Olympic Weightlifting Course

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Olympic Weightlifting Training Course by TRAINFITNESS

Train Clients with Olympic Lifts

Advance your skills & teach Olympic weightlifting to your clients

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Olympic weightlifting is an incredibly effective strength training method but one that is often misperformed. This Olympic Lifting course has been designed to show you how to instruct clients through to a high level of competency while completing advanced lifts. This is done by studying a range of exercises and breaking down their movement patterns to ensure lifts are clean, safe and effective.

This course is endorsed by the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs).

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Olympic Weightlifting Training Course Breakdown

Course Breakdown

What you'll study

Olympic Lifting


The content of this course includes:

  • Personal training modified Olympic lifting
  • Professional Olympic lifting
  • Modified Olympic lifting exercises
  • Assessing client performance
  • Planning sessions and development
  • Correct Olympic lifting techniques

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Getting help with your study is easy. Give us a call Monday to Friday from 8am – 8pm or Saturday and Sunday 11am – 4pm.


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Frequently asked questions

Is the Olympic Lifting course recognised?

Yes – by REPs and this course also meets to and meet the criteria for official ACSM Approved Provider status.

What do I need to attend?

The Olympic Lifting course is delivered part time. You’ll complete as home study the online course material and once completed you’ll book onto and attend an Olympic Lifting assessment day at which you’ll participate in practical tuition, hand in your portfolio and perform your practical assessment.

What are the prerequisites?

A basic level of English and Math is necessary to understand the content.

You must hold a level 3 Certificate in Personal Training qualification or equivalent.

The Olympic weightlifting course requires physical exertion and individual participation is essential, therefore a degree of physical fitness is necessary. Relevant personal experience of performing Olympic lifts is helpful.

What support is available during the Olympic Lifting course?

Learner Support – As well as the support you receive from your tutor during the Olympic lifting assessment day, you’ll also have access to our Learner Support team, ready to assist you with study questions and queries. The team is normally available via phone, email or through the Help Desk Monday to Friday 9:30am to 5:30pm, excluding bank holidays and office closures.