Fitness Instructor Certificate

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Become a Fitness Instructor

Our cutting edge Fitness Instructor qualification will truly develop your talent. You’ll qualify as a REPs recognised Fitness Instructor, the perfect stepping stone to your new career.

This course leads to your Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing qualification. Once you’ve completed your study you’ll gain a fully industry recognised Fitness Instructor certificate ensuring you’re ready to work in a Fitness Instructor job role. Here you will use your skills to instruct exercise, supporting gym members with their fitness goals.

Key Course Features

  • A Level 2 Fitness Instructor qualification

  • You can join REPs at Level 2

  • Blended learning

  • Qualify from 6 weeks

  • Comes with 20 CPD’s

  • Our best value Fitness Instructor course

Why choose our Fitness Instructor Certificate course?

This Fitness Instructor certificate course equips you with the skills to plan, deliver and evaluate safe and effective exercise programmes for gym members.

Carefully designed to incorporate the very latest in exercise techniques our graduates gain a solid foundation in fitness from which they build a rewarding Fitness Instructor career.

This is an all-encompassing Fitness Instructor qualification ensuring you’re ready to secure work in a gym or leisure based role. The course comes with 20 CPD’s and you can join REPs at level 2. If you’re looking to qualify from 6 weeks our best value Fitness Instructor course teaches you all the theory and practical knowledge you need to qualify and commence your exciting new career.

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Certificate in Fitness Instructing – Course Overview

REPs Accredited Learning

Become a REPs recognised Level 2 Fitness Instructor with 20 CPD’s.

Industry Endorsed Qualification

This course is endorsed by Skills Active and REPs - so you're in expert hands.

Blended Learning

Complete 6 course modules and 1 practical day. Qualify from 6 weeks.

Flexible Payment Options

Save 20% on fees when you pay in full or spread the cost over 3 or 6 months.

Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing - Course Fees

Payment Method

Pay in full

Price

£499.00

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A 20% saving on course fees

Payment Method

Pay over 3 months

Price

£208.00 per month

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Total course fees £624.00

Payment Method

Pay over 6 months

Price

£104.00 per month

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Total course fees £624.00

Level 2 and 3 Certificate in Personal Training Package

Payment Method

Pay in full

Price

£1199.00

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Saves you 20% compared to separate Level 2 & Level 3 fees

Fitness Instructor Certificate - Course Structure

Our Fitness Instructor certificate course equips you with the skills and confidence to plan and deliver effective exercise sessions for gym members. Graduates of this course have the talent, skills and expertise to plan, demonstrate and coach gym members on effective programmes, giving on the job advice and support along the way.

Module

1

Topic

Anatomy and physiology for exercise

Content

Acquire the key Fitness Instructor knowledge of how anatomy and physiology relates to exercise programming for healthy adults of different ages.

Module

2

Topic

How to support clients who take part in exercise and physical activity

Content

Gain the must have on-going customer service skills to support a wide range of clients taking part in exercise and physical activity.

Module

3

Topic

Health, safety and welfare in a fitness environment

Content

Gain the knowledge and understanding that Fitness Instructors need to maintain health, safety and welfare in a fitness setting, including the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults.

Module

4

Topic

Principles of exercise, fitness and health

Content

Learn how to programme safe, effective exercise for a range of clients, the health benefits of physical activity together with the importance of healthy eating.

Module

5

Topic

Planning gym-based exercise

Content

Understand how to plan and prepare a gym based exercise programme for healthy adults, both individual and groups.

Module

6

Topic

Instructing gym-based exercise

Content

Develop your talents with instructing and supervising gym-based exercise for individuals and groups.

Fitness Instructor Certificate FAQ’s

The most common questions we’re asked about the Fitness Instructor certificate course are listed here. If your question isn’t covered, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Why choose this Fitness Instructor course?

If you’re seeking to become a Fitness Instructor or Gym Instructor then this is the perfect course for you. You will be able to study at your own pace and build your own portfolio of evidence to showcase your new skills:-

  • Qualify as an industry recognised Fitness Instructor
  • Gain your Level 2 Fitness Instructing certification
  • Gain access to REPs at Level 2
  • Develop the need to know skills and talent to succeed in a gym based role
  • Progress to a Level 3 Personal Trainer course

As you progress the course materials will help you develop your knowledge and confidence which you’ll be able to demonstrate in the portfolio assessment.

Which fitness qualification will I achieve?

You will gain the Qualification and Credit Framework (QCF) Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing and will be awarded 24 credits. In addition by successfully completing this qualification you will be able to gain access to the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs) at level 2.

How is the Fitness Instructor course assessed?

As part of your course you’ll compile your own portfolio of evidence in order to showcase your learning. In addition you will attend a practical one day workshop where you will learn how to instruct gym based exercise. You can study and complete your portfolio at a pace that’s right for you.

Do I need any existing skills or sports abilities?

No previous fitness or exercise qualification is required. However a keen interest in health and fitness is important when pursuing this career. It is likely that you will have a certain level of fitness, but our courses are about training you to become a Fitness Instructor and at no time will your fitness level determine your progress on any course.

What previous education is required?

Ideally you would of studied one of our Level 1 courses although no previous fitness or exercise qualification is required.

How old do I need to be?

The minimum age for this course is 16.

How long does the course take to finish?

Many of our students complete this course from 6 weeks, however there is no set time limit enabling you to study at your own pace with the peace of mind that you have a maximum of two years to become qualified.

Is there any expiry date?

No. You will always have this nationally recognised NCFE fitness qualification to hand.

We believe it’s the person that makes a great Fitness Instructor. Our Fitness Instructor Certificate qualification will equip you with the industry knowledge, skills and confidence so that you are ready to gain employment in a Fitness Instructor or Gym Instructor role. Here you will use your talents with a wide range of clients making a meaningful difference in their exercise habits, helping them to achieve their fitness goals.

You will be learning from qualified expert Personal Trainers who have many years of fitness industry experience to share with you. What’s more, your Fitness Instructor course tutor will oversee your progress and be on hand to support your learning journey every step of the way.

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