Level 2 Gym Instructor Certificate

Level 2 Gym Instructor Certificate from The Paragon College

By: The Paragon College  06/10/2010
Keywords: fitness, college, Courses

 
This unit covers the skills and knowledge required to plan and prepare a gym based exercise programme with apparently healthy adults.

Achievement of this qualification can lead to you becoming a Health and Fitness Instructor.

This qualification is the prerequisite to doing the Level 3 Personal Training Instructor course.

Prerequisites and Requirements

  • There are no specific prerequisites to this qualification.
  • It is highly recommended that you have some experience of the gym or studio environment.
  • The qualification requires physial exertion and participation is essential; a degree of physical fitness is necessary.

  • The course includes

  • Anatomy and Physiology for exercise.
  • Health, safety and welfare in a fitness environment.
  • Principles of exercise, fitness and health.
  • Planning gym-based exercise.
  • Instructing gym-based exercise.

  • Learning Outcomes

  • Understand how to collect client information to plan gym-based exercise.
  • Understand how to use client information to plan gym-based exercise.
  • Understand how to plan gym-based exercise with clients.
  • Be able to collect and use client information to plan a gym-based exercise programme.
  • Be able to plan a safe and effective gym-based exercise programme with clients.

  • Qualification

    Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instruction (QCF)- Gym Based

    Accreditation

    This course is fully accredited by ITEC and provides access on to the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs) at Level 2. (20 points)

    Cost

    £868 (incl VAT and exam fees)

    Keywords: college, Courses, fitness, gym instructor

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