Personal Trainer Courses in Marbella Spain

Personal Trainer (IPTA level 2)

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October 3 • 2018 BOOK NOW!

IPTA – International Personal Training Academy – offers those who want to educate themselves abroad, the best and most comprehensive education to become an internationally Licensed Personal Trainer and fitness professional. 

The academy is located in a unique environment - the amazing resort town of Marbella (Spain), one of Europe's top destinations with exquisite beaches and a vibrant nightlife.

The program consists of one parts (IPTA level 2) corresponding to EQF level 4 ( read more here) according to the EuropeActive standards.

The program begins with a three days long intensive faculty-led part on site in Marbella, followed by five weeks of online studies.

The program is intended for you who wish to become a certified Personal Trainer and work professionally in the field of health and fitness.

IPTA Cerified Fitness Instructor (IPTA level 1) or corresponding education. 

The program constitutes 205 hours in total. 75 hours is led by faculty and the remaining 130 hours consist of online studies.


Theoretical part:

  • Nutrition
  • Coaching     
  • Communication
  • Test Methodology
  • Body composition 
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Client rapport
  • Consultations
  • Advance training planning

Practical part:

  • Functional training
  • Movement Analysis
  • Stability Training
  • Dynamic mobility training
  • Resistance Training
  • Body composition measurements
  • Testing 
  • Therapeutic stretching
  • Olympic lifting
  • Running technique and coordination
  • PT "role play" and feedback sessions


By the end of the program you will receive a DIPLOMA that confirms your participation in the PT program at IPTA, the equivalent of EQF level 4 according to the European standard.

To obtain your certificate, you need to complete one practical and one theoretical test. The practical test is conducted during your stay in Marbella and the theoretical test is carried out online after approx. five weeks of self-study/distance learning. You also need to complete and submit two assignments in order to receive your certificate. The cost of the certificate is included in the fee of the program

Program: 2495 Euro  
The price includes all faculty-led education, training, the theoretical & practical examinations, the training and license certificates.


Traveling and accomodation is conducted at your own discretion. We can provide you with suggestions depending on your particular needs.

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The education is taught in English.


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The IPTA certificate proves that you have successfully completed one of the most comprehensive training programs in the field of personal training. It is a stamp of approval and serves as guarantee for your future employers and clients.

With an IPTA certificate you become entitled to work internationally. IPTA is accredited by EuropeActive, former European Health and Fitness Association (EHFA), as it lives up to its high quality standards.

With a certificate from IPTA, you will be authorized to register with the European Register of Exercise Professionals (EREPS), which is an essential step in order to be able to work as a PT internationally.

Click on Europeactive | EREPS logos to learn more.


Efter att ha blivit licensierad hos oss €r du godk€nd f€r att registrera dig hos European Register of Exercise Professionals (EREPS) IPTA har blivit godk€nt av European Health and Fitness Association (EHFA), numera Europeactive

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