Free Personal Training Qualification

Fully-Funded Personal Training Courses in South Yorkshire

Whether you’re looking to revamp your skills or change your career, Bright Direction Training’s government-funded training courses are the stepping stones you need to achieve this.

Are you eligible?
To be eligible for our fully-funded Level 3 Diploma in Fitness Instructing and Personal Training, you must be…

  •  Aged 19 or above
  •  In full-time employment 
  •  A resident of South Yorkshire
  • Your first full level 3 qualification (less than 2 A-levels)

Venue: Online and in the gym
Start date: Dates throughout January & February
Length of course: 14 Weeks Part-Time (evenings)

Our Government fully-funded course will allow you to plan and deliver safe and effective exercise programmes, and develop your skills and knowledge to pursue a career in personal training. 

Course Information

The course is delivered classroom learning and also gym observations, which will be your own choice of gym.

You will cover:

  • Anatomy and physiology, functional kinesiology and concepts and components of fitness.
  • Nutrition for exercise, health and fitness.
  • Lifestyle and medical factors that affect wellbeing.
  • Analysis of client information using the most accepted techniques.
  • Assessment of a client’s current health and fitness status.
  • Planning and conducting of physical activity sessions, within a variety of environments using multiple resources.
  • Client consultations using the most accepted methods and providing strategies for successful behaviour change.
  • Communication skills to effectively build successful relationships with your clients and other health care professionals.
  • Legal and professional requirements for personal training.
  • How to set up and manage a personal training business on a self-employed basis if you wish to.
  • How to manage, evaluate and improve own performance.
  • Identifying career opportunities

Why Choose Bright Direction Training?

We Care About You!

You’re at the heart of everything we do. From how we choose: our staff, the courses we deliver and the partners we work with. All of our decisions are made with you in mind.

Because, if you don’t get the results you want, we haven’t done our jobs properly. And we take what we do seriously.

Since we started 10 years ago, we always stay true to the values we were founded upon:

Honesty: Never making promises we can’t deliver on.
Empathy: You’re not just another person. You’re part of us. And your results matter.
Integrity: We never compromise your results.
Passion: This isn’t work to us. This is something we want to do. Helping people is what gets us out of bed in the morning.

We are here to help… if you have any questions at all regarding the course, please do not hesitate to get in touch.

Looking for training but not sure which courses are right for you or your business?

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