Certificate in Fitness Instructing

Become a Certified Fitness Instructor (Also Known as Gym Instructor)

Course overview

Start your Career in Health and Fitness with the Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Also know as Gym Instructing).

Study around your own schedule.

This course can also be done as part of the Diploma in Personal training. 

No previous Qualification is required. 

  • Online learning - video and reading content
  • Online quizzes and coursework
  • Online exams
  • Practical assessment


Dates are available every month for our practicals and several days for month for exams. One to one tutor support is available throughout the course. 

Fitness Instructor Section

  • Professional practice for Fitness Professionals
  • Exercise, fitness and lifestyle consultation and management
  • Planning and instructing gym-based exercise programmes
  • Anatomy and physiology for exercise and fitness professionals

This is a self paced course that you can access and complete around your own schedule. Your tutor will assist you to complete within a timeframe you decide. Average completion time is 4-6 weeks if studying part time. You can take up to 6 months to complete should you need it. 

Our main assessment center is in Clondalkin, Dublin with practical assessment days available on a monthly basis. Just book the first date that suits you once you have completed the online learning and coursework. Other assessment locations are available

This is an Internationally Accredited Qualification with OFQUAL and is CIMSPA Approved. This is a Level 3 Certificate in Fitness instructing on the European Qualifications Framework (EQF) and a Level 2 Certificate in UK. 


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