The Level 3Personal Trainer and Fitness Instructing Diploma has been designed to provide aspiring fitness professionals with the skills and knowledge they need to succeed in the fitness sector. During the course they will study everything, from the principles of exercise to ensuring health and safety in a gym environment. While there is no formal placement, students will need access to a gym to complete the work. They will also have to work with a number of participants and demonstrate their ability to plan goals, prepare exercises and offer nutrition advice. On completion of the course, graduates will be able to work as fitness instructors, exercise class instructors, fitness coaches or personal trainers.