Frequently Asked Questions

Who are the PT Academy?

Established in 2009, PT Academy is the UKs leading fitness education company. Delivering out of 200 plus venues nationwide we also over the most coverage, more than any other training provider. Since the inception of our company all of our tutors and mentors are active personal trainers – a policy we adapted which has been replicated by nearly all others.

When can I start?

You can start as soon as you’ve completed your application form and paid your first payment.

Whats the enrolment process?

It’s really simple, we email you a document which you read and then click to sign. Once you’ve signed, the document is automatically sent back to us so you don’t have to. Once we receive it, we send you your documents to start straight away.

What’s the differences in the packages you offer?

We will always have some form of solution for you, from online to immersive. Our flagship program is our 1 to 1 mentoring where you receive an active personal trainer guiding you through your course.

Why are you so cheap?

We are the most competitively priced in the UK. We are the only company that offers a 10% price beat on all courses.

How do I start?

It’s simple. Just call 0121 366 0292 or email info@ptacademy.com

What locations do you offer?

We have mentors and venues in almost every major town and city. We also have fantastic partnerships with health club operators which means our access to venues is the largest in the UK.

How does the course work?

It’s simple, once enrolled, you will be sent your work or login to the app, you work through the units in your own pace and submit them to be marked and receive feedback. You then book your practical with your assessor or assessment day or self tape depending which package you choose.

When do I get my certificates?

You will receive these once you have passed and paid in full. Your external certificates will be issued by the OFQUAL regulated awarding organisation we work with. They have a vigorous quality assurance process in place to ensure the highest standard.

How quickly can I complete?

This is down to you, you can take as little or as long as you like.

How often do I meet the trainer?

If you opt for the home study, you meet them on the development days and if you opt for the flexi learning, you liaise with the mentor on when and where to meet them.


Call us on 0121 366 0292 or better yet, see us in person! We love our customers, so feel free to visit during normal business hours.

92 Broad Street, Birmingham, West Midlands, England B15 1AU, United Kingdom

Hours Open:
Monday-Friday 09:00 – 19:30 Saturday 10:00 – 17:00

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