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Personal Training Apprenticeship

This one year apprenticeship consists of an NVQ 3 Diploma in Personal Training, a Certificate in Personal Training and an award in Employer Awareness. You will also study functional skills in English and maths at a Level 2 standard (if required) as part of the overall apprenticeship framework. Working for a suitable employer, which the College can support you in finding, you will gain practical work experience, developing the skills necessary to succeed as a personal trainer, including demonstration of best practice, supervising groups of learners and promoting nutrition and a healthy lifestyle.

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What will I learn?

"I teach across all of the sports courses on offer at the College. Before pursuing a career in teaching, I was a Physical Trainer with the RAF for seven years. I am a strong advocate for the outstanding learning environment and inspirational teaching available to students at the College. I encourage students to study additional qualifications, unique to the College, to enhance further study and employment options."Danny Gaze

Paignton Campus – Vantage Point

This course is available at our Vantage Point Campus. 

Our inspirational Paignton Campus provides the very best learning environment, featuring state-of-the-art equipment and facilities.

South Devon College,
Long Road,

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We currently offer a wide range of apprenticeships in various sectors including: childcare, management, hairdressing, marine and many more. Apprenticeships are available to anyone over the age of 16.

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