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What will I learn?

The Field of personal training and the needs of the modern day professionl personal trainers is rapidly evolving in line with the broad ranging needs and goals of the clients they serve. As a result the industry has never been more competitive. This qualification will provide you you with the enhanced knowledge and skills to fully understand their clients, utilise an evidence based approach to programming and develop a successful and sustainable personal training business.

Research, evaluation and use of credible research and information to inform personal training/coaching practice. Intergration and application of technologies, digital and social media into personal training practice to support, enhance and manage the client journey. The application and nehaviour change and communication techniques to support, enhance and manage the client journey. Assessment, Performamceanalysis and evaluation to support, enhance and manage the client journey. Design and application of long-term periodisations, planning, coaching and evaluation to optimise client success.

  • Unit 1: Applied techniques to support, enhance and manage the clients journey.
  • Unit 2: Progressing clients towards successful achievement of goals.

Case study, presentation and viva

What could I progress on to?

Level 4 Strength and Conditioning, Level 3 Award in Nutrition for sport and excersise performance, Level 3 award in instructing outdoor fitness, other level 3 or 4 technical qualifications in related subjects, e.g sports massage.

Potential opportunities to work with professional athletes, a wider selection of clientel, senior positions within the fitness industry

Additional Course Details for 18/19

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  • Course code 11477
    Course name Level 4 Certificate in Advanced Personal Training
    Study mode Part-Time
    Days Monday + Tuesday
    Times 17:00 to 20:00
    16-18 fee £0.00
    Entitlement Waiver £0.00
    Full Cost Fees £724.00
    Start date 24/09/18
    Duration 23 week (s)

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