National Personal Trainer Certificate

Course Duration: 12 months

EARLY BIRD SPECIAL ENDS 31 OCTOBER!

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

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National Personal Trainer Certificate

Course Overview for the National Personal Trainer Certificate

Online

Study online

R9,000.00


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Payment Terms Available
Distance with Workshops

Study online and attend optional workshops

R11,000.00


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Part Time

Attend part-time classes

R20,500.00


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Full Time

Attend weekday classes

R36,000.00


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Ways to Study This Course

Online
  • Students study online using the HFPA Online Learning Platform.
  • Students are assigned to an Online Tutor who will assist throughout the course.
Online
Distance with Workshops
  • Students study online using the HFPA Online Learning Platform.
  • Hard Copy manuals available on request.
  • Students are assigned to an Online Tutor who will assist throughout the course.
  • Students attend Structured Workshops which are offered nationally from all HFPA Campuses and Support Centres. (Workshop cycles commence 3 x per year which enables you to work at your own pace).
Online Johannesburg Pretoria Cape Town Durban Port Elizabeth Nelspruit
Part Time
  • Students attend Lectures and Workshops (Saturday mornings or evenings).
  • Highly qualified Course Presenters lead you systematically through the course material.
  • Programmes commence in February & July.
  • Students receive a full Course Pack.
  • Students have access to the HFPA Online Learning Platform.
Johannesburg Pretoria Cape Town Durban Port Elizabeth Nelspruit
Full Time
  • Programmes are offered over an Academic Year.
  • Students attend weekday lectures and workshops at HFPA Campuses as per the course calendar.
  • Students benefit from Course Leaders and Presenters who guide them through the course.
  • Full Time programmes include extra courses and industry exposure which provide broader skills and therefore earning potential.
  • Students graduate with the confidence to start their business.
  • Graduation Ceremony.
  • Students receive a full Course Pack.
Johannesburg Pretoia Cape Town Durban Port Elizabeth

Note: Students may elect to enrol for the NDIF (ADVANCED PERSONAL TRAINER) 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.

  • 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.

ADDED VALUE! INCLUDE ALL OF THIS FOR FREE!

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.

Why you should study this course:

  • Internationally portable
  • Gain a strong foundation in fitness principles and programme design
  • Introduction to special populations

Payment Plans for the National Personal Trainer Certificate

Online Pricing

Study Online:

R9,000.00

  • Upfront Fee: R9 000
  • Upfront Deposit: R3 300
  • Payment Over 2 Months: R3 300
  • Upfront Deposit: R3 000
  • Payment Over 5 Months: R1 600

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Distance with Workshops Pricing

Study Online and Attend Optional Workshops:

R11,000.00

 

  • Course Fee: R11 000
  • Upfront Deposit: R4 000
  • Payment Over 2 Months: R4 000
  • Upfront Deposit: R3 500
  • Payment Over 5 Months: R1 900

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Part Time Pricing

Part Time:

R20,500.00

  • Course Fee: R20 500
  • Upfront Deposit: R7 500
  • Payment Over 2 Months: R7 500
  • Upfront Deposit: R5 500
  • Payment Over 5 Months: R3 600

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Full Time Pricing

Study on Weekdays:

R36,000.00

  • Course Fee: R36 000
  • Upfront Deposit: R12 667
  • Payment Over 3 Months: R12 667
  • Upfront Deposit: R8 500
  • Payment Over 10 Months: R3 100

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Career Opportunities for the National Personal Trainer Certificate

  • 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 Personal Trainer Certificate

  • 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 Personal Trainer Certificate is offered at the following training centres: