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Level 3 Gym Instructor

  • Blended learning course
  • Study on your own schedule 
  • Expert tutor Support
  • Multiple assessment venues

Course Content and Structure

  • Planning and Instructing Gym Based Exercise,
  • Professional Practice and fitness professionals,
  • Anatomy and Physiology for Exercise,
  • Exercise and Lifestyle consultation and management

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 6-8 weeks if studying part time

You will be assigned a tutor who will be available for support throughout the entire course. Schedule regular phone/zoom calls around your schedule.

This course is assessed via online assignments, multiple choice online exams and practical assessment


You can pay upfront via our website or via low monthly payments through our finance partner, Humm. Apply for payment plans by adding a course to your cart and select ‘Humm’ at checkout. You can also contact us to request a payment plan application

Our main assessment centre is Academy Gym, Glasnevin, Dublin. Get in touch to find the closest venue to you.

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.

Learning content is available in video and written format. We also provide E-books and downloadable PDFs

This qualification enables you to gain insurance to work on an employed or self employed basis as a Gym/Fitness instructor. 

It also allows you to progress onto the Personal Training Certificate course

Course Fee


Dedicated support on all courses

Experienced Tutor Team