BECOME A LEVEL 2 GYM INSTRUCTOR

 

Taught by industry experts at state-of-the-art fitness facilities.

PRICE: £599

0% direct debit option of 3 monthly instalments available. Please contact us for more information.

OVERVIEW

Our fantastic YMCA Awards Level 2 Gym Instructing course is the industry’s most popular entry-level qualification.

The course is fully tutor led with MSc Strength and Conditioning qualified tutors who have a wealth of experience working in the health & fitness industry as Personal Trainers and as S&C coaches with elite athletes.

It’s ideally suited for those with a passion for health and fitness and who are looking for an exciting and rewarding career change. The course is delivered by our highly qualified tutors who have a wealth of experience in the fitness industry. Your expertise on a range of equipment will increase your employability skills. Strong employability links will also provide students with the potential opportunity to attend an interview event once qualified*.

*Subject to recruitment needs

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WILL I BECOME FULLY QUALIFIED?

Certified by YMCA Awards (formerly CYQ), the course is recognised internationally, fully qualifying students as a level 2 Gym Instructor. Students will also be able to receive Level 2 REPS accreditation, CIMSPA status and will receive 20 CPD REPS points and 10 CPD CIMSPA points.

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WHAT’S COVERED?

  • Anatomy & physiology

  • How to program safe and effective exercise for a range of clients, the health benefits of physical activity and the importance of healthy eating

  • How to communicate with client s effectively and motivate clients to adhere to an exercise program

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HOW WILL MY WORK BE ASSESSED?

There are several assessments throughout the course. Health, Safety and Professionalism is assessed through a completed mandatory worksheet. There is an external examination for principles of Exercise & Health and principles of Anatomy and Physiology (two multiple choice question papers). Students will also have to carry out a practical examination of a pre-constructed gym session with a chosen client.There are several assessments throughout the course. Multiple choice e-assessment and worksheets combined with a case study and practical assessment.

WHAT CAN I DO AFTER THIS?

After successfully completing this course you can undertake further qualifications with Performance Training such as:

WHAT ARE THE ENTRY REQUIREMENTS?

No specific entry requirements, however, we do ask for students to have a passion for the health and fitness industry.

HOW LONG IS THE COURSE?

Our Level 2 Gym Instructor course is a 10-week tutor led course. Our online option is set out as a 10-week qualification, however, can be completed in a shorter or longer timeframe based on students preferred learning pace.

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WHY CHOOSE PERFORMANCE TRAINING?

Performance Training are previous YMCA Awards course tutors at South Essex College. Each tutor is a fully qualified teacher. South Essex College was recognised as a high-performance centre due to its extremely high achievement rates from students. Performance Training has recently been awarded a low risk status by YMCA Awards due to the impressive facilities and organisation of the course. Studying with Performance Training you will have the opportunity to work in a state-of-the-art gym, surrounded by highly driven and successful Fitness Instructors and Personal Trainers.

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