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Sport - Physical Activity, Fitness and Exercise Science Active IQ Diploma level 2 at Kirklees College, Huddersfield Centre

Course description

This qualification aims to provide learners with the broad base of knowledge and skills they need to work in a variety of customer-facing roles within the active leisure industry, including fitness instructing and leisure operations. Upon completion of the course you will be a CIMSPA recognised fitness instructor.

Course content

Throughout the course you will study the following units:

• Principles of anatomy, physiology and fitness

• Planning and instructing gym-based exercise

• Principles of customer care

• Working in active leisure facilities

• Planning a studio cycling session

• Instructing a studio cycling session

• Health and safety in the workplace

• Managing personal and professional development

Entry requirements

A minimum of 5 GCSEs with the following grades: English at grade 4 and maths at grade 3 or above, and 3 other GCSEs grade 4 to include PE, or evidence of sporting activities.

Assessment

• Coursework

• Multiple choice exam

• Portfolio of evidence

• Practical demonstration/assignment

Future opportunities

Employment or further learning or training in a specialist area e.g. HNC Sport.

Further information

info@kirkleescollege.ac.uk

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: 26 September 2018
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year

Venues

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    • The Huddersfield Centre opened in September 2013 and is fitted with state of the art equipment.
       
      The new centre offers:
       
      Nine floors of classrooms and workshops, gym, training restaurants, hair and beauty salons, mock air cabin simulator, student services, ATM machines, free wi-fi and much more.