FIT Programme (Plymouth)

Fully Funded Level 3 Diploma in Physical Activity, Fitness and Exercise Science

Study for a career in Health & Fitness
Create a lifetime journey
Are you aged 16-19?
Looking for an alternative to college?
Do you want to learn how to hustle in the fitness industry?
Do you have a passion for fitness?

Pocketfit and Creative Sport & Leisure have teamed up to offer a new learning programme in Plymouth.
Many young people and health and fitness enthusiasts who would like to forge a career in the health and fitness industry have limited access to quality learning and development as an alternative to higher education. Many do not have the capacity to study a course full time for 3 years and financially cannot afford to pay course fees up front.
Our objective is to encourage those struggling to balance sporting/ fitness opportunities and education by offering funded courses and programmes designed to support career development.
The F.I.T programme is a unique opportunity to gain a career in fitness instruction and personal training. The programme has been designed to offer our learners accreditation from one of the UK’s leading awarding bodies.

World Class Faculty at the Finest Facilities

The F.I.T. program is a unique opportunity to gain a career in advanced Fitness instruction and personal training. The programme has been designed to offer our students one of the UK’s leading training packages, like no other.

Our facilities boast top of the range gyms, Sports science labs, outdoor pitches and state of the art classroom learning environment

Progression Opportunities

  • Personal Trainer
  • Employment opportunities as a leading Fitness Professional with an edge
  • CV Upgrade

The transferable skills include:

Research and data analysis
Ability to work on your own initiative and as part of a team
Presentation and oral communication skills
Written communication skills, including report writing
Time management and planning
effective problem-solving
Professionalism and customer focus
A good understanding of information technology.


This programme carries UCAS points to support your progression towards Higher Education. We have strong links with Universities which welcome our students onto their Degree programmes