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Industry leading instructors

Boasting a whopping 200+ years of combined industry experience.


PT job role placement

We love what we do and it shows in our 93% placement success.

Flexible and accesible learning

From home or in one of our 20+ nationwide academies - your path is your choice.

UKActive Award Finalist

Train with ukactive Awards 2022 Supplier of the Year Finalist

We strive to provide the Health and Fitness industry with a role model supplier; setting the standard for what should be delivered within today’s education, and we are proud to have been nominated as a finalist for the ukactive Awards 2022 for Supplier of the Year.



It's personal. That's why you can attend our expert run courses in person at one of our nationwide academies or have the same personal instructors when studying online. 

Flexibility is our strong point at The Training Room, we have a wide range of courses available to you to fit around your busy life and learning style. Plus, with flexible funding options, turning your passion into a new career is more accessible than ever.

Our PT Career Partners

Trusted by the biggest brands in fitness

Each year we support more than 4000 fitness fanatics to become expert PTs. Today after almost 2 decades of connecting talent to opportunities with the biggest brands in fitness, we've become the go-to provider for the leading gyms training and recruitment needs.

Don't just take our word for it... Our students have been talking:


Level 3 Diploma in Fitness Instructing and Personal Training

All our package options include the Level 3 Diploma in Fitness Instructing and Personal Training, meaning upon completion students are fully qualified to train and support clients with their fitness goals as a general Personal Training.

Students can gain the competitive edge within the industry by upskilling and gaining a Level 4 in Nutrition and/or a Level 4 in Strength and Conditioning straight away.

Professional Package

Professional Personal Training Course Package

The Professional Package has been designed for those taking their first steps into the Health and Fitness industry and want to be a fully qualified Personal Trainer.

Elite Nutrition Package

Elite Nutrition Personal Training Course Package

The Elite Nutrition Package is designed for fitness enthusiasts who would like to start their Personal Training career and develop an additional specialism in Nutrition.

Elite Strength & Conditioning

Elite Strength and Conditioning Personal Training Course Package

The Elite Strength and Conditioning Package is designed for those who would like to start their Personal Training career and develop an additional specialism in Strength and Conditioning.

Master Package

Master Personal Training Course Package

The Master Package has been designed for fitness enthusiasts eager to take their career in Personal Training to the next level by developing additional specialisms in Nutrition and Strength and Conditioning.

Our Accreditations

Part of being the best is ensuring you work with the best in the industry. That's why our Personal Training courses are awarded by Active IQ - the leading Ofqual-recognised awarding body for Health & Fitness. Our qualifications are also CIMSPA approved.

The Training Room Accreditations

Active IQ

Active IQ

Active IQ is a leading Ofqual-recognised awarding organisation for the physical activity sector. We design qualifications and high-quality resources that support clear career pathways, and lead the way in health, wellness and physical activity, championing industry standards at the highest level.



CIMSPA is the professional development body for the UK's sport and physical activity sector. The Training Room is a CIMSPA member and offers CIMSPA-approved qualifications. CIMSPA is the professional development body for the UK's sport and physical activity sector. The Training Room is a CIMSPA member and offers CIMSPA-approved qualifications.

UK Active


UKActive exists to improve the health of the nation by getting more people, more active, more often. UKActive provides services and facilitates partnerships for a broad range of organisations, all of which support our vision and have a role to play in achieving that goal. The Training Room is a UKActive member. 

Meet Carly

The working mum who required a job she was truly passionate and enthused about.

A little brag in numbers

We started way back in 2006, uniquely placed as a full-service provider within the fitness industry, helping students to start a new career through our accredited personal training courses. These courses remain at the heart of our business. However our personal training course offering has now expanded to offer you more flexibility, wider specialisms and a vast array of CPD courses.

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Train now, pay later

Money should never stop you reaching your full potential and that's why we have developed finance packages to suit your needs. 

You have the questions, we have the answers...

Here at The Training Room, we pride ourselves on the opinions and experiences of the people who matter the most: our students and graduates. The Training Room are an 'Excellent' rated course provider on Trustpilot and have received a 2022 Platinum Trusted Service Award by Feefo. Take a look at some of our reviews and student testimonials on our website! Also, with our internationally-recognised, CIMSPA-endorsed, RQF-listed and OFQUAL-regulated certifications, you know you are doing the right course.

