NCFE Level 3 Diploma in Fitness Instructing & Personal Training (Bundle package)

Our course code: B005

Bundle fee £1090 £895 or from £67 per month

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Get mind-jacked on education with this weighty REPs endorsed course bundle that’s perfect for aspiring fitness professionals. If you’re looking for the qualifications to become a fitness instructor or personal trainer, then fasten those gym straps.

Stretch that old noodle by learning how to prescribe, plan and deliver safe and effective programmes for clients. Discover the knowledge and skills to succeed in training. How? By stepping into the ring with our NCFE Level 3 Diploma in Fitness Instructing and Personal Training Bundle. Upon completion, you’ll be able to offer out your services to clients, whether from home or serving as a trainer or instructor at a gym. You’ll also learn to collect and analyse client information to ensure the programmes you create offer clients the best results. To sum things up, you’ll effectively be changing people’s lives by doing what you love best – training.

Our power bundle teaches you how to communicate with clients and healthcare professionals, employ motivational strategies and assess clients’ health. You’ll also prepare yourself for employment and learn to set up your own business on a self-employed basis.

In a nutshell, you’ll gain everything you need to train people inside and outside the gym. It’s a recognised qualification, too, so you’ll have credentials behind your name.


Our NCFE Level 3 Diploma in Fitness Instructing & Personal Training offers you:

The fastest route to becoming a fully-functional fitness instructor/personal trainer. Save 18% (£195) on your course fees by enrolling on the two qualifications that are necessary to becoming a fitness instructor or personal trainer.

This bundle includes everything you need to succeed at a discounted price. You’ll receive:

If you’re serious about healthy living, then take advantage of this opportunity to change your life today! Tomorrow, change the world!

The NCFE Diploma in Fitness Instructing and Personal Training is at level 3 on the Qualifications and Credit Framework. It also provides access on to The Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs) at level 3.

Our NCFE bundle teaches you the knowledge that enables you to prescribe, plan and deliver safe and effective exercise programmes.

  • A formal qualification

    This course is a formally recognised RQF qualification and is recognised throughout the UK, Europe and beyond.

  • Study with winners

    We’re an award-winning learning provider and have been recognised for our cutting-edge learning techniques.

  • Unlimited Tutor Support

    Get as much help and support as you want from your personal course tutor via email and phone.

  • Awarding body: NCFE CACHE

CACHE stands for the Council for Awards in Care, Health and Education, and are the leading specialist Awarding Organisation for the Care and Education Sector.

Study Hours

The guided learning hours for this course is 345 hours. However, there may be additional hours required for additional research and writing.

Study Method

Throughout this course, you may be expected to complete assignments, essays, research projects, posters, leaflets, presentations, PowerPoint presentations, video/audio recordings, work-based and practical learning sessions to meet the requirements of your course. Much of your studies can be done from your own home. However, all of your practical assessments will take place at our Birmingham-based assessment centre.

All information about your course will be included in your study pack detailing exactly what you need to do to accomplish your goals as a student.

Course Duration

You have one year to complete each course in this bundle, which is two years in total. This is usually ample time for learners, even with full-time jobs and other commitments. Don’t worry if you go over the year though, we can organise an extension to your course for an additional fee, which also extends your tutor support.


Unit 1: Theory paper (6 Credits)

Unit 2: Work Sheet and Client Interview (2 Credits)

Unit 3: Worksheet (2 Units)

Unit 4: Theory Paper (4 Units)

Unit 5: Client Interview, programme card, 4 Session Plans and A Professional Discussion or worksheet. (4 credits)

Unit 6: Formative observed session, Summative observed session, Session Self-evaluation (6 Credits)

Unit 7: Theory Paper (6 Credits)

Unit 8: Theory paper and case Study (6 Credits)

Unit 9: Case Study and Worksheet (7 credits)

Unit 10: Summative observed session and Session self-evaluation (9 credits)

Course Outcomes

At the end of this course, successful learners will receive two qualifications:

  • NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instruction.
  • NCFE Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training

This means that you will achieve Level 2 and Level 3 qualifications on the RQF for England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Your qualification is accredited by NCFE, one of the UK’s leading OFQUAL approved awarding bodies in the health, fitness and active leisure sector. This qualification will provide level 2 and 3 entry onto the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs). REPs are an independent public register which provides regulation for instructors and trainers to ensure that they meet National Occupational Standards agreed by the health and fitness industry. This will enable you to obtain public liability insurance to practice as a Gym Instructor.

Membership with REPs is valued and respected, enhancing employability, and is recognised in Europe, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.

Additional Information

Course Content

1: NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instruction

This course contains all of the content from the NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instruction

2: NCFE Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training

This course contains all of the content from the NCFE Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training

Frequently Asked Questions

We have some answers to common student questions, but if you can't find the answer you're looking for then please contact us and we will do everything we can to answer your questions.

At the end of each course, you will need to attend an assessment day in order to qualify. Each assessment day costs £250.

You will have access to your personal tutor, via email and telephone, who will mark your assignments and guide you through the course. In addition, you will be supplied with a comprehensive Study Guide which will help you through the study and assessment process. Your personal tutor will be highly experienced in their subject area and qualified to teach.

We provide all the specially written learning materials you require to study this course at home. The course fee also includes tutor support for the specified duration of your course.

You don’t need any prior skills in the subject area to start. However, as with all of our courses, we recommend a reasonable level of English reading and writing ability.

No, all of the study materials are supplied within your learning pack.

There’s no exam, but you will need to attend an assessment day at the end of the course.

The theory aspect of the course, which takes the majority of the study hours can be completed from anywhere in world. However, you will need to be able to attend our practical assessment day based in Birmingham, UK to complete your qualification.

Most students finish comfortably within the course duration period given. However, if you do need more time, your personal tutor support can be extended for an additional fee.

That’s fine, this course can be studied anywhere and is completed by submitting Tutor marked assignments (TMAs).

Please check our main FAQs section or Contact Us, we have experienced course advisers who will be delighted to help!