Fitness Instruction & Personal Training

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If you are looking to train in a recognised Gym Instructor / Fitness Instructor course or if you would like to become a personal trainer, in Dublin, then our award winning training centre may just be the right choice for you.

Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instruction: Gym based Exercise

Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training (QCF)

Internationally recognised, professional and fully insurable VTCT qualifications.

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18 weeks duration.

Every Friday 10am-5pm. Commencing Friday 24th March 2017.

Training will be held in CIBHT and our local Gym Partner.

If you already hold a qualification in Fitness Instruction you can apply to complete the Personal Training Modules only.


€2500. A €500 deposit is required to secure your place. Balance is payable by the start date or payment plans available. Please ask about our plans.
Free with this course

  • Business, Health & Safety Weekend
  • Study Skills Workshop
  • Access to student log in area with free learning aids & support

Class places are limited to 10 students.

Items you will need to Provide:

Linen:navy sweat towels (if you can’t get navy, dark blue or black)
Stationery: Clipboard, pens, pencils & highlighter markers
Uniform: Black Polo shirt, Black Tracksuit , Black runners
Sundries: Recommended reading etc.

Employment Opportunities: 

Working as a gym instructor and personal trainer with Gyms, Football clubs, Health Clubs, Sporting facilities, Therapy clinics or as a self employed health & fitness professional.


This course is delivered by expert tutors from the sports and fitness industry. Training takes place at CIBHT & our partner gym facility. Upon successful completion, graduates can work as fitness instructors and personal trainers providing safe & effective exercise training in health clubs, fitness centres, spas or as individual health & fitness professionals. All graduates can register with and become a member of REPs.

Qualification Structure: 

  • Anatomy & physiology for exercise
  • Health, safety and welfare in a fitness environment
  • The principles of exercise
  • Concepts of fitness & health
  • Supporting clients during exercise & physical activity
  • Injury Prevention
  • Gym based exercise
  • Resistance & flexibility training
  • Exercise to music
  • Spinning
  • Exercise & physical activity for children
  • Diet & Sports Nutrition
  • Effective instruction and personal training

Written and practical assessment is required in all modules to successfully complete the course and gain your international & fully insurable qualification.

Progession Route:

  • Pilates teaching
  • Yoga teaching
  • Spinning
  • Kettbell training
Churchtown Institute of Beauty & Holistic Training (CIBHT)
CMG House Earlscourt Industrial Estate, Beaumont Avenue, Churchtown, Dublin 14, D14 XR80
Business Registration Number: 588651 01-4586603