National Certificate in Fitness + Free Courses!

Course Duration: 12 months

A full qualification which allows you to work internationally as a Personal Trainer and Conditioning Coach.

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National Certificate in Fitness + Free Courses!

Course Overview for the National Certificate in Fitness + Free Courses!

MODES OF DELIVERY

ONLINE (Start anytime with the support of an online tutor)

Students are invited to attend an Orientation Workshop which are offered throughout the year from all HFPA campuses and support centres

DISTANCE LEARNING WITH WORKSHOPS (workshop programmes commence in February & July)

  • 5 x Workshops offered on Saturdays 09h00 – 12h30 (as per the Workshop Calendar)
  • Workshop Venues: Johannesburg (Rivonia, Bedfordview), Cape Town, Durban, Port Elizabeth, Nelspruit, Bloemfontein
  • Workshops are optional – Students receive a workshops itinerary and can choose which workshops they would like to attend. We recommend that all are attended as students gain much benefit
  • STUDY FROM ANYWHERE

FULL TIME (WEEKDAY PROGRAMME) (commences annually in February)

  • Offered over an academic year
  • Monday to Wednesday 09h00 – 12h30, Lectures & Workshops
  • CampusesJohannesburg (Rivonia, Bedfordview), Cape Town, Durban, Port Elizabeth, Nelspruit, Bloemfontein
  • Perfect for school leavers and those that don’t have weekday commitments

COURSE OVERVIEW

  • The National Certificate in Fitness (NCIF) is a full qualification which qualifies you to work internationally as a Personal Trainer and Conditioning Coach
  • Gain a strong foundation in personal training, including fitness principles and programme design to help your clients safely and effectively reach their fitness goals
  • Includes an overview of injury prevention and special considerations, enabling graduates to provide fitness instruction and conditioning to the general population as well as people with certain disabilities
  • Successful completion of the NCIF provides access to Part 2 of the NDIF – National Diploma in Fitness (Exercise Specialist and Sports Conditioning Coach)
  • Note: Students may elect to enrol for the NDIF without first enrolling on the NCIF. The full 2 year NDIF programme includes all NCIF modules. Students are taken through all modules with the goal of achieving the National Diploma.
    Register for both and save R8 000! Add the value of the additional courses and you save a total of R18 600!

ADDED VALUE! INCLUDE ALL OF THIS FOR FREE!

  • Online Programme: Sports Nutrition & HiiT Fundamentals & Programming
  • Distance with Workshops: HiiT and Bootcamp Instructor | Sports Nutrition
  • Weekday Programme: HiiT Instructor | Bootcamp Instructor | Functional Training, Sports Conditioning with Speed, Agility & Quickness for Sports (SAQ)

Course Requirements

Grade 12 National Senior Certificate

Note: If you do not hold a level 4 NQF you can apply to study our Fitness Instructor Certificate NQF 4. Successfully completing this will provide you access to the National Certificate NQF 5 programme and a pathway into more advanced programmes and further opportunities.

Online

Study online

R9,500.00


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Distance with Workshops

Study online and attend optional workshops

R18,000.00


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Weekday Programme

Attend weekday classes

R39,000.00


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Why you should study this course:

  • Internationally portable
  • Gain a strong foundation in fitness principles and programme design
  • Work with special populations

Career paths you can follow:

Payment Plans for the National Certificate in Fitness + Free Courses!

Online Pricing

Study Online:

R9,500.00

  • Upfront Fee: R9 500
  • Upfront Deposit: R2 500
  • Payment Over 3 Months: R2 450
  • Upfront Deposit: R2 500
  • Payment Over 7 Months: R1 100

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Distance with Workshops Pricing

Study on Weekends, Part Time:

R18,000.00

  • Upfront Early Bird Discount Fee: R16 200
  • Course Fee: R18 000
  • Upfront Deposit: R4 500
  • Payment Over 3 Months: R4 500
  • Payment Over 5 Months: R2 970

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Weekday Programme Pricing

Study on Weekdays:

R39,000.00

  • Upfront Early Bird Discount Fee: R36 000 (Ends 31 October 2019)
  • Course Fee: R39 000
  • Upfront Deposit: R8 000
  • Payment Over 3 Months: R10 333
  • Payment Over 10 Months: R3 410

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Career Opportunities for the National Certificate in Fitness + Free Courses!

  • Work as a strength and conditioning coach, personal trainer in health clubs, or in private practice
  • Travel the world working on international luxury cruise liners or at holiday clubs
  • Continue on to the National Diploma to grow your expertise and employability

Career Paths to Follow

Accreditations for the National Certificate in Fitness + Free Courses!

  • NQF Level: 5
  • Course Credits: 137
  • SAQA Registered
  • SETA accredited Full Qualification
  • National Certificate, (CATHSSETA)
  • Recognised and registered with REPSSA (Register of Exercise Professionals South Africa). REPSSA is part of ICREPS (International Confederation of Registers for Exercise Professionals)

Training Centres

The National Certificate in Fitness + Free Courses! is offered at the following training centres: