The Freedom PT Training Diploma in Advanced Personal Training is the most comprehensive face to face personal training qualification currently offered in the UK. It can be achieved in as little as 7 weeks and is aimed at those looking to start a new career in personal training. The immersive nature of the course, coupled with our emphasis on face-to-face teaching, ensures that the highest levels of skill and understanding are achieved.
In addition to our popular full-time course, we now offer a part-time option for those looking for a greater degree of flexibility. Both course formats allow learners access to our highly qualified and experienced tutors at all stages for support and advice and are run at our world-class Tonbridge School Centre venue in Kent.
Both modules that comprise the Freedom PT Training Diploma in Advanced Personal Training are accredited by Active IQ and are recognised by the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs) and CIMSPA.
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The two modules are:
Freedom PT Training Certificate in Gym Instruction
Active IQ Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Gym)
Which includes (*added value content):
Anatomy and physiology
Concepts and components of fitness
Programme design including the use of free weights, resistance machines, warm up/cool down, flexibility, abdominal and lower back exercise
Professionalism, health and safety, customer service
Exercise considerations for the older population, 14-16 year olds, clients with disabilities and pregnant women
Group and Circuit Training sessions*
Freedom PT Training Certificate in Personal Training
Active IQ Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training
Which includes (*added value content):
Advanced anatomy and physiology
Health and fitness appraisal
Fitness testing for power, muscular strength, endurance and flexibility
Programme design for muscular endurance, hypertrophy, strength, power, core stability and aerobic fitness
Nutritional advice for physical activity including weight management and pre/post exercise nutrition
Advanced Nutrition for weight management*
Communication and motivational strategies
Training outside of a gym environment
Postural assessment and correction including foam rolling*
Advanced training systems / techniques including HIIT and Tabata*
Medicine Ball and Bodyweight Training*
Emergency First Aid at Work Certificate*
In addition to the certificates listed for each module, upon completion you will also receive certificates for : Freedom PT Training Diploma in Advanced Personal Training Active IQ Level 3 Diploma in Fitness Instructing and Personal Training EFA Training Emergency First Aid at Work
No previous qualifications are required, but due to the nature of the course some gym/exercise experience would be desirable prior to starting, as are reasonable literacy and numeracy skills. Must be over 16 years of age. 7 weeks full-time, Monday to Friday, 09:00-16:00, qualified to REPs and CIMSPA Level 3 / Part-Time format involves 18 days face to face attendance over 9 weekends backed up with online lectures.
Cost: £2950 (10% deposit secures place if booking more than 28 days in advance) 10% DISCOUNT for school leavers and students (aged 16-19, or on production of a valid student card)
NEW!Early Bird saving of £150 if booked 8 weeks or more before start date
Call 01732 440581 / 01732 304111 to book, or see ‘Contact Us’ tab.
Full-Time Course Dates: (Scroll down for Part-Time)
20/04/20 – 05/06/20 (on hold due to COVID-19)
22/06/20 – 07/08/20
07/09/20 – 23/10/20
02/11/20 – 18/12/20
01/02/21 – 19/03/21
19/04/21 – 04/06/21
Part-Time Course Dates: (contact us for full schedule)
19/09/20 – 28/02/21
FULLY RECOGNISED QUALIFICATIONS
FREEDOM PT TRAINING
Freedom PT Training, Tonbridge School Centre, London Road, Tonbridge, Kent, TN10 3AD
For bookings and further information please call Freedom PT Training on 01732 440581.