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Health & Fitness Personal Trainer Level 4

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New Zealand Certificate in Exercise (Level 4)
16 weeksOnline

This exciting course will teach you all the fundamentals of being a personal trainer.

You’ll learn how to develop your own custom-made fitness programmes to road test on real clients of your own, as well as how to run your own gym or personal training business. Plus you will learn about fitness, health, how the body works and the latest in sports nutrition.

Our course also includes a free gym membership for the duration of your programme*

This course is available full-time, part-time or online.

*Jett's in Auckland, City Fitness in Wellington and Christchurch.

This course is delivered by the New Zealand Institute of Sport – NZMA's Sport & Fitness School

Online course is currently subject to NZQA approval.

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  • You will learn:

  • How to develop fitness plans and exercise programmes for clients

  • About the latest trends in sports nutrition

  • How to run your own gym or personal training business

  • Free Jetts Membership for the duration of your programme.*

  • *Currently applicable to students studying in Auckland only.

Course start dates


Study from anywhere in NZ.

Mar 20, 2023
Apr 24, 2023
Jul 17, 2023


Wellington Railway Station, Level 1, 2 Bunny Street, Pipitea, Wellington 6011

Jul 17, 2023

Sylvia Park

56-60 Carbine Road, Mount Wellington, Auckland 1060

Jul 17, 2023


12-16 Gordon Road, Ōtāhuhu , Auckland 1062

Jul 17, 2023


85 Peterborough Street, Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8013

Jul 17, 2023
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