Level 2 certificate in gym instructing

This is the perfect starting point. Ideal for beginners training to become a gym instructor or as a starting point for a Personal Training qualification.
  • Level 2 Gym Instructor
  • Covers health, safety and welfare within a fitness environment
  • Learn about the anatomy and physiology for exercise
  • Learn the principles of fitness, health and exercise
  • Learn how to plan gym based exercise
  • Learn how to instruct gym based exercise
  • Learn functional Movement Training
  • Learn circuit Training
  • How to support clients
  • Face-to-face learning in our private facility

No entry requirement

Qualify in 4 weeks

Level 3 diploma in personal training

The step up. Perfect for those who already have a Level 2 Certificate in Gym Instructing and want to become a personal trainer.
  • Level 3 Personal Trainer
  • Learn Advanced Anatomy and Physiology
  • Learn how to apply the principles of nutrition to a physical activity programme
  • Learn about programming personal training with clients
  • Learn how to deliver personal training sessions
  • Learn Functional Movement Training
  • Learn Nutrition and Weight Management
  • Learn Business Skills, Sales and Marketing

Must have Level 2 Gym Instructor

Qualify in 8 weeks

Level 2 and 3 diploma in personal training

Become a fully qualified personal trainer with this combined level 2 and level 3 in one.
  • Level 2 Gym Instructor
  • Level 3 Personal Trainer
  • Learn Advanced Anatomy and Physiology
  • Learn how to apply the principles of nutrition to a physical activity programme
  • Learn about programming personal training with clients
  • Learn how to deliver personal training sessions
  • Learn Functional Movement Training
  • Learn Nutrition and Weight Management
  • Learn Business Skills, Sales and Marketing

No entry requirement

Qualify in 12 weeks

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Online Personal Training Certificate

Study from home with 100% online distance learning

The perfect option to become a fully qualified personal trainer at a pace that suits different individual lifestyles.
Level 2 Gym Instructing and Level 3 Personal Training


  • 1-2-1 Tutoring
  • Flexible online distance learning that fits around your life
  • Unlimited support and practical tuition from industry expert tutors with live webinar training
  • All assessments can be carried out online around your availability
  • Low interest finance payment plans – Pay as little as £50 a month!

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Why Power Academy is different

Join hundreds of our personal training graduates working with leading UK and international gym brands.

Guaranteed Interviews

Power Academy guarantee post-course interviews with leading gym brands, securing your dream personal trainer job after graduation.

Professional Guidance

Free CV analysis, 1-to-1 interview preparation, marketing resources & business start-up training equip you for ongoing success.

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All facilities on one site so gain your level 2 and 3 qualifications in as little as 8 weeks.

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One Personal Trainer Career. Unlimited Possibilites.

We’ve developed an extensive portfolio of courses, delivering world-class training to ensure you have a long-lasting career.

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Success Stories

I had an amazing experience with Power…

Penny Efstathiou
I had an amazing experience with Power Academy UK. Lovely transition from level 2 to level 3 qualification and great support from tutors. Highly recommend as a platform to qualify with!

Great programme all in all

James Koussa
Great programme all in all, amazing support from George and Panny! Would definitely recommend Power Academy.

Best value!

Jordan Miller
Enjoyed this PT course more than others I've tried, highly recommend this if you really want a career in the industry. Thank you to the team @PowerAcademy, needed the pushes at times but I've learnt a lot and already putting into practice!

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