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Level 4 Certificate for Advanced Personal Trainers (RQF)

The Level 4 Certificate for Advanced Personal Trainers (RQF) is aimed at personal trainers who have had experience in the field and are looking to further develop their fitness knowledge and advance their personal training skills. The Level 4 Certificate for Advanced Personal Trainers (RQF) provides learners with the extended knowledge, understanding and skills to be able to competently personal train a variety of clients. The qualification will allow learners to personal train clients in different environments and with a more advanced requirement.

Qualification Structure/Rules of Combination

To successfully achieve the Level 4 Certificate for Advanced Personal Trainers (RQF) learners must complete the four mandatory units below achieving a total of 36 credits.

Learner Entry Requirements

  • A learner must have previously completed a level 3 qualification in personal training and can provide evidence of industry experience (minimum 6 months).
  • This qualification is not suitable for individuals who have just completed the level 3 qualification.
  • Learners must be able to apply knowledge from industry experience and will be required to work in predictable and unpredictable situations using past knowledge to support.

Progression Routes

  • Learners wishing to progress from this qualification can undertake the following qualifications: -Level 4 Certificate in Strength and Conditioning (RQF)
  • Level 3 Award In Nutrition for Physical Activity (RQF)
  • Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy (RQF)
  • Level 4 Certificate in Managing Low Back Pain through Exercise (RQF)
  • Level 4 Certificate in Weight Management through Exercise to support obese clients (RQF)

The units consist of

  • Business Skills for the Personal Training and Fitness Industry
  • Using Technology to Support and Enhance Performance
  • Planning, Programming and Delivering Advanced Personal Training Sessions in a Range of Environments
  • Understand the Effects and Ethical Use of Supplements and Performance Enhancing Drugs

Contact us for more details or see our course offers page to see the amazing packages we have that include this qualification


£1195 00

£49 Deposit secures your place

Pay a deposit for this course for just £49. Once paid, the enrolment team will then be in touch to finalise start dates and payment plans with you.


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