Is this course for you?
The qualification allows you to follow a flexible programme with a mix of distance and contact learning to help fast track you’re career within the fitness industry.
This course is aimed at learners who want to pursue a career as a fitness instructor in the context of gym-based exercise, and have a passion for health and fitness. Candidates will develop the necessary skills and knowledge required to enable them to plan and instruct safe and effective programmes of exercise. This course will give you a qualification that is highly recognised within the fitness industry and by employers, as a key measure of achievement. The YMCA qualification is a vocationally related qualification (VRQ) at level 2 on the qualification and credit framework (QCF). It also provides access onto the register of exercise professionals (REPs) at Level 2.