9th Feb
Wed / Thur – 12th 13th Feb
Wed / Thur – 26th 27th Feb
Wed / Thur – 4th 5th Mar
Sat / Sun – 7th 8th Mar
Wed / Thur – 11th 12th Mar
Wed / Thur – 18th 19th Mar
Wed / Thur – 25th 26th Mar
Sat / Sun – 28th 29th Mar
May – July 2020

Wed / Thur – 6th 7th May
Sat / Sun – 9th 10th May
Wed / Thur – 13th 14th May
Wed / Thur – 20th 21st May
Wed / Thur – 3rd 4th June
Sat / Sun – 6th 7th June
Wed / Thur – 10th 11th June
Wed / Thur – 17th 18th June
Wed / Thur – 24th 25th June
Sat / Sun – 27th 28th June
Wed / Thur – 1st 2nd July
Wed / Thur – 8th 9th July
Wed / Thur – 15th 16th July
Sat / Sun – 18th 19th July

Course Details


18 weeks

Course Code


Course Fee (16-18)

No fee

Course Fee (Adult)

£2,225   You may be entitled to support with fees. Click here for more info.

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