Personal Trainer

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Course Price

Blended: R12 500,00

Online: R10 500,00

Easy payment terms available. Enquire with us.

Course requirements

Grade 12 National Senior Certificate (matric)

Note: 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

Course date and duration

3-6 months

Course credits


86 credits

Course overview

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.

Key features

  • An internationally portable fitness qualification
  • Great for career changers
  • Allows you to work with individuals or small groups

Study modes

  • Online Learning: Complete your studies on our online platform under the guidance of an experienced tutor
  • Distance/Blended: Complete your studies online with structured workshops held nationally and internationally at our licensed campuses and centres

Career opportunities

You can work in:

  • Health clubs and gyms - we have long standing relationships with premium gym and health club networks around the country
  • Sport and recreation centres
  • Cruise liners. We are the preferred suppliers of Steiner cruise ships
  • International holiday clubs and spas


  • NQF 5 certificate
  • CATHSSETA registered course
  • Registered with REPSSA (Register of Exercise Professionals South Africa)
  • Exercise Specialist
  • Sport Conditioning Coach
  • National Certificate in Fitness

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