Sport, Fitness and Personal Training (Extended Diploma)

Level 3 National (Extended Diploma)



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This two year, full-time qualification is for students who wish to progress to working in the Sport and Fitness sector as personal trainers, or go on to higher education for further study. Developed in consultation with employers and industry professionals this course covers health and wellbeing, personal trainer skills development, nutrition for physical performance and business and technology in personal training. 

The mandatory content allows students to develop technical skills for working with groups and individual clients in a health and fitness environment. 

Gain more insight into this BTEC by watching the following video from Pearson UK Learning> Watch Video


All units are internally assessed and are subject to external verification. 

Duration: 2 years
Entry requirements:

English 4, Maths 4 & Physical Education 4

Exam board: Pearson

£25 (approximately) for textbooks and £25 for kit

Digital resources - £22.99 in Year 1

CIMSPA membership requirement - £30

Programme leader:

Sandra Wickens

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