Active IQ Level 2 Certificate in Fitness (QCF)Active IQ
The Level 2 ACTIVE IQ Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Gym) is designed for learners who are preparing for future employment in the health and fitness industry.
This qualification provides the knowledge and skills to enable learners to plan, deliver and evaluate safe and effective gym or studio sessions. This qualification will provide entry onto the Register of Exercise Professionals at Level 2 and can be achieved in the context of gym or exercise to music.
The learner must achieve 4 mandatory units and two units from the Gym-based pathway. The total credit value of the qualification is 23 credits.
- Unit 1 - Anatomy and physiology for exercise (H/600/9013) – this unit is worth 6 credits
- Unit 2 - Know how to support clients who take part in exercise and physical activity (M/600/9015) – this unit is worth 2 credits
- Unit 3 - Health, safety and welfare in a fitness environment (T/600/9016) – this unit is worth 2 credits
- Unit 4 - Principles of exercise, fitness and health (A/600/9017) – this unit is worth 4 credits
P1 - Gym-based (Credit Value required: Minimum 10, Maximum 10)
- Unit 5 - Planning gym-based exercise (F/600/9018) this unit is worth 4 credits
- Unit 6 - Instructing gym-based exercise (A/600/9020) – this unit is worth 6 credits
Teaching is a variety of lectures and practical workshops
Career advice and guidance available for professional tutors in the Health & Fitness Industry.
Questions & Answers
How is the course assessed?
Internally assessed: • Coursework • Multiple Choice Examination • Portfolio of Evidence • Practical Demonstration / Assignment
Are there any opportunities for progression?
Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training, Level 2 Certificate in Exercise to Music
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- Attendance: Part-time (day)
- Start Date: 20 February 2017
- Hours per week:
- Days: Monday 20 February to Friday, 24 January, then weekends Saturday & Sunday 4/5 March, 11/12 March and 18/19 March 2017
- Start Time: 9.00 am
- End Time: 5.00 pm
- Duration: 1 full week and 2/3 weekends
- Course Fees: £650. the fee will be confirmed at enrolment Full Cost Recovery Courses do not attract any funding and therefore the full cost of the fees are payable by the student irrespective of their circumstances.
- Venue: Calderdale College
- Faculty: Business Development
- Department Manager: Grant Soames
- Level: Level 2
- Qualification Name: Active IQ Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Gym)
- Awarding Body: Active IQ
- Course Contact: Gavin Rees (9399)
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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