Become an Online Personal Trainer Coach

Are you already a Personal Trainer who loves to train clients but feel you have hit the ceiling in terms of your capacity? You are already working hard at training as many clients as you can during the day and charging as much as you can but somehow you know you can do more?

The Personal Training landscape has increased dramatically thanks to technology and how you can train as many people as you would like to in a day or month thanks to online Personal Trainer Coaching technology.

This course is aimed at those who are already in the Fitness Industry and trading as a Personal Trainer.

In this dynamic course you will learn the following:

  • Fundamentals of picking a niche for an Online Personal Training business
  • Marketing yourself via social channels and online marketing platforms
  • Picking out the perfect Personal Training software for yourself
  • Filming your videos correctly and build up a library
  • Planning an online business model for online training
  • How to target the correct audience for online training marketing
  • Maintaining your clientele as an online Personal Trainer

Traits and Characteristics of an online Personal Trainer

Choosing a Fitness Niche

Content creation for your online business

Social Media channel Planning

Online Training business models

Building up your videos for online training

Tracking your client’s results

Choosing your online training platform

This course is REPSSA endorsed for 12 Credits

How you can learn at Trifocus Fitness Academy

We offer a number of exciting, dynamic, and interactive ways in which you can learn how to become the best fitness professional you can be!


Trifocus offers a bespoke online learning platform. Through the videos, questionnaires, and forums on your dedicated learning portal, you will be able to have the full benefit of our world-class education on mobile, tablet, or laptop – when it is convenient for you.

The online platform includes:

  • Interactive assessments
  • Slides with colourful and informative images
  • Progress trackers
  • Unlimited access to the online platform
7700total payment
  • Deposit R2500
  • R2600 (2 months)

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    Additional information

    Method of study

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

    Payments 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.

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

    The Personal Training Course can be started at any time during the year.

    There are practical requirements that you must fulfil in order to obtain the Personal Training qualification. For example, you may have to shadow a fitness trainer, write a case study and do a practical examination.

    Our online learning platform was built with the end user in mind, offering the student slides, videos, interactive games and seamless downloads.

    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.

    Our Personal Training Course is suitable for a person who is over the age of 35 wanting to become a personal trainer.

    You can 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.