Basic PT Diploma
The Basic Personal Trainer Diploma is our most basic package, however the content is anything but!
This Diploma provides graduates with the key qualifications required to become internationally certified and to start your career as a professional personal trainer.
You will receive practical coaching that exceeds industry requirements for this certificate. You will learn and practise everything you need to know to provide the highest quality gym-based personal training.
The course provides added value in terms of support, tools and resources - so not only will you be fully qualified, you’ll also be completely confident in planning intelligent, effective programmes; and delivering professional, productive personal training sessions for your clients one to one.
Our mission is for you to feel prepared, competent, and confident in your PT knowledge and skills. You’ll be excited and ready to hit the ground running as soon as you graduate.
Upon graduation, you’ll have free lifetime access to a wide range of valuable and practical tools and resources to use in your work as a certified Personal Trainer.
No experience or previous qualifications required
Some personal gym experience recommended but not essential
Minimum age 16 years
12-16 weeks of home based online study and coursework assignments
You will be assigned a personal tutor to offer guidance, feedback & support during the online course
8 days intensive practical course (9am-5pm) at one of our campus locations
Our qualifications are REPS & CIMSPA approved and recognised internationally by ICREPS member organisations, allowing students to work overseas with REPS and EREPs recognition.
EPTI PT Diploma graduates have guaranteed Personal Trainer job interviews with a number of leading health clubs - check out our Jobs Board for the latest information.
EQF Level 4/ UK Level 3 Personal Training Certificate
EQF Level 3/ UK Level 2 Fitness Instructor (Gym) Certificate
We offer an accommodation package that can be purchased by students wishing to study at either the Dénia or the Estepona campuses in Spain. Accommodation is a shared student apartment (on a same-gender basis) with your own private bedroom. This option provides a focused learning atmosphere where you will bond and grow together with your classmates.
Also included is a complementary minibus transfer from Alicante Airport to the campus in Dénia, or from Málaga Airport to the apartments in Estepona for flights arriving before 13:00hrs on the scheduled arrival day of the practical course.
NB - Accommodation package is not available in Malta.
If you already hold a REPS recognised Fitness Instructor certificate, you can upgrade onto the Basic Personal Trainer Diploma course without having to do the Fitness Instructor qualification again.
Please contact one of the EPTI team to provide proof of your certification prior to purchase, to confirm that you are eligible for the Basic PT Upgrade 4 day practical course training.