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National Qualification in Exercise, Health Studies & Personal Training


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An 18 week EHFA accredited program which leads to international qualification as a Fitness Instructor and Personal Trainer.

The National Qualification in Exercise, Health Studies and Personal Training is the only complete fitness instructor and personal training qualification in Ireland which demonstrates, through its accreditation by the European Health and Fitness Association, that it meets the minimum standard as agreed by the fitness industry in ireland and throughout Europe. Successful completion will offer graduates the opportunity to prescribe safe and effective exercise to the general public in either group fitness situations or on an individual one-to-one personal training basis.

EHFA Approved              ereps Registered             icreps Registered

Exercise prescription offered by NCEHS Health Fitness Instructors includes resistance training classes using the wide variety of weight training machines available in health clubs and fitness centres. Graduates also deliver group exercise to music classes, either in health clubs and fitness centres in an employed capacity, or in community centres, parish halls etc. as self employed individuals.

Duration: 18 Weeks   Level: Level: Certificate   Cost: Cost: €2,250


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Upcoming Courses at the Mardyke Arena UCC


Course No. Start Date Current Status
1 23rd February 2019 Booking Open
2 7th September 2019 Booking Open 


Booking / Enquiries

To book a place or make an enquiry  contact the NTC on 021 430 1222 or alternatively visit their website

Full Course Schedule

Saturday and Sunday from 10:30 to 16:30 each day. Weekends are consecutive, however there are no classes on bank holiday weekends.