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Start Date:Duration:Level:Study mode:Course location:Course Type:
18/09/20204 Weeks2Part-Time - DayBede CampusSkills & Qualifications

What’s it all about?

This course is designed for learners who wish to attain an underpinning knowledge of working with adolescents. It allows further knowledge and allows learners to cater for adolescent who may wish to attend group exercise classes.

Learners must hold a Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing or equivalent.

Study levelCostAdditional fees
19+100.00*You will need to provide your own stationery.

This course is made up of the following units which all need to be successfully achieved to pass the minimum requirements;

Understand the three – stages of adolescence

Know how to assess – teenage obesity

Understand the- physiological changes and th

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What’s next?

This qualification provides progression to the Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Instructing Exercise and Fitness. Learners may also broaden their knowledge and skills by progressing to other specialist courses or our Level 3 diploma in health and fitness, or personal training qualification.

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Why college is different to school

A fresh start

Sometimes you just need a clean break to become the person you were destined to be. Starting college is the perfect opportunity to break free and become that new person!

New people

Our diverse student community means that you will meet lots of new people of different ages, backgrounds and interests, so you can enjoy making lifelong friendships!

Specialist Staff

Most of our lecturers are industry savvy and are experts in teaching 16-18 year olds. They have lots of valuable experience and knowledge to pass onto you.

Independence

College is a more mature and relaxed environment than school and you are treated like an adult. You’ll be on first name terms with your lecturers so no more Sir and Miss! You can also start to make your own decisions.

Free time

Your timetable will be very different to school. You will have a lot more free time to take part in extra-curricular activities, study, or get extra money and work experience with a part-time job.

Different environment

College is a very different learning environment to school. You may even become more inspired and have a new motivation to work towards your future goal in a college environment.

More choice

A college can offer a much wider choice of A-Level subjects, plus vocational courses in lots of different subjects and at different levels.

More opportunities

You will have the opportunity to take part in lots of different activities outside of the classroom to boost your confidence and help you develop your skills and personal qualities.

Specialist facilities

A college can invest in an extensive range of industry-standard facilities to give you the skills and knowledge to prepare for university or employment, and can also offer subjects that need specialist facilities.

Careers

Fitness instructors

Fitness instructors deliver training in a range of fitness activities, including weight training, yoga, pilates, personal training and other forms of exercise at private health and fitness centres, local authority run sports and leisure centres, other public and community establishments, and in private homes.

Medium Salary

£ 19988

1200 people employed as Fitness instructors in the current year.

99.1% overall pass rate for A-Levels

(*Summer 2019).

Why choose Sunderland College for A-Levels?

We have a 100% pass rate in 20 A-Level subjects.

(*Summer 2019)

We offer the widest range of A-Level subjects in the region.

Our teaching staff are A-Level experts and specialise in teaching 16-19 year olds.

Our High Achievers programme supports gifted and talented students to reach their full potential by developing their skills and talents.

We have excellent pastoral and academic support from our dedicated sixth form staff.

We have an extensive enrichment programme and links with universities.