Sport, Fitness and Personal TrainingVocational • Level 3
About the course
The course will promote confidence and competence within an active fitness surrounding. Top of the range fitness equipment and technology will enhance the learning experience and enable students to thrive amongst industry leading professionals. Both group work and individual practice will be utilised improving communication, collaboration, self-management, adaptability and resilience, self-monitoring and development. The course is a three A Level equivalent that will fully prepare students for a career within the fitness industry, and will provide students with the level of qualifications needed for university entry. Completion of the course will also allow for students to work within sports clubs as a Fitness Conditioner.
Type of LearningSchool Leaver
Study ModeFull Time
31/08/2021, 06/09/2021, 31/08/2021, 06/09/2021
No prior study of the sector is needed, but learners should normally have a range of achievement at level 2, in GCSEs or equivalent qualifications. A passion for the industry, an inquisitive mind into the fitness world and a positive attitude for learning will make this the must have qualification for learners wishing to progress to roles in the fitness industry.
Anatomy and Physiology Fitness Training and Programming for Health, Sport and Well-being Professional Development in the Sports Industry Application of Fitness Testing Self-employment in the Sport Industry Instructing Gym-based Exercise Exercise and Circuit Based Physical Activity.
Industry specific assessments and set tasks will be ongoing throughout the duration of the course with workbooks, activities and practical demonstrations included. Learners will build up their own portfolio of knowledge and learning materials.
Careers & Progression
Successful graduates of the course can progress straight into the fitness industry in roles such as; gym instructor, fitness instructor, group exercise instructor. This course however acts as the perfect springboard for additional practical industry qualifications such as; kettlebells, spinning, exercise to music, pre-choreographed program qualification and zumba or for students wanting to discover more about the theoretic side of the industry, it acts as a progression pathway onto Level 3 personal training or degree level study.
All learning materials, workbooks and practical equipment required for learning is provided, and all students get unlimited access to the top of the range Fitness Evolution gym and studio facilities.