Personal Trainer

Push your fitness training to the next level with a full QQI Level 5 award in Sports, Recreation and Exercise with ITEC qualifications in personal training.

Students will cover a range of QQI body massage and injury prevention techniques. This course was tailor-made for the learner with a love of sports and fitness.

Why not turn that passion into an active career with our combined ITEC (the internationally recognised standard in sports learning and examinations) and QQI Level 5 qualifications.

This course will specifically equip graduates to work in the fitness industry in gyms, as personal trainers as well as providing opportunities for work in the leisure industry in hotels, spas, etc. Graduates would also seek work with sports clubs and teams in the increasingly commercial world of team sports.

AwardQQI Level 5 Certificate in Sports, Recreation and Exercise – 5M5146
FormatFull-time. September 2021 to May 2022.
LocationOnsite at Mallow Campus (online contingency in case of COVID regulations).
TimetableHours between Monday to Friday, 09:00 to 15:30.
RequirementsNo CAO required (Leaving Cert./LCA/equivalent for under 23s). Application review discussion.
StartingOrientation and classes starting the week of Monday the 20th of September 2021.
Fees€960 (SUSI/BTEA €760, Medical Card €710, VTOS €460).
Contactsports@furthereducationcollege.ie
ApplicationsApplications open. Places available. No deposit required to start your application.