Courses, Apprenticeships And Funding For Personal Trainers

Active IQ Certificate in Fitness Instructing Level 2 (GYM)

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This qualification is aimed at the learner who wants to pursue a career in the health and fitness industry as a fitness instructor in the context of gym-based exercise.

Throughout the course candidates will learn:

  • anatomy and physiology including:
    • the heart and circulatory system
    • the respiratory system
    • structure and function of the skeleton
    • musculoskeletal system
    • postural and core stability
    • the nervous and energy systems and their relation to exercise
  • how to maintain health, safety and welfare in a variety of fitness environments, including the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults
  • how to programme 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 clients effectively, and motivate clients to adhere to an exercise programme
  • the skills and knowledge required to plan and prepare a gym-based exercise programme with apparently healthy adults – both individuals and groups. This may include young people in the 14-16 age range, provided they are part of a larger adult group. Client groups also covered are older adults, ante and postnatal clients and disabled clients provided the relevant contraindications and key safety guidelines are observed

Accreditation

REPs CPD Points: 20 points

Assessment

  • multiple choice theory paper
  • practical examination
  • worksheets

Entry Requirements

None

Progression Routes

Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training

Course Prices

ILA Funding is accepted on this course
Normal Rate – £495.00
Student Rate – £445.00

A £200 (non-refundable deposit) is required to secure a place on this course.

Our Gym Instructor and Personal Training package deal is only £1600.00 when booked together.

Course Dates

Applications must be made two weeks prior to the start of the advertised course dates.

Inverness
Course Code GYM0190
6th, 7th, 8th, 14th and 15th of September 2019

Assessment Date 28th and 29th of September 2019

Aberdeen
Course Code GYM0190A
6th, 7th, 8th, 14th and 15th of September 2019

Assessment Date 28th and 29th of September 2019

Livingston (near Edinburgh)
Course Code GYM0191
4th, 5th, 6th, 12th and 13th of October 2019

Assessment Date 26th and 27th of October 2019

Cumbernauld (near Glasgow)
Course Code GYM0192
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 9th and 10th of November 2019

Assessment Date 23rd and 24th of November 2019

Dundee
Course Code GYM0193
10th, 11th, 12th, 18th and 19th of January 2020

Assessment Date 1st and 2nd of February 2020

Aberdeen
Course Code GYM0194
7th, 8th, 9th, 15th and 16th of February 2020

Assessment Date 29th of February and 1st of March 2020

Livingston (near Edinburgh)
Course Code GYM0195
6th, 7th, 8th, 14th and 15th of March 2020

Assessment Date 28th and 29th of March 2020

Inverness
Course Code GYM0196
3rd, 4th, 5th, 11th and 12th of April 2020

Assessment Date 25th and 26th of April 2020

Cumbernauld (near Glasgow)
Course Code GYM0197
8th, 9th, 10th, 16th and 17th of May 2020

Assessment Date 30th and 31st of May 2020

Perth
Course Code GYM0198
3rd, 4th, 5th, 11th and 12th of July 2020

Assessment Date 25th and 26th of July 2020

Aberdeen
Course Code GYM0199
7th, 8th, 9th, 15th and 16th of August 2020

Assessment Date 29th and 30th of August 2020

Livingston (near Edinburgh)
Course Code GYM0200
4th, 5th, 6th, 12th and 13th of September 2020

Assessment Date 26th and 27th of September 2020

Inverness
Course Code GYM0201
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 10th and 11th of October 2020

Assessment Date 24th and 25th of October 2020

Cumbernauld (near Glasgow)
Course Code GYM0202
6th, 7th, 8th, 14th and 15th of November 2020

Assessment Date 28th and 29th of November 2020

Perth
Course Code GYM0203
27th, 28th and 29th of November and the 5th and 6th of December 2020

Assessment Date 19th and 20th of December 2020

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