Personal Training Courses

Kickstart or advance your personal training career and build skills to motivate others and help improve their health and fitness with our online courses.

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Learn new skills, pursue your interests or advance your career with our short online courses.


Yes, personal training courses can improve broad skills such as communication, coaching, and leadership abilities, making them valuable in other careers or your daily lives.

The duration of online personal training courses will vary depending on which course you choose. We offer a wide range of courses, from short courses that can be completed in a matter of weeks to longer, more in-depth training like our microcredentials.

Discover our online personal training courses, designed to empower you with the skills and expertise you need to guide individuals toward their fitness goals. Whether you’re completely new to personal training or you’re an experienced personal trainer looking to build on your skills, we have a variety of courses for learners at all stages.

Unlock personal training skills

With our online personal training courses, you’ll unlock a range of new opportunities. Discover how to develop fitness plans, explore mental health and nutrition from a personal trainer perspective and more with our varied expert courses. Our courses will equip you with the tools to inspire and motivate your clients, helping them achieve sustainable fitness transformations. Elevate your career prospects and build skills to make a positive impact on people’s health, mindfulness, and wellbeing.

Study personal training online

Start building career-changing personal training skills at your own pace, with our fully online flexible courses. Learn from anywhere, at any time as you learn from industry experts and top universities. Engage in discussions with other learners as you boost your personal trainer credentials with our unique social learning platform.

Earn a personal training certificate

Earn personalised personal training certificates when you complete an online course on FutureLearn, complete with lead educator signatures, organisation logos and course details. Showcase your achievements and personal training skills with clients, employers, on Linkedin, on your CV and more.

Why FutureLearn?

Learn anything

Whether you want to develop as a professional or discover a new hobby, there's an online course for that. You can even take your learning further with online microcredentials and degrees.

Learn together

Join millions of people from around the world learning together. Online learning is as easy and natural as chatting with a group of friends.

Learn with experts

Meet educators from top universities and cultural institutions, who'll share their experience through videos, articles, quizzes and discussions.