Fitness Instructor Level 2 Diploma

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If you’re starting your journey into a career as a fitness instructor this course will get you where you need to go.

Through this course you will develop excellent practical skills in exercise, leisure activities and fitness testing as well as becoming an approved emergency first aider.

What I'll learn

You will learn a range of units that cover:

  • how to support clients who take part in exercise and physical activity
  • health, safety and welfare in a fitness environment
  • principles of exercise, fitness and health
  • anatomy and physiology for exercise

You will competently be able to assess clients, devise a personalised training programme and deliver a training session confidently.


How I'll learn

The course involves a mixture of theoretical and practically based work.


How I'll be assessed

Assessment is through a mixture of practical assessments, portfolio evidence and short answer examinations.


Entry Requirements

Five GCSEs at grade 4 (C) or above including English Language and Maths, or a Level 1 Foundation Pathway including Functional Skills Maths and English at Level 1.


How to Apply

You can apply for this programme online. Click on APPLY NOW and follow the steps below:

  1. Register for our online service and verify your account
  2. Log in to our website and click APPLY NOW on your chosen programme’s page to complete your application

As part of your application, you will be asked to provide us with your contact details, how your chosen programme fits with your future plans and if you require any extra support (for example, because of a disability, medical condition, learning or language support needs). 
Please include full details of your qualifications from your own country, as well as details of any English Language tests you have taken.

Printed application forms are also available.

Please contact our Careers team if you need advice and guidance to help you choose the right programme for you.


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