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Gym Instructing (Level 2 Certificate)


Course Overview

This award is suitable for those wishing to gain entry into employment within the fitness industry.The YMCA Awards Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing is widely recognised as the industry’s minimum requirement to practice as a fitness instructor. It is for those who want to develop the knowledge, understanding and technical skills needed for a career in sport and active leisure as an employed/self-employed fitness instructor within one of the following disciplines. This qualification has been specifically designed for the 16+ age group. It is based on fitness National Occupational Standards (NOS) and is recognised as the industry minimum requirement by the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs) and employers. It also enables progression on to further learning within the health and fitness sectors.
  • Start Date
    5 Sep 2022
  • Study Mode
  • Duration
    16 Weeks
  • Campus
    Strand Road

Important Message

Fees must be paid at the time of enrolment, or arrangements should be put in place to pay by instalments. The full fee includes tuition, registration and examination fees (where relevant). Depending on your circumstances you may be entitled to a reduced (concessionary) fee. Reduced fees are applied to the cost of tuition only. Failure to enrol before the Awarding Body deadline may result in you incurring a late fee.

Available Sessions

  • Course
    Start Date
  • Course: YMCA Level 2 Certificate Gym Instructing Ref D227
    Campus: Strand Road
    Type: Part Time
    Start Date: 05/09/2022
    Full £154.00
    Concession £62.00
    Examination £37.00

Course Offering

  • Site location Strand Road
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Entry Requirements

UK Requirements

No prior qualifications are required, learners need to be aged 16+.

Additional Information

Modules you will study: - Principles of exercise, fitness and health - Anatomy and physiology for exercise - Know how to support clients who take part in exercise and physical activity - Health, safety and welfare in a fitness environment - Planning Gym-Based exercise - Instructing Gym-Based exercise


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