Do you have an interest in exercise, training or the fitness industry? Maybe you thinking about starting a career and are looking for an effective way to widen your existing fitness knowledge? If so, then our online Level 2 in Fitness Instructing was made for you. Fully endorsed by NCFE, become a REPs recognised Gym Instructor when you complete our course. In addition, our course is suitable for beginners and students without prior qualifications in fitness training. To sum up, we’ll teach you the basics of the human body.
Master key aspects of fitness instructing, from planning to evaluating inductions and client programmes in any gym setting.
This course is a formally recognised RQF qualification and is recognised throughout the UK, Europe and beyond.
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Get as much help and support as you want from your personal course tutor via email and phone.
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The guided learning hours for this course is 157 hours. However, there may be additional hours required for additional research and writing.
Throughout this course, you may be expected to complete assignments, essays, research projects, posters, leaflets, presentations, PowerPoint presentations, video/audio recordings, work-based and practical learning sessions to meet the requirements of your course. This is a blended learning course, which means some of your study will be done at home, some will be done face to face with your tutor, and all of your practical assessment will take place at our Birmingham-based assessment centre.
All information about your course will be included in your study pack detailing exactly what you need to do to accomplish your goals as a student.
You have up to a year to complete this course, this is usually ample time for learners, even with full-time jobs and other commitments. Don’t worry if you go over the year though, we can organise an extension to your course for an additional fee, which also extends your tutor support.
Each unit is followed by a written tutor-marked assignment (TMA), which is submitted and then marked by your tutor. You will not be required to take an external exam.
At the end of this course, successful learners will receive an NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instruction. This means that you will achieve a Level 2 qualification on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Your qualification is accredited by NCFE, one of the UK’s leading Ofqual approved awarding bodies in the health, fitness and active leisure sector. This qualification will provide level 2 entry onto the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs). REPs are an independent public register which provides regulation for instructors and trainers to ensure that they meet National Occupational Standards agreed by the health and fitness industry. This will enable you to obtain public liability insurance to practice as a Gym Instructor.
Membership with REPs is valued and respected, enhancing employability, and is recognised in Europe, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.
Official Qualification Title - NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Gym)
Difficulty - Level 2
Entry requirements - It is also recommended that you have some experience of gym-based exercise, including free weights, and basic level communication and personal skills.
Minimum Enrolment Age - 16 years
Credits - 24
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You will have access to your personal tutor, via email and telephone, who will mark your assignments and guide you through the course. In addition, you will be supplied with a comprehensive Study Guide which will help you through the study and assessment process. Your personal tutor will be highly experienced in their subject area and qualified to teach.
You don’t need any prior skills in the subject area to start. However, as with all of our courses, we recommend a reasonable level of English reading and writing ability.
We provide all the specially written learning materials you require to study this course at home. The course fee also includes tutor support for the specified duration of your course.
No, all of the study materials are supplied within your learning pack.
Yes, there will be short tests that you will sit on your assessment day in order to pass this qualification.
The theory aspect of the course, which takes the majority of the study hours can be completed from anywhere in world. However, you will need to be able to attend our practical assessment day based in Birmingham, UK to complete your qualification.
Most students finish comfortably within the course duration period given. However, if you do need more time, your personal tutor support can be extended for an additional fee.
That’s fine, this course can be studied anywhere and is completed by submitting Tutor marked assignments (TMAs).