Fitness instructor qualifications
A discounted rate if you're choosing to do both Level 2 and Level 3.
The Active IQ Certificate in Fitness Instructing - Gym Instructor, is REPs and CIMSPA recognised. It is considered the entry level qualification required to gain employment as a Gym Instructor within the Health & Fitness Industry.
This qualification will enable you to develop the knowledge and skills you require to work safely and effectively within a busy gym environment. The course will teach you how to screen clients, provide gym inductions, design basic training programs, and develop an understanding of how the body responds to exercise.
The Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training is for anyone who currently holds a Level 2 Qualification and is Looking to progress onto becoming a Level 3 Personal Trainer.
The Active IQ Certificate in Personal Training is REPs and CIMSPA recognised. This qualification will give you the knowledge and skills to work with individual and groups of clients in a personal training setting. Successful achievement of the qualification will allow you to gain employment within an organisational setting or alternatively in a self-employed environment.
Our course has been developed and designed to provide you with the highest level and up to date education in the topic of Gym Instructing. Our team has over 25 years of experience in the fitness industry which allows us to pass on to you a wealth of knowledge and experience.
100% attendance is required for this course, is you miss any of the dates then it will be your responsibility to ensure you catch up on the missed content.
> 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
> Anatomy and physiology for exercise and health
> Programming personal training with clients
> Delivering personal training sessions
> Applying the principles of nutrition to a physical activity programme
This is a blended learning course which allows students the flexibility to study theory elements online at a time convenient to them using comprehensive E-resources. There will be eleven days of face-to-face workshops covering all the practical components.
Throughout the whole duration of your course you will provided with a number of online lectures to support your learning. These lectures will contain detailed information around topics related to your assessment and the fitness industry. All lectures will last approximately 60-90mins. You will also have access to a personal tutor along with a closed Facebook group where you can get to know your peers.
Prior to you attending day one of your course you will be sent your study manuals. These manuals will become your new best friend over the duration of your course containing all the information you need in order to pass your assessment successfully. This will also be a great additional resource to the E-learning lectures.
Finally, you will attend fourteen study days where you will cover all the practical components related to the job of a gym instructor and personal trainer. This will also be an opportunity for us to apply all the theoretical knowledge gained through your E-learning lectures and manual.
You will be assessed on your theoretical knowledge in the topics of anatomy & physiology, the principles of exercise and nutrition. This will be conducted through four theory assessments containing multiple choice questions. These assessments will be externally marked.
On the final weekend of both Level 2 and Level 3 you will be assessed delivering a Gym Session (level 2) and a Personal Training Session (Level 3). Here you will have an opportunity to put into practice everything you learned on course. All elements relating to this section will be covered in thorough detail during your course.
You will be assessed on various topics related to the fitness industry which will be completed in your workbook. All aspects of this workbook will be covered in both the learning manual, E-Learning content and on course.
You will be assessed on your competency to plan & prepare effective personal training sessions. This will be assessed via a case study and professional discussion with your tutor.
All of our courses take place at the following gym:
Workout Bristol Harbourside
Deposit of £200 on booking + 1 x monthly payment of £1,650.00
Deposit of £200 on booking + 2 x monthly payments of £825.00
Deposit of £200 on booking + 4 x monthly payments of £412.50
Deposit of £200 on booking + 8 x monthly payments of £206.25
*All monthly instalments will be taken on the same date of the month as you signed up. For example, if you signed up on the 20th Jan, your payments will come out on the 20th of every month following.
All dates will begin at 11:00 and finish at 18:00.
All dates will begin at 11:00 and finish at 18:00.
Start your career with our level 2 certificate in Fitness Instructing. £500.00 Payment plans are available
Progress your career with our Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training. £1,500.00 Payment plans are available
Enhance your career with our Level 4 Certificate in Strength & Conditioning. £1,250.00 Payment plans are available
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