Diploma in Personal Training – PT Academy

Employment opportunities in the field of fitness are expanding, as more and more people see the benefits of employing a personal trainer. Of course, if you want to enter this profession it’s essential to take an accredited course so that you can help your clients to safely achieve their fitness goals. Our Diploma in Personal Training has already enabled thousands of students to set up their own personal training business or work with clients in a gym. You could be the next to enter this exciting and rewarding field, where you can see results daily and enjoy the satisfaction of knowing that you are guiding your clients to a healthier lifestyle.

Course content includes:

  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Nutrition
  • Designing a fitness programme for clients
  • Motivating clients
  • Health and safety issues
  • Training for different groups, such as disabled clients


Once you complete the course satisfactorily, you will be awarded a Level 3 NVQ in Personal Training. This will qualify you to set up your own personal training business or find employment in a gym. All of the courses we offer are recognised by the Register of Fitness professionals and all UK health clubs, so you can be sure that your Diploma will be a valuable asset in the fitness world.

Of course, your hard work doesn’t end with receiving your diploma; the next step is to put your training to good use. Should you wish us to help you find employment, we can arrange interviews with leading health clubs. And we continually strive to not only maintain standards but improve them even further.

Study options

You have a range of flexible study options to choose from:

  • Full-time intensive. The course requires six weeks’ study, from Monday to Friday.
  • Flexible home study. Some students have other commitments that make it difficult for them to follow a course with a fixed timetable. With flexible home study, they will be able to study when it is most convenient for them.
  • Self-study. This is another home study option, with optional preparation assessment days.
  • E-learning. This can also be done from home and will be tailored for you personally.


Prices & Payment

Our prices are much more affordable than many of our competitors. In fact, we are the only UK training provider that offers a price beat guarantee of 10%. We also offer a range of payment options so that you can easily afford to study with us. Should you need to apply for credit, you won’t even have to undergo a credit check. You can



Many of our students comment how much they appreciate the support given by our tutors. We will support you every step of the way through your course and beyond. Our friendly staff and experienced tutors are always ready to offer advice and help you succeed. In fact, you will be mentored throughout by personal trainers currently working in the fitness industry, which enhances the high-quality training you’ll receive.