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Learning options available to suit every lifestyle

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A small deposit secures your place

Simply choose a course and pay the deposit amount, the enrolment team will then be in touch to finalise start dates and payment plans with you.

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Exclusive Black Label Diploma
NEW AND EXCLUSIVE

save 51%

£1,69900
Was £3,500

Master Diploma
OUR FLAGSHIP COURSE

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£1,29900
Was £2,999

Premier Diploma
ENTRY LEVEL QUALIFICATION

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£77900
Was £1,299

Gold Diploma
FREE GYM MEMBERSHIP

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£99900
Was £1,999

Platinum Flexi Learning Diploma
TRIED AND TESTED

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£1,49900
Was £2,999
FOR TRAINERS, BY TRAINERS...
WE ARE PT ACADEMY

PT Academy was founded in 2009 based upon our perception of what we believed the industry needed at the time. We introduced a nationwide “mentor” based system where learners would be taught and mentored by active personal trainers and fitness professionals.

9 years on and having partnered with Pure Gym - Personal Trainer Academy is now the largest and fastest growing fitness education company in the UK. Recognised as the UK’s leading fitness and personal training course providers, we have the largest number of assessment centres and venues than any other UK training provider. We are the first education company to use active trainers as mentors, assessors and tutors of our courses.

We are committed to raising standards throughout the health and fitness industry by innovating learning methods, competitive prices and high quality graduates.

3 EASY STEPS
COURSES

Choose your personal training course

We can tailor make it to suit you

Choose your method of study

Learning options available to suit every lifestyle

Choose how you would like to pay

Guaranteed low payments and interest free

Level 2 Courses

The OFQUAL regulated level 2 qualifications provides the knowledge and skills to enable learners to plan, deliver and evaluate safe and effective sessions. The qualifications will be recognised by CIMSPA, the Fitness Register and provide entry onto the Register of Exercise Professionals at Level 2 and can be achieved in the context of gym, exercise to music, water-based exercise and physical activity for children.

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Level 3 Courses

Level 3 Personal Training

This OFQUAL regulated gives learners the knowledge and skills to work with individual and groups of clients in a personal training setting. Successful achievement of the qualification will allow the learner to gain employment within an organisational setting of alternatively in a self-employed environment. It also provides access onto The Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs) at level 3 and is recognised by Cimspa and the Fitness Register.

Level 3 NVQ Diploma

The OFQUAL regulated NVQ Diploma in Personal Training is on the Qualifications and Credit Framework.

This qualification underpins the role of a Personal Trainer and enables learners to prove competence in the workplace. This qualification gives learners the opportunity to demonstrate their knowledge and skills to work with individual and groups of clients in a personal training setting. Successful achievement of the qualification will allow the learner to gain employment within an organisational setting of alternatively in a self-employed environment. It also provides access onto The Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs) at level 3 and is recognised by Cimspa and the Fitness Register.

Level 3 Exercise and GP referral

This OFQUAL regulated is at level 3 on the on the National Qualifications Framework. This qualification will allow access to Level 3 on REPs if all of the other requirements have been met and is recognised by Cimspa and the Fitness Register. Please see the REPs website for further details on entry requirements to Level 4 REPs. Candidates will train to a professionally competent level.

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Level 4 Courses

Level 4 Lower Back Pain Management

This OFQUAL regulated is at level 4 on the on the National Qualifications Framework. This qualification will allow access to Level 4 on REPs if all of the other requirements have been met and is recognised by Cimspa and the Fitness Register. Please see the REPs website for further details on entry requirements to Level 4 REPs. Candidates will train to a professionally competent level.

Level 4 Nutrition and Obesity and Diabetes
This OFQUAL regulated is at level 4 on the on the National Qualifications Framework. This qualification will allow access to Level 4 on REPs if all of the other requirements have been met and is recognised by Cimspa and the Fitness Register. Please see the REPs website for further details on entry requirements to Level 4 REPs. Candidates will train to a professionally competent level.

Level 4 Advanced Personal Training
This OFQUAL regulated is at level 4 on the on the National Qualifications Framework. This qualification will allow access to Level 4 on REPs if all of the other requirements have been met and is recognised by Cimspa and the Fitness Register. Please see the REPs website for further details on entry requirements to Level 4 REPs. Candidates will train to a professionally competent level.

Level 4 Strength and Conditioning
This OFQUAL regulated is at level 4 on the on the National Qualifications Framework. This qualification will allow access to Level 4 on REPs if all of the other requirements have been met and is recognised by Cimspa and the Fitness Register. Please see the REPs website for further details on entry requirements to Level 4 REPs. Candidates will train to a professionally competent level.

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Enhanced Courses

These courses are designed to elevate your knowledge and give you hands on practical courses that you can utilise with your clients.

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Other Courses

PT Academy are approved to deliver a whole range of additional courses. Please contact us if you would like to do any of the following:

  • Level 3 Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment
  • Level 4 Award in Externally Assuring The Quality Of Assessment Processes
  • Level 4 Certificate in Leading The External Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice
  • Level 4 Award in Understanding the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice
  • Level 4 Award in Understanding the External Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice
  • Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement
  • Level 3 Award in Understanding the Principles and Practices of Assessment
  • Level 4 Award in the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice
  • Level 4 Certificate in Leading the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice
  • Level 3 Award in Education and Training

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A small deposit secures your place

Simply choose a course and pay the deposit amount, the enrolment team will then be in touch to finalise start dates and payment plans with you.

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Partnered with
Major Health Club Chains

As we have grown, so have our partnerships. We are pleased to be partnered with most major health club chains in the UK.

This means there are literally thousands of potential sites for our graduates to work. We are also not limited to one gym chain allowing our graduates to choose a gym and location that suits them.

We are also partnered with the UKs largest and oldest established Fitness Jobsite providing VIP access to over 25,000 active jobs in the UK.

It really has never been a better time to become a fitness professional in the UK

Courses
Assessment Days

There are no theory assessments. You have a work book which you must complete. These can be completed via traditional hard copy, online or via an app. All the qualifications have a practical assessment. If you choose the Black label, Platinum or Flexi diplomas and are assigned a 1 to 1 mentor, both the preparation an assessment will be arranged by him/her. If you are a home study learner on either the Gold or premier diplomas, you have optional practical development training and programme design days, thereafter you will need to attend an assessment day at a PT Academy UK national training centre or complete a self tape at your gym and submit for it to be assessed.

Assessment days apply to the following qualifications:

  • Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing
  • Level 3 Certificate in Personal training
  • Level 3 Diploma in Exercise Referral
  • Level 4 Certificate in Physical Activity and Weight Management for Obese and Diabetic Clients
  • Level 4 Certificate in Exercise for Management for Low Back Pain
  • Level 4 Certificate in Advanced Personal Training

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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.

PT ACADEMY
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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