This course is focused towards students seeking to gain a vocationally related qualification in exercise, fitness and health.
This practically focused qualification will develop the skills to plan and instruct gym-based exercise and plan and implement sport and leisure activities.
The course incorporates the Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instruction (gym based) and the Level 2 Award in Instructing Circuit Training.
On successful completion of this qualification, you will be entered onto the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPS register).
This course is designed as an introduction to employment opportunities within the sport and leisure industry. You will cover a range of skills and knowledge to develop your career in this industry or further progression into further education.
The course has been designed to prepare you for a career in sports coaching. The qualification is a VTCT NVQ Level 2 Certificate in Activity Leadership, which will be delivered with the emphasis on football. Wirral Metropolitan College Football Development Centre combines this academic activity leadership qualification with practical skills and technical/tactical development, coaching and the option of competitive or recreational weekly football fixtures depending on ability.