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Diploma in Personal Training – Level 3

Level 3
1 year
Full Time
Active IQ
Middlehaven (Main Building)
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Course overview

This course is designed to give you the skills and understanding required to work within the fitness industry as a personal trainer. You will design and manage a range of fitness programmes whilst motivating and communicating effectively with clients. You will also study theoretical units relating to anatomy, physiology and the circulation and respiratory system. You will analyse nutritional programmes and develop plans for the clients.

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Explore Sports & Recreation

Sports students will learn theoretical based study in the classroom, whilst taking part in a range of sport and fitness activities. Taught by specialist tutors and coaches, many of which are ex professionals in their field, you’ll benefit from fantastic facilities including an AstroTurf pitch, a strength and conditioning suite and a physiology lab.

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Visit Middlesbrough College

Come and visit us on one of our college open days, where you can find out more about our courses, check out our facilities and speak to current students and staff.

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Additional Information

Learning Support

We understand students may require a little extra help during their studies, which is why our learning support team are on hand to help learners with a learning difficulty or support need to achieve their full potential.

Financial Support

Whatever your age or level of study, we offer a comprehensive support service and bursary scheme to help you through your studies. From childcare assistance to travel packages, we pride ourselves on giving expert advice and support.

Travel Information

We are situated in a fantastic location, just a stone's throw from Middlesbrough town centre. As well as being a matter of minutes from both the train and bus stations, eligible students can also benefit from free travel.