Level 3 Personal Trainer Certificate (QCF)

Level 3 Personal Trainer Certificate (QCF) from The Paragon College

By: The Paragon College  06/10/2010
Keywords: fitness, college, Courses

The course is designed for sports professionals looking to advance their careers.

The course covers basic exercise science, cardio-respiratory system, human movement science, fitness assessment and training concepts.

Entry Requirements

Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (QCF) or higher (context may be in exercise to music, gym-based exercise, water-based exercise or health-related exercise and physical activity for children).

Aims

  • To develop further, candidates knowledge and understanding of the anatomy and physiology relating to exercise programming for a range of clients.
  • To develop knowledge and understanding of how to support clients and provide ongoing customer service.
  • To develop the skills to support clients taking part in exercise and physical activity.
  • To develop knowledge and understanding of safe and effective exercise for a range of clients, the health benefits of physical activity and the importance of healthy eating.
  • To develop knowledge and understanding of how to maintain health, safety and welfare in a fitness environment, including the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults.
  • To develop knowledge and understanding of the principles of nutrition and to develop the skills needed to apply nutrition to an exercise and physical activity programme, in support of client goals.
  • To develop knowledge, understanding and skills needed to design, manage, and adapt a personal training programme with apparently healthy adults of all ages.
  • To develop knowledge, understanding and skills needed to deliver exercise and physical activity as part of a personal training programme for apparently healthy adults of all ages

  • This course is accredited by VTCT and Learners who successfully complete this qualification will be eligible for membership with the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPS) at Level 3.

    PRICE -  £920 (incl VAT and exam fees). Prices will reflect the increase in VAT from 1st January 2011.

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