National Certificate in Fitness (Personal Training Business Skills)

  • TBC
  • Level 4
  • 17 weeks full-time
    Available in New Plymouth
  • $3,111 - Domestic student (2018)
    $8,844 - International student

Qualification overview

Learn what's involved in developing and establishing your own personal training (PT) business.

This qualification is designed to recognise both the technical exercise competence and the business understanding required to operate a personal training business within a fitness enterprise in New Zealand. The structure of the qualification is focused on the business skills required to be a successful personal trainer. The content of the qualification is centred on having the candidate assess opportunities, plan and execute a business strategy, and evaluate and adapt the business in line with results.



Entry requirements

  • National Certificate in Fitness (Exercise Consultant) or equivalent.

Career Options

Graduates will be aiming to work as personal trainers charging for their work as part of the employed personal training group at a fitness facility.

Further study options

Study at higher level.