Our courses

  • Level 2 (Gym instructor)

  • Level 3 (Personal Trainer)

  • Level 2 & Level 3 combined (Gym Instructor and Personal Training Diploma)

  • Level 4 (Obesity and diabetes management)

  • Level 4 (Lower back pain Management)

  • ETM Certificate



Working within the gym environment allows you to bring your passion for fitness to life – helping others improve their fitness, wellbeing, and confidence while enjoying the satisfaction that comes with it.

Becoming a fitness instructor, also known as a gym instructor, is a starting point for your career in fitness. Our gym instructor course will provide you with the skills and knowledge to plan and deliver tailored gym programmes that are designed with health and safety at their core. It’s a great place to start if you are not sure if you want to be a PT just yet.

You can choose to study online with the face to face workshop with one of our top tutors,  once completed successfully you’ll gain official entry onto the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs) at level 2. You will also receive a YMCA Awards or Active IQ certificate.

Signing up is easy: simply fill in our online application or call us. Once your application has been accepted, you’ll gain instant access to your course material to get you started straight away.


  • Anatomy & Physiology for Exercise & Health

  • Supporting Clients in Exercise & Physical Activity

  • Health, Safety & Welfare in a Fitness Environment

  • Principles of Exercise, Fitness & Health

  • Planning Gym-Based Exercise

  • Instructing Gym-Based Exercise