Personal Trainer (includes Sports Nutrition)

Course Price

R8 500.00


Course Duration

Personal Trainer: 3-6 months

Sports Nutrition: 6 Months

Entry requirements

Grade 12 National Senior Certificate (matric)

If you do not hold a matric or NQF 4 equivalent, apply to study our Fitness Instructor Certificate (NQF 4) which will give you access to NQF 5 programmes and further study

Students will need to log 50 experiential hours to qualify

Course Credits


86 credits

6 REPSSA CPD points

Course overview

Personal Trainer

The Personal Trainer Certificate is an Occupational Skills Programme which qualifies you to work internationally as a Personal Trainer, offering one-on- one fitness instruction to individuals and small groups. Work in a variety of fitness environments which include Health Clubs, Sport & Recreation Centres, Cruise Liners, International Holiday Clubs and Spas.

Sports Nutrition

The correct eating regimen can go a long way to enhance a physical training programme and help towards improving overall sports performance. This course has been designed to provide fitness professionals with a basic understanding of sports nutrition concepts. It explores the energy needs for various athletes, looks at pre-event nutrition, nutrition for recovery, key vitamins and minerals for athletes and popular dietary supplements.

*Note: This course lays the foundation for useful advice, but does not allow you to prescribe diet plans or practice as a dietician.

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