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Active IQ Level 2 Fitness Instructor (Gym Based) - eLearning

Gym Based Exercise


Our courses are delivered by one experienced and qualified tutor to guide you through the course, KSA ensures you have one tutor to contact and deliver the practical sessions. You will be treated the same as if you were a Personal Training client. We set you goals to complete the course in the 12 months based on you and your time.

The Level 2 Gym Based Fitness Instructor course is designed with flexibility in mind. This course is over 3 days 9:30am - 5pm plus 2 assessment dates. We believe in face to face contact with theory learning not just leaving you to study off an online platform you get to Skype Andy Davis an experienced self-employed PT and Sports Therapist BSc. From day one you will be given everything you need to know exactly what is required to gain the most from the course and to give you all the teaching skills and knowledge.

Kent Sports Academy understands the values of being taught clearly and concisely to give you the best opportunity starting your new career. The venue has a vast array of equipment to help train you to teach every piece of cardiovascular and strength equipment in preparation, not just for your assessments but for getting out there and taking on your new chosen career.

Covering subjects include

This course will develop students to a competent and confident level to plan and instruct gym exercise programmes within a gym environment, covering subjects including:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Kinesiology (how the body moves)
  • Warm ups, dynamic stretching, cool downs and development stretching
  • Develop a key understanding of the programming principles
  • How to use functional and innovative gym equipment
  • The use of cardiovascular equipment and the promotion of physical activity
  • Introduction to core and functional training
  • Effective customer care and promotion physical activity
  • How to maintain health, safety and welfare in a variety of fitness environments, including safeguarding of children and adults
Course Duration

Our Gym Instructor course will last approximately 3 months if you wish to complete this quicker or take longer its down to how much time you can put in. You will Skype the tutor to discuss whats suits you and set the plan to complete.

Course Assessment
  • 2 x 1 hour multiple choice examination
  • 1 x Continuous practical assessment
  • 1 x 1 hour practical examination

 Level 2 Certification in Fitness Instruction Gym Based Exercise (QCF)

Progression Routes after completing the course
  • Level 2 Exercise to Music
  • Level 3 Personal Trainer
  • Level 3 G.P Referral
Course Price Includes
  • Registration, assessments, eLearning and Certificate
  • All gym instructor course tuition includes Skype, email and telephone support
  • Fitness (gym) Instructor course manuals and workbooks
  • 20 CPD credits on REP's (Register of Exercise Professionals)
Entry Requirements
No prior qualifications are required, though a reasonable level of fitness & experience of exercise class participation will give you an advantage. You must be 16+ years of age with writing and numeracy skills are also required for presentation of the course work.

£630 (10% discount if paying in full)

Deposit £70 followed by £52.50 p/m over 12 months interest free (subject to Conditions) Total payable £700.

Level 2 Practical Dates - 1st/2nd/3rd October, or 28th/29th/30th January 2019, or 25th/26th/27th March 2019,or 28th/29th/30th May 2019, or 29th/30th/31st July 2019, or 23th/24th/25th September 2019, or 25th/26th/27th November 2019
Level 2 Theory Exams -  28th September 2018, or 26th October 2018, or 23rd November 2018, or 25th January 2019, or 22nd February 2019, or 22nd March 2019, or 18th April 2019, or  24th May 2019, or 21st June 2019, or 26th July 2019, or 23rd August 2019, or 13th September 2019, or 25th October 2019, or 22nd November 2019, or 13th December 2019
Practical Assessment Days - 18th March 2019, or 15th April 2019, or 20th May 2019, or 17th June 2019, or  22nd July 2019, or 19th August 2019, or 16th September 2019, or 21st October 2019, or 18th November 2019, or 16th December 2019
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