National Diploma in Fitness Year 2 Only

Become an Advanced Personal Trainer!

Distance Learning
Duration
12 Months
Course Fee
R14,500.00
Credits
247 Credits
Internationally Recognised
Internationally
Recognised
NQF 5

A full qualification which qualifies you to work internationally as an Advanced Personal Trainer.

Check out our other study modes: Full Time | Online

Where to Study
Campuses and Support Centres are located in the following regions
JOHANNESBURG | PRETORIA | CAPE TOWN | DURBAN | PORT ELIZABETH | NELSPRUIT | POTCHEFSTROOM
Course Requirements
Course Requirements

National Personal Trainer Certificate (NCIF) (NQF 5 or equivalent)

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

Payment Terms
Payment Terms

3 Month Payment Terms

• Course fee: R14,500 (Deposit R4,930 + 2 x Monthly Instalments of R4,785)

6 Month Payment Terms

• Course fee: R15,950  (Deposit R2,900 + 5 x Monthly Instalments of R2,900)

Step 1
Step 2
The NATIONAL DIPLOMA IN FITNESS (NDIF) is a full qualification which qualifies you to work internationally as an Advanced Personal Trainer. The first part includes the NATIONAL CERTIFICATE IN FITNESS (NCIF) modules which means that you will qualify as a Personal Trainer half way through the full course. The National Diploma in Fitness Year 2 qualification will qualify you as an Exercise Specialist, allowing you to grow your scope of practice as well as your client base, and therefore your potential to increase your earnings. Internationally, employers are aware of the difference in knowledge and commitment that Trainers have if they have taken their education to an advanced level. This results in better opportunities and a greater chance of being accepted for employment. Study a comprehensive qualification which includes exercise prescription for the young, elderly, elite athletes and those with certain medical conditions and disabilities, and increase your scope of practice. Modes of Study offered:
  • Online
  • Distance Learning (includes Workshops)
  • Full-Time (Weekday Lectures, Workshops and work integrated learning (WIL)
All students access our comprehensive HFPA Online Learning Platform. Our team of HFPA Online Tutors offers structured online support to all Distance and Online students

SPECIAL POPULATIONS – PREGNANCY & EXERCISE

  • Learn to train pregnant women safely

SPECIAL POPULATIONS – CHILDREN, YOUTH & EXERCISE

  • Learn to train young children and youth safely

SPECIAL POPULATIONS – OLDER ADULTS

  • Learn to train older adults safely

PERIODISED TRAINING

  • Periodisation and Programming

SPORTS CONDITIONING

  • Training principles and methods of developing sports conditioning programmes

PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT TRAINING

  • Understanding your own, and others, intra-personal dynamics

  • SAQA Registered Full Qualification
  • NQF level 5
  • Full National Diploma Qualification (CATHSSETA)
  • Recognised and registered with REPSSA (Register of Exercise Professionals South Africa). REPSSA is part of ICREPS (International Confederation of Registers for Exercise Professionals) The NDIF qualification is internationally portable enabling graduates to work anywhere in the world.
  • Work internationally in a number of sport and fitness environments including health clubs, sport and recreation facilities
  • Work in association with a referral team of doctors, physiotherapists, biokineticists, dieticians and sport scientists.
  • Start your own fitness business