Interested in getting your Personal Trainer Certification? OriGym can help you to start living your passion. We’re REPS recognised and internationally accredited.

Qualify, enhance and explode into the fitness industry from just £888.

Looking for the best personal training certification in the UK? Then look no further than Origym’s internationally recognised certificate in fitness instructing and personal training.

We want you to have the best possible chance of gaining employment after completing your PT course, so the fitness certification you will receive is through Active IQ; the most recognised governing body for personal trainer certifications in the UK. It is endorsed by both REPs and Skills Active. Employers prefer our graduates as they know you will have the PT certification of the highest magnitude, which you can utilise to start your own business or launch your Personal Training career with one of our many corporate partners.

Here is who we work with and can guarantee you an interview with, straight after you have completed your personal training course:


At Origym we believe in creating courses that are accessible to all, therefore you can spread the cost of your course with a payment plan suitable to your financial position, all on an interest free basis. This process is straight forward, we do not complicate it by asking for a guarantor or putting you through a credit check, simply pay your deposit when you enroll and pay the rest monthly – simple!


Whether you are just looking to achieve your fitness instructor certification or your personal trainer certificate, we have a learning style that will help get you there. You can study on a full time basis, part-time with a tutor or complete an online personal trainer course; whichever you feel is appropriate to your learning needs and current commitments. Simply view below the method of study that suits your preferred style of learning and start moving towards your personal training certificate today!

Full Time

Attend one of our great venues and get qualified in just 4 weeks! Learn the practical on the gym floor and the theory in the classroom. This runs from 9am – 5pm, Monday to Thursday.


Attend 1-2-1 sessions with an experienced tutor in a gym local to you. Schedule your meetings all around your diary, at times that suit.


Study from your own home at a time and pace appropriate for you. There is no deadline pressure and you can book your assessments as and when you feel ready.

What do I need to do to get my personal trainer certificate?

The process you need to follow is very simple. You need to complete your level 2 fitness certificate first. There is no pre-requisite or past experience required to gain entry onto this course; having a passion for fitness and an aspiration to help others achieve their potential is all we ask.

Once you have gained your level 2 fitness certification then you can move onto your level 3 personal training certificate. At Origym we offer packages where you can complete them together to save you time and it will reduce your costs in the long run.

Now you are ready to join one of the fastest growing professions and most exciting industries doing something you genuinely love.

  • Level 2 Gym Instructor

    Unit 1 – Anatomy & Physiology

    Unit 2 – Supporting Clients who take part in exercise and physical activity

    Unit 3 – Health, Safety, & Welfare in a fitness environment.

    Unit 4 – Principles of exercise fitness & health

    Unit 5 – Planning gym based exercise

    Unit 6 – Instructing gym based exercise

    Practical assessment to demonstrate a gym based induction for an individual clients requirements
    A case study to outline their knowledge of performing, writing and conducting a gym based induction.
    A multiple choice theory exam covering basic anatomy and physiology (70% pass rate required)
    A multiple choice exam focused on the principles of exercise and health (70% pass rate required)

  • Level 3 Personal Trainer

    Unit 1 – Advanced Anatomy & Physiology for health and exercise

    Unit 2 – Applying the principle of nutrition to a physical activity programme

    Unit 3 –Programming Personal Training with clients

    Unit 4 – Delivering Personal Training Sessions Demonstrating Leadership skills

    Practical assessment to demonstrate their ability to deliver personal training sessions
    A case study to outline your knowledge of programming personal training sessions and nutritional advice
    A multiple choice theory exam covering advanced anatomy and physiology (70% pass rate required)
    A multiple choice exam focused on the application of nutrition (70% pass rate required)

Book onto a level 2 gym instructing course, this is the starting point for all trainers, this will give you the foundations before moving onto your level 3 personal trainer course. You will learn how to conduct health checks, safe gym inductions, basic programmes and cover the anatomy and physiology of the body.


Not just do we provide you with the best personal training certification in the UK, but also the best tutors and support staff. From the moment you pick up the phone and speak to us, you will always be speaking with someone who has achieved their personal trainer certificate, who truly understands your aspirations and can give you invaluable, genuine advice on how the fitness sector really works. From our fantastic career support team through to our highly trained tutors, you will be communicating to someone who loves fitness as much as you do.

Only The Best Tutors Work with OriGym

The quality of a personal trainer is often determined by the calibre of their education. We are determined to elevate the standard of future personal trainers in the UK, therefore we only employ the best tutors with a minimum of 5 years tutoring and assessing experience. They must also have a recognised certificate in personal training for the UK and have passed our rigorous internal training programme.  Hopefully, all of this gives you the knowledge that you’re in the safest possible hands and learning only from the best whilst gaining your personal training certification.

Price Match Guaranteed

Fortunately for us, our price structure is so unbelievably competitive for our fitness certificates we never have to use this. But, if you do find a personal trainer course that is like for like in structure and priced less, we guarantee we will match it.

We really look forward to helping you achieve your personal trainer objectives with our personal trainer certification, so call us now on 0800 002 9599, we can’t wait to hear from you..

Yours sincerely,lukesteph


Luke Hughes & Steph Roberts
Founders, Origym Personal Trainer Courses

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