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Start Date: Duration: Level: Study mode: Course location: Course Type:
April 4 Weeks Level 2 Part-Time - Day Washington Campus Skills & Qualifications

What’s it all about?

This qualification is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills required to be able to adapt fitness instruction to accommodate adolescents providing an understanding of the physiological and psychological issues they face and how they affect their ability to exercise.

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

Study level Cost Additional fees
19+ 27.50 *subject to change You will need to provide your own stationery.

This course is made up of the following units which all need to be successfully achieved:

- Development of adolescents
- Principles of adapting gym instruction for adolescents
- Principle of adapting group exercise for adolescents

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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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

£ 8464

1210 people employed as Fitness Instructors in the current year.

93.1%of our students progressed to further study, university of employment.

(*Based on 16-18 year olds destination data, 2019/20 academic year)

Why choose Sunderland College?

Consistently high achievement rates

Rated Good by Ofsted

*Ofsted June 2016

Excellent student support

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