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Sports, Fitness & Outdoor Education

Fitness Instructing Certificate - K099

Oval Campus Part Time Level 2 Duration 14 weeks

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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).

This qualification is approved by the Register of Exercise Professional (REPS). Upon successful completion you will be eligible to register onto the REPS and endorsed by CIMSPA (Chartered Institute for the management of Sport and Physical Activity).

Course Details

Units of study will include:

  • Anatomy and physiology for exercise
  • Know how to support clients who take part in exercise and physical activity
  • Health, safety and welfare in a fitness environment
  • Principles of exercise, fitness and health
  • Planning gym-based exercise
  • Instructing gym-based exercise
Entry Guidelines

An assessment will be completed to establish if you have a good level of communication as this is key in being able to converse and advise clients on individualised fitness programmes.

A general level of fitness is required as you will be required to demonstrate exercise to clients. This will be assessed during the interview process.

You should have a genuine interest in the fitness industry. Experience in the industry is desirable but not essential.

If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.

Office use only. Non Standard 6a.

Assessment Method

The course is assessed using a combination of practical and portfolio-based activities.

Where can I progress to?

Level 3 Diploma in Personal Training

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Starting 7th September 2021 - Ending - 14th December 2021

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Planned Timetable

Day Times Campus
Tuesday 17:00 — 21:00 Oval Campus

If you are aged 19 or over:

Fee : £425.00

Please see our fees & discounts leaflet.

This course is FREE if you are - aged 19+ and live in the Liverpool City Region. If you are aged 19+ and live outside the Liverpool City Region, you are unemployed/in receipt of eligible benefits, or in work earning less than £17,004 annual gross salary, or you are aged 19-23 and have not already achieved a full level 2 qualification, this course is FREE. Please see our Fees and Discounts leaflet for details, or call 0151 551 7777.

This is a full level 2 course

The fee quoted is for the academic year 2020-21.

For advice and guidance, please contact Student Services via our online enquiry form

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