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

12 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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