Course Code: DP2MHFE1 / 18DA11Z
Information on course fees
If you are aged 16 – 18:
If you are over 18, fees may apply:
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Introduction to the course
If you want to turn your passion for fitness into a career or if you are working as a fitness instructor and would like a qualification, this course is tailor-made for you. The course develops your knowledge and ability to plan, teach and evaluate exercise sessions to all ages, unsupervised.
You will get a good grounding in anatomy and physiology, how to maintain health, safety and welfare in a variety of fitness environments, and how to create exercise plans and motivate your clients. The course also covers employment law, the sub-sectors that make up the active leisure and learning sector, customer service, what constitutes a healthy diet and lifestyle, how to plan and prepare group exercise sessions, and how to instruct a variety of exercise sessions.
What do I need?
You will need 4 GCSEs at grade D-G or the equivalent Level 1 qualifications at Pass grade, to come to an interview, pass an assessment and have a good reference. If you are coming from school or another College, you will need an 87% attendance record.
How is the course taught?
You will be taught using a variety of teaching methods such as Lectures, group work, practical, coaching, discussions and individual support.
How will I be assessed?
* multiple choice examination
* portfolio of evidence
* practical demonstration/assignment
* written examination
What does it lead to?
* Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training (learners must hold a Level 2 Certificate in Gym-based Exercise)
* Level 3 Diploma in Exercise Referral for Specified Controlled Certificate in Personal Training
* Level 3 Award in Programming and Supervising Exercise with Disabled Clients
* Level 3 Diploma in Teaching Yoga
* Level 3 Diploma in Teaching Pilates
|Location||Start Date - End Date|
|Enfield Centre||3 Jan 2019 - 5 Jul 2019|
- Last Updated: 19 June 2018
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