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Exercise and Fitness Instruction Intermediate Apprenticeship at Derby College

Course description

The Apprenticeship in Instructing Exercise and Fitness is designed for people who are already employed in the fitness industry, and for those who want to enter the industry and progress their careers.

The aim of this apprenticeship is to supply a highly skilled and vocationally competent workforce for the health and fitness sector to provide a quality service to clients. The apprenticeship is also suitable for those wishing to change careers after having worked in a different sector.

Course content

The framework will be focussed on delivering exercise and fitness instruction in a sports and active leisure setting.

Entry requirements

Your apprenticeship framework will be designed around your prior achievements and working requirements. Standards of English and maths should be suitable for study at this level. Good communication skills are essential.

Assessment

Assessments will take place through vocational competence, the development of a portfolio of evidence and assessment for the technical qualifications associated with the pathway. English and maths will be assessed through controlled assessment or exam.

Future opportunities

You can progress to employment within the active leisure industry as a gym or fitness instructor or in roles featuring health promotion activities.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Derby College directly.

Last updated date: 01 April 2016

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