If you are interested in working in a gym or are already working as a fitness instructor but need to gain qualifications to reach the next level in your career, then this is the course for you.
The course runs on two evenings a week for approximately 18 weeks.
Following completion of this course, you would be able to enrol on the Level 3 YMCA Diploma in Personal Training (Practitioner).
We have these running at The College of Haringey, Enfield and North East London (Tottenham and Enfield sites). Visit our Sports and Fitness course page for more information and to apply online.
Topics covered will include:
Completion of these units will qualify you for a full Level 2 YMCA Certificate in Gym Instructing qualification which will allow you to work within a gym environment.
You will need:
All applicants must have an interview and complete a BKSB assessment to confirm that the course is suitable for them.
You will be assessed via a combination of observations during practical tasks and written coursework.
Assessments throughout the course vary from assignment to assignment, giving you a chance to showcase your development through a variety of methods.
You will be required to wear sports clothing and footwear.
You will be provided with course manuals, free of charge.
On successful completion of this course you may progress onto Level 3 YMCA Diploma in Personal Training (Practitioner) or Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma in Sport.