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Level 4 Advanced Personal Trainer

In the ever-changing world of fitness, it’s key to stay ahead. Progressing your existing level 3 qualification to the Level 4 Advanced Personal Trainer will give you the skills to use technology & other tools to grow your PT business faster as well as design more thorough programmes for clients within a much larger demographic.

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Having started your career as a personal trainer, you’ll realise there is always more to learn. The Level 4 Advanced Personal Trainer takes your existing skill set and fine-tunes them. This higher-level certification builds on the foundation provided by a level 3 qualification, and provides a more in-depth understanding of advanced training and programming methods, and equips you with the expertise needed to work with clients who have specific needs.

Start with access to:

  • all online course material
  • course videos
  • online worksheets
  • all assessment documentation & guidance
  • the Learner Success team

On this course you will cover:

  • Understanding client behaviour to support & encourage better performance
  • Advanced communication skills to support your clients to success
  • Advanced business skills to grow your personal training business
  • Analysis skills to evaluate performance, modify programmes & adapt to client needs
  • Researching & evaluating research to make informed decisions about the service of personal training
  • Planning advanced client workouts
  • Using technology to enhance performance
  • Programming exercise sessions for various environments
  • Understand the Effects and Ethical Use of Supplements and Performance Enhancing Drugs
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Advanced Personal Trainer Study Options

The Level 4 Advanced Personal Trainer course is offered by distance study.

Enroling will give you access to the online theory and portfolio assessments, as well as the Learner Success team.

Distance

Home study.

You will:

  • Complete as home study the online course material and portfolio.

  • Submit your completed portfolio via our Help Desk.
  • Submit your current CV demonstrating 6 months of experience as a personal trainer.
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Advanced Personal Trainer Prices

Starting is easy with our simple payment options: pay up front in full and enjoy a prompt payment discount or pay the regular price with a no deposit, interest free payment plan.

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Regular Price From: £1499   £33/month. Offer Ends 30th April

Payment plans from 6 to 48 months. Total repayments: £1499 £1199

Prompt Payment From: £1499   £999. Offer Ends 30th April

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Find out more about our Level 4 Advanced Personal Trainer course. And if you’ve any questions, just call us.

Recognition

You’ll achieve the relevant Level 4 Advanced Personal Trainer qualification upon successful completion of our advanced PT course, the certificate for which will be issued by the awarding organisation.

This PT course is also recognised by CIMSPA, and meets the criteria for official American College of Sports Medicine Approved Provider status◊.

Prerequisites

An industry recognised Level 3 Certificate or Diploma in Personal Training and a minimum of 6 months industry experience as a personal trainer, as well as a basic level of English and Math is necessary to complete this course.

Support

Our devoted Success Coaches on the Learner Success team are here to support you each step of the way as you seek to gain new skills.

You will be able to communicate with our Learner Success team via phone, email or Help Desk when you enrol on our Level 4 Advance Personal Trainer course. Any administrative or course-related questions you may have can be answered by the team.

You’ll be in excellent hands because every member of the team is a qualified personal trainer with years of expertise in the fitness industry. They have sufficient real-world experience to advise you on how to succeed as a PT in addition to having sufficient knowledge of the course to support you through your studies.

Resources

Interested in learning new skills & growing your PT business? You’re welcome to read some of our blog articles related to personal training:

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Do you offer weekend level 4 personal trainer courses?

Level 4 is the highest level of personal trainer qualification in the United Kingdom, and it requires a significant amount of time and effort to achieve. While we do offer the level 3 personal training course run on weekends, however the level 4 part of the Master Diploma, or this stand alone Advanced Personal Trainer course is offered by distance study only.

If you’re not yet qualified as a personal trainer, you might want to take a look at our weekend personal training courses here.

The focus of this level 4 qualification is how you work directly with a real client. Therefore, the information you gather for your assessment will be done while you are training one of your clients. No attendance is required.

Do you offer online level 4 personal trainer courses?

Short answer, yes!

The level 4 personal trainer course is offered by distance study where you complete online theory & worksheets, then work with a client while you gather evidence for your portfolio assessment. Once you have collected all the relevant information, you submit your portfolio to the Learner Success team for marking.

All online Level 4 Personal Trainer course may completed at your own pace, in your own time within the course term.