Course Content and Structure

Exercise referral, or GP referral as it’s also known, enables fitness and exercise professionals to better serve existing clients, branch out to new clients, and work with organisations such as the NHS.

This course covers;

  • Anatomy and Physiology for exercise and health,
  • Applying the Principles of Nutrition to a physical activity program,
  • Professional Practice for Exercise referral instructors,
  • Understanding Medial conditions,
  • Planning and Instructing exercise with referred patients

Course Format and FAQ's

Fitness instructor, Personal Trainer or another qualification that incorporates Level 3 Anatomy and Physiology and Nutrition. Get in touch to see if you meet the entry requirements.


Assignments, program design and consultation.

Depending on when you completed your pre-requisite qualification, you may be able to bypass certain units.


OFQUAL and CIMSPA Recognised Level 3 Diploma in Exercise Referral

Approximately 8 weeks part time study. You can access the course at anytime and study at your own pace.

One of our experienced Exercise Referral instructors will be on hand to support you throughout the course on anything you need support with via phone or zoom calls.

Level 3 Diploma in Exercise (GP) Referral 1