Active IQ Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instruction (Gym)

Become a gym instructor

course details

The Active IQ Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Gym) is your first step to a career in fitness. It will qualify you to work in a gym as an Instructor and is the pre-requisite for a number of additional Active IQ fitness qualifications.

training on site

While we offer open course dates for this training, if you have a number of staff who need to attend it may be more cost effective to book a on-site course, on days and at times that suit you.

To deliver this 8 day course anywhere in Sussex, for a maximum of 16 people, the price is £2000 plus £100 per person (VAT not applicable).  Additional costs may be added for courses run outside Sussex or run over more than 8 days.

The cost is fully inclusive of trainer, manuals, assessment and certificates, but does not include venue hire or refreshments.  Please note that the venue must be suitable for the course (please contact us for our advice if you are uncertain).   

Loved the practical element, the course content was challenging but the tutors enthusiasm was fantastic and really motivating!

Paige Wise

Homework being provided to study particular areas, practical work in the gym area and communication – Kathy goes that extra mile!

Susan Baitup

Syllabus and Pre requisites

You will learn about the bones and joints, the muscles and muscle actions, the cardiovascular and respiratory system.  You will also learn how to plan and teach safe and effective exercise sessions, including the principles of training, how to adapt exercise to a suit a variety of exercise levels and how to use a variety of teaching skills, as well as how to motivate and support clients.

There are no formal re-requisites, but you must have some awareness and experience of using a gym facility.

assessment, certification and re-certification

You will be assessed by the tutor through the completion of worksheets and practical application of what you have learnt, and you will complete a theory paper that is assessed externally.

This qualification carries 20 REPs points and allows learners to enter REPs at Level 2.

£635 per person

Module Information

This course is split into several modules, this is made up of e-learning and 6 contact days.

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course dates

If you can’t find a date or location that suits you please feel free to contact us and we will do our best to help you.

Monday 25 February 2019 to Thursday 18 April 2019
Perdiswell Leisure Centre, 6 Wks Online Learning begins 25th February. 7x Contact Dates 12th - 18th April 2019
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Monday 25 February 2019 to Friday 10 May 2019
Withdean Sports Centre, 6 Wks Online Learning begins 25th February. 6x Contact Dates 24/25/26 April, 7/8/10 May
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Monday 30 September 2019 to Thursday 28 November 2019
Withdean Sports Centre, 6 Wks Online Learning begins 30th September . 6x Contact Dates - 12th/13th/14th/26th/27th/28th November
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