Diploma in Personal Training Master package
The gold standard and the most popular of all our fitness qualifications - This course package gives you everything to hit the ground running as a personal trainer, with the skills and flexibility to offer fitness sessions individually and in groups, whether you’re located in a gym, PT studio or outdoors.
Functional fitness, group bootcamps, small group personal training and circuit-style workouts are all extremely popular and effective for clients, and provide the Master PT graduate with the tools to maximise earning potential as part of their personal training business.
In addition to the gym-based PT qualification, the group training qualifications (Bootcamp and Circuits Instructor) and specialist 1:1 PT training qualifications (Kettlebells Instructor and Suspension Training Instructor), together with the PT Padwork qualification comprise the key skills for a personal trainer in today’s fitness market: effective, fun and extremely appealing to a wide range of customers.
You will learn how to provide effective group training in circuits and bootcamp formats and how to utilise and incorporate boxing pad-work into your clients’ programming. You will be given the tools to implement specialist kettlebell and suspended movement training exercises into your clients’ workouts, giving you complete freedom to plan perfectly balanced programmes for the gym, outdoors, and in your clients’ homes.
Upon graduation, you will have the ability therefore, to train people one-to-one and in small groups, using a wide variety of specialist strength and conditioning equipment and techniques.
The Diploma in Personal Training Master package covers everything you need, to go from being completely unqualified to being completely qualified, confident and ready to succeed in today’s fitness market.
This course provides extensive gym practical training enabling you to build confidence with exercise techniques and coaching, to ensure that you begin a rewarding career as a professional personal trainer, ahead of the competition and ready to help people change their lives.
Graduates receive 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
12 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 Diploma in Personal Training graduates have guaranteed Personal Trainer job interviews with a number of leading health clubs - check out our Jobs Board for the latest information.
The Diploma in Personal Training Master package is a mix of qualifications, some of which are mapped to EQF and CPD courses that are not.
The core components of the PT Diploma Master package includes the following national qualification framework qualifications:
- Diploma Practitioner in Personal Training (RQF level 3/ EQF & MQF level 4)
- Certificate in Planning and Delivering Gym Based Exercise (RQF level 2/ EQF & MQF level 3)
The PT Diploma Master package is then supplemented with the following CIMSPA endorsed CPD qualifications, recognised by the fitness industry:
- EPTI Certificate in Instructing Kettlebells (CIMSPA endorsed)
- EPTI Certificate in Instructing Suspension Training (CIMSPA endorsed)
- EPTI Certificate in Instructing Circuits (CIMSPA endorsed)
- EPTI Award in PT Padwork (CIMSPA endorsed)
- EPTI Award in Outdoor Training (CIMSPA endorsed)
(note: Our CIMSPA endorsed fitness CPD qualifications are not pegged to a national qualification framework)
Certification of each specific qualification included within the Master package are awarded separately.
** The PT Diploma Master package is not an EQF Level 7 degree **
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, for flights arriving before 13:00hrs on the scheduled arrival day of the practical course; and from Dénia to Alicante Airport on the scheduled departure day of the practical course.
Note there is no complementary minibus transfer at the Estepona campus due to there being a cheap and regular bus route running from the airport to Estepona.
Minimum age of 18 years for the accommodation option.
NB - Accommodation package is not available in Malta.
If you already hold a CIMSPA recognised Fitness Instructor or Gym Instructor certificate, you can upgrade onto the Diploma in Personal Training Master package without having to redo the Fitness Instructor/ Gym 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 8 day Diploma in Personal Training Master upgrade package.