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.

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 2 March 2020 to Friday 1 May 2020
Cinderford Leisure Centre, Online Learning starts 2nd March. Contact Dates: 15th, 16th, 17th, 29th, 30th April 1st May
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Monday 7 September 2020 to Saturday 31 October 2020
Wrexham Waterworld, Online Learning: 7th September. Contact Dates Monday 26th October - Saturday 31st October, 09:00 - 17:00
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