National Diploma in Personal Training

National Diploma in Personal Training

Course Description

The National Diploma in Personal Training (National Diploma in Fitness) is a qualification that furnishes you with the knowledge you will need to train and work with a wide range of clientele including clients that have specific physical needs.

The Diploma delves deeper into the nutritional and biomechanical needs of individuals that fall into the category of Special Populations.

Course graduates are able to work in the fitness and health industry both nationally and internationally.

If you want to take your Personal Training career to the next level then have a look at the Platinum Course Package which includes the Personal Training Diploma as well as a whole array of free value- added courses ensuring that you have a competitive edge in the industry and in your future career.

 

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Modules

  • Anatomy and physiology for exercise
  • Biomechanics in exercise
  • Fundamental and advanced nutritional principles
  • Physical Assessments for fitness
  • Health screening
  • Motivation techniques for athletes
  • Wellness and motivational concepts
  • Entrepreneurship in the Personal Training Industry
  • Exercise and fitness programme design
  • Coaching and guiding disabilities in sport and exercise
  • Fitness training for special populations (pregnant, clients, elderly clients and children)

Pricing

PAYMENT PLAN
R20800total payment
  • Deposit R3000
  • R3560 (5 months)

DEBIT ORDER
R20800total payment
  • Deposit R2900
  • R1377 (13 months)

PAYMENT PLAN
R31500total payment
  • Deposit R3000
  • R3563 (8 months)

DEBIT ORDER
R31500total payment
  • Deposit R2900
  • R1430 (20 months)

How to Study

Online

The Trifocus Fitness Academy online platform includes all assessments and course literature in one place that you can study from either your mobile phone or computer any time you like.

Trifocus’s online platform is bespoke to Trifocus. It includes:

  • Assessments
  • Interactive games
  • Progress trackers
  • Colourful illustrations
  • Trifocus ambassador videos

Please take note: If you choose this option, all study material is online. No hard copy assessment material will be sent to you.

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    SHADOWING HOURS FOR PERSONAL TRAINERS

    Becoming a fitness professional requires a lot more from you than just reading the course content! All South African Accredited Fitness Qualifications require the student to complete a stipulated number of experiential shadowing hours.

    You must complete and pass your fitness course because it will help you obtain work experience before entering the fitness industry.

    Trifocus Fitness Academy and teamed up with ShadowMe.Fitness to enable you to complete your certified fitness shadowing hours virtually. ShadowMe.Fitness has the world’s best fitness instructors demonstrating and upskilling you in your chosen fitness niche.

    Benefits of this include:

    • Faster completion of your Personal training course
    • Complete your certified shadowing hours in the comfort of your own home
    • Can be done from any device
    • Save on travel costs, gym entrance fees
    • No need to visit a gym or fitness studio to get your shadow hours
    • Your certified shadowing deck is authenticated through bespoke software
    • Lifetime access to your chosen fitness niche

    Frequently Asked Questions

    How long will it take to complete the National Diploma of Personal Training?

    The average Trifocus Fitness Academy student completes the Personal Training National Diploma Course within 4 to 18 months.


    Are there payment plans and discounts available for the National Diploma of Personal Training Course?

    Payments for the National Diploma of Personal Training Course can be made via Payfast, EFT, or by debit order (which is deducted on the last working day of every month). We offer an 18% discount if you pay the course fees upfront.


    Is there student support for the National Diploma of Personal Training Course?

    Yes, there are student support managers available to assist you from Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm.


    When can you start the National Diploma of Personal Training?

    The National Diploma of Personal Training course can be started at any time during the year.


    What are the requirements for the National Diploma of Personal Training?

    In order to register for the National Diploma of Personal Training course, we require a valid South African ID, or a valid passport if you reside outside of South Africa. You must have a Matric/Grade 12 certificate.


    What does Trifocus Fitness Academy’s online learning platform look like?

    Trifocus Fitness Academy’s online learning platform was built with the end-user in mind, offering students slides, videos, interactive games, and seamless downloads


    What are the registration requirements for the National Diploma of Personal Training?

    To be qualified to partake in the National Diploma of Personal Training qualification, you need to possess Grade 12/Matric or NQF level 4. If you do not hold either then the gym instructor course can be taken as a bridging course.


    Why study National Diploma of Personal Training?

    The National Diploma of Personal Training course is aimed at those who want to do Personal Training as a career. The course will enable you to spread your wings in the fitness arena.


    Where can you work with a National Diploma of Personal Training?

    The National Diploma of Personal Training will enable you to work at private or commercial health clubs or gyms. You can even work on a cruise ship! Trifocus Fitness Academy gives you the opportunity to obtain an accredited qualification that is recognised both locally and internationally.


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