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Personal Training / Gym Instructor at The Canterbury Academy

Course description

The following courses are offered in partnership with Rob Horswell training who has been working in the fitness industry since 2000. Rob has been able to develop a highly experienced and successful team of tutors, assessors and associated staff who work within the delivery and certification of students. All staff have a minimum of 10 years experience of working within the industry with some of the country’s top sporting bodies. Students develop skills required to gain certification, employment and to gain clients once completing the courses.

Course content

CYQ Level 3 Diploma in Personal Training (Gym-Based Exercise) – 1 Year Course

•            CYQ Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instruction

•            CYQ Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training

•            CYQ Level 3 Award in Nutrition for Physical Activity

This qualification is aimed at learners wishing to become a Personal Trainer who do not already hold the

pre-requisite of Level 2 Fitness Instructing  (Gym-Based Exercise). In addition to the planning and instructing

of both Gym Based and Personal Training programmes, learners will cover; Anatomy and physiology (at levels

2 and 3); Health, safety and welfare in a fitness environment; Principles of exercise, fitness and health; How to

support clients who take part in exercise and physical activity and the application of the principles of nutrition

within a physical activity programme.

CYQ Level 2 Diploma in Promoting Health &            Wellness and CYQ Level 3 Diploma in Personal Training & Instruction – 2 Year Course

 

•            CYQ Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training

•            CYQ Level 3 Award in Nutrition for Physical Activity/Sports Conditioning/

Instructing Outdoor Fitness/Business & Marketing for the Fitness Professional

•            CYQ Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instruction

•            CYQ Level 2 Award in Walk Leading/Nutrition for Healthy Living/ Community Activation

This qualification is aimed at individuals wanting to pursue a career in sport, health and wellness in the health, fitness and active leisure sectors. This will suit individuals who want to become fitness instructors and/or health/wellness advisers and for those considering employment/self-employment in different settings: health and fitness clubs and the wider community. The aim of this qualification is to recognise the skills, knowledge and competence required for an individual to work unsupervised as a personal trainer.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 08 November 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September

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