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Active IQ Level 2 Certificate in Gym Instructing

Start your career in the fitness industry with this entry level course that could be the stepping stone to a life-long career in the hugely popular and expanding fitness & wellness industry.

This course is the starting point for those looking to start a career as a fitness/gym instructor to work in a gym environment carrying out inductions, developing programmes and training clients in a gym environment. It is also the pre-requisite for those looking to move on to do the personal training course or other specialised training. It is taught through blended learning which is a mixture of home study/e-learning for the theory aspect and face to face training covering the practical elements of the course.

Once booked on to the course you will be sent out a welcome pack including your course manual and set up for your e-learning to support you through your study.

You will then attend your 5 training days with your allocated tutor covering the practical elements of the course, these are locaated in various locations in either Glasgow, Edinburgh, Fife or Aberdeen. You can choose from any of the dates listed.

Your theory assessment can be completed as soon as you feel ready and after completion of the above you will then attend one assessment day for your final practical assessment.

Course Content

  • Principles of anatomy, physiology and fitness
  • Professionalism and customer care for fitness instructors
  • Health and safety in the fitness environment
  • Planning and instructing gym-based exercise

Pre-requisite

  • None

Assessment and Certification

The course is assessed through written questions, assignments, theory assessments and practical observations. Some assessments are completed as home study, some during the attendance days and some on an allocated assessment date. Please note that if you cannot make your allocated assessment date for this course there is an option to change to a different date.

On completion candidates will be awarded with an Active IQ level 2 Certificate in Gym Instructing which will allow them to join CIMSPA at practitioner level.

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  • Practical Sessions 5 days
  • Total Qualification Time (preparation/home study/lectures) 230 hours
  • Duration Flexible
Certificate Gym Instructing
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PRACTICAL ATTENDANCE DATES

EDINBURGH: - 12th, 13th, 14th, 20th, 21st January, assessment 27th or 28th January 2024 (FULL)

GLASGOW: - 1st, 2nd 3rd, 9th, 10th March, assessmet 16th March 2024 (2 SPACES LEFT)

ABERDEEN: - 15th, 16th, 17th, 23rd, 24th March, assessment 30th March 2024

FIFE: - 17th, 18th, 19th, 25th, 26th May, assessment 1st June 2024 (4 SPACES LEFT)

EDINBURGH:- 5th, 6th, 7th, 13th, 14th July, assessment 20th or 21st July 2024 (4 SPACES LEFT)

GLASGOW: - 6th, 7th, 8th, 14th, 15th September, assessment 21st September 2024

MANILVA, SPAIN - 17th, 18th, 19th, 20th, 21st September 2024

EDINBURGH: - 11th, 12th, 13th, 19th, 20th October, assessment 26th or 27th October 2024