Health & Fitness Personal Trainer
Level 4 - Part Time or Full Time
Help change lives and improve your own at the same time. Become a Personal Trainer!
Why choose this course
To become a game-changer in the exercise industry you need to start with the fundamentals. Learn fitness, health, and dietary knowledge, and develop your own custom-made fitness programmes to road test on real clients of your own.
We provide a range of specialised workshops including Group Fitness, Sport Massage, Sport Strapping, Speed Training, Swiss Ball Training and Yoga.
During this course you will:
Manage a client of your own: Similar to 'The Biggest Loser' and track your clients progress
Prepare for the No#1 Barrier to client's success: Learn the secrets, with motivation strategies and techniques
Learn how to run your own gym: Be business-savvy by learning the basics of management
Keep up to date with the latest science of nutrition: You'll know the industry approved dietary practices
This course can be done full time or part time, giving you complete flexibility to fit it into your lifestyle. It's not just about training your clients to peak physical condition, you'll learn:
- The inner working of our amazing bodies by understanding all about human anatomy and physiology.
- How to fuel the body with the latest in nutrition.
- How to develop exercise programmes, prescribe them to your clients and motivate them to maintain their programme.
- How to work with clients who have specific or special training needs.
- How to use emerging sport technologies in client fitness assessments.
- Running a successful Personal Training business.
- The Ethics for training and how to keep your clients safe.
Study & Career Opportunities
This course opens up the following possibilities:
- Develop as a Personal Trainer and study further with a Diploma Level 5
- Personal training (PT) and coaching
- Group fitness instructor
- Team fitness trainer
- Exercise consultant
- Athlete coaching and development
- Strength and conditioning
- Gym instructor
Get more info
- Tuition fee: $10,500
- Course fee: $1,000
New Zealand Certificate in Exercise (Personal Training) (Level 4)
Full-time & Part-time
1 January 1970
This programme is offered in our Auckland, Hamilton, Wellington and Christchurch Campuses.
- Full Time: 16 weeks
- Part Time: 30 weeks
- Recommended age of 20 years and older.*
- A demonstrated commitment to the Sport, Fitness and Recreation areas.
- Relevant experience in the Fitness and Recreation Industry is preferred.
- International students are required to submit Academic or General IELTS 5.5 with no band score lower than 5.0, or equivalent.
*Candidates under 20 may still be considered upon a personal interview