- Course Code: S107
- Duration: 12 weeks
- Validated by: ACTIVEIQ
The aim of this qualification is to provide learners with the essential knowledge and skills required by those who wish to pursue a career as a fitness instructor. This qualification gives learners the opportunity to gain an accredited qualification which provides the essential knowledge, skills and personal qualities required for an occupation in the Health and Fitness sector. The course requires physical exertion and individual participation is essential therefore a degree of physical fitness is necessary. There are also elements of communication (discussion, presentation, reading and writing) involved and learners should have the basic skills in communication pitched at level 2.
- What will I study?
You will complete the following units
- Anatomy and physiology for exercise and fitness
- Supporting clients who take part in exercise and physical activity
- Health and safety for exercise and fitness
- Principles of exercise and fitness
- Gym-based exercise planning
- Gym-based exercise instruction
- Entry Requirements
Entry criteria includes 3 GCSE Grade D’s , a successful interview and induction. This will include an assessment day and completion of set tasks and activities.
- How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed through work booklets, observations and multiple choice examinations.
- What can I do next?
This qualification provides progression to the Active IQ Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training.
- Your Study Programme