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Gym Instructor, Personal Trainer & Nutritional Advisor - Booking Package
The Gym Instructor part of the course will offer students understanding in the areas of cardiovascular, resistance and flexibility training for all individuals including young people aged 14-16 years, over 50's, ante natal and post-natal women and individuals suffering certain musculoskeletal disorders such as osteoarthritis. Upon completion of the qualification students are ready to work in the fitness industry in a gym-based setting.
The Personal Trainer Certificate part of the course builds on the Gym Instructor piece taking a more in-depth look at functional anatomy and physiology, exercise physiology, nutrition and also exercise prescription. This course enables candidates to provide clients with personalised training programmes/sessions for their needs to improve overall fitness including strength, flexibility and cardio-respiratory function as well as detailed lifestyle advice to maintain all aspects of their health, fitness and wellbeing.
The main aim of the Diet and Nutrition for Complementary Therapies is to enable Learners to gain the necessary theoretical skills in order to provide healthy eating advice to the general public and to gain employment in the Complementary Therapy Industry.
Blog post on becoming a personal trainer/ gym instructor
“Completing these two ITEC qualifications in gym instructing and personal training provides you with a strong, scientific knowledge of fitness, conditioning and exercise science. This course equips you to work across special populations (pregnancy, elderly etc.). It provides a strong public-health focus that is the bedrock of the health and fitness industry, rather than focusing on current fads or trends, this course develops strong critical thinkers and effective practitioners. At the end of the ITEC Gym Instructor/Personal Trainer course you are ready to perform consultations, complete comprehensive needs analysis and deliver results-based interventions to your clients”. - read more
ITEC Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Gym based exercise)
ITEC Certificate in Personal Trainer
ITEC Certificate in Diet and Nutrition
Entry to this course is by direct application to the college. There are no previous academic requirements.
This offer is for the Gym Instructor/Personal Trainer courses which is delivered over 10 weekends or 4 weeks intensively.
The nutritional advisor course runs one evening per week for 14 weeks.
Students can choose to study the gym instructor and nutritional advsier cousrse at the same time or can choose to study one course at a time. The booking package affords students the opportunity to avail of a considerable discount of €1500 by booking all 3 courses together.
Gym instructor content:
Gym based theory
Gym based practice
Anatomy and Physiology
Personal Trainer content:
Nutrition for Physical Activity
Anatomy & Physiology for Personal Trainers Level 3
Nutritional advisor content:
Diet & Water
Carbohydrate & Proteins
Fats & Lipids, Cholesterol
Fibre, Vitamins & Minerals
Nutritional Values, Guideline & Nutritional Imbalance
Anti-Nutrients, Pollutants & Introllerants
Hypoglycaemia & Diabetes
Obesity & Eating Disorders
Usual cost of booking these courses separately is €4,256. When booked as part of this package, you can study the 3 programmes for €2,500!
ITEC exam fee - €360 (€120 per course)
Easy Payment Plan
Deposit of 40% = €1000
Balance in to 2 instalments of €798 due 10th of the month after the course starts. Payments can be made by credit/debit card, electronic fund transfer or in person to our offices.
Instalment fee payable - €95 spread across 2 instalment payments, included in figures detailed above. Total Repayable - €2,500.
Read our Terms of Enrolment here for more information about payment arrangements