No, we offer our own in-house funding options which means by the end of the term, you may end up paying less through our own funding option. We don't offer Advanced Learner Loans because they don't give students the flexibility to choose a course format due to being exclusive to classroom based learning. To give you the freedom to pick the best course type to suit your needs, we provide our in-house funding option for all our courses. What's more, as we do it all in-house, the application process is quick and easy.

All of our students have up to 2 years' access to our dedicated Career Support Team, whose primary job is to help you get into work. Your dedicated Career Support Officer will help you refine your CV, prepare you for interviews with mocks and set up interviews for you with our Corporate Partners.

At The Training Room, we offer complete transparency. This means there are no surprises and no hidden fees. 

The Training Room aims to be accessible for everyone, so in addition to our fully interactive e-learning option, we have over 20 academies nationwide, which means you can conveniently find a course near you. All of our practical sessions (Full Time and Part Time) are taken in one of our academies.

Yes, The Training Room are a specialist Personal Training course provider and have been training fitness professionals and getting them into work since 2006.

The Training Room have many academies spread up and down the UK to ensure there's a course near you, including London, Liverpool, Manchester, Leeds, Bristol, Reading, Cardiff, Southampton, Norwich, Plymouth, Newcastle, Nottingham and many more.

Practical exams for each of our courses are taken at one of The Training Room's academies.

The Training Room offer Full Time, Part Time and E-Learning Personal Training courses. You can be qualified with our Full Time course in as little as 5 weeks and our Part Time and E-Learning courses can be completed in around 3 to 5 months.

Our Full Time Personal Training course is spread over 5 weeks - both Monday/Tuesday or Thursday/Friday options - with the first week requiring a 3-day attendance. Our Part Time Personal Training course is spread over 12 weekends and our E-Learning course is all, with the exception of exams, completed online.

No - there is no more paperwork than necessary to complete our Personal Training course. The course includes both practical and theory assessment, however, there is learning that you will need to complete in your own time. As part of the course you will mostly study online (or in a classroom) complete theory and practical assessments as well as complete a portfolio.

No - The Training Room only require you to attend and pass the course exams to gain certification.

For your peace of mind, all of our courses come with a 2-year training guarantee, which means you have our support to complete the course for as long as you need during this time. However, the course duration will depend on the course format you choose. Our fast-track course takes just over 5 weeks, part-time learning is studied over 12 weeks with e-learning taking an average of 3 to 6 months to complete. All of our E-Learning students will have up to 2 years to complete the Personal Training course, though it's usually completed in 3-6 months. For the Full Time students, the course is completed through practical days at our academies over a 5 week period.

Unfortunately, we can't promise that any student has a guarantee of a job - that will be down to the student themselves. What we can do, however, is offer unlimited guaranteed interviews with our range of Corporate Partners within the 2 year career support. We don't guarantee a job but once you have our training credentials to your name, we can promise we will have many opportunities for you to apply for.

In fact, we start sourcing your interviews with our extensive gym partner network as soon as you start studying. This means many candidates secure a role as a PT before they even take their final exam (subject to passing it, of course). What's more, our Career Support is available to you for 2 years from enrolling so you can also count on us when you are ready for your next career move.

Yes - in addition to our Personal Training courses, we also offer a number of CPD courses, including gym-based boxing, bootcamps, studio cycling and metabolic circuit training. Those want to raise their game in sports coaching, you can also progress onto our Level 4 Nutrition or Level 4 Strength and Conditioning Certificate.

No, but we do require a registration fee to secure your place on the course. There is no deposit and the only upfront cost is a registration fee, which secures you a place on the chosen course.

Our Level 3 Personal Training course and CPD certificates are awarded by Active IQ.

Yes - The Training Room has a number of Corporate Partners who we look to place graduates with, all of which we have a partnership to place students and you can find them on our website. We don't just work with gyms. Over the years we have built strong industry partnerships with the UK's leading gym chains, which enable us to connect our graduates to the best PT careers with guaranteed interviews. Please check our Corporate Partner pages for a full list of partners, or speak to us for advice on how to fast-track to your dream PT career.