Personal Training & Sports Massage
Vocational Level 3
You would like to take an additional course to complement your sports studies.
This course is for you if...
...you are a qualified fitness instructor and would like to become an expert in the health and fitness industry.
...you want to gain practical experience working in the health sector.
Where can this course lead to?
The qualifications gained from this course will give you the skills and knowledge to work in the health and fitness industry as instructors and trainers, professional sports clubs, self-employed personal trainer as well as a good grounding to go into higher education.
What will I study on this course?
This course will give you the skills and knowledge to be a personal trainer working in a gym environment or one-to-one with clients whose goals are to improve health, fitness or sporting performance. These qualifications will give you excellent prospects of gaining employment within the relevant fields of industry.
You will also become a full qualified sports massage therapist able to work with clients to maintain or improve the functional ability of the body, and gain a qualification in instructing group indoor cycling. These qualifications will give you excellent prospects of gaining employment within the relevant fields of industry.
Students will have the chance to work with and develop clients’ and patients’ health, fitness and/or sporting performance goals. Students will gain excellent experience working within our unique Centre for Health, Fitness and Performance. The Centre will allow you to programme fitness training sessions, motivate and change behaviour, supply nutritional advice, offer innovative exercises and provide effective sports massage treatments.
Extended opportunities and enrichment
We have our Academy of Sport which offers specialist coaching and teams in eight different sports. We also offer coaching awards which, combined with academic grades, can secure your place at university or employment in a sport related career.