The qualification is delivered through a combination of theory and practical work across 5 days of face-to-face learning. By the end of the course you will prove your competency through 2 multiple choice theory exams, a practical observation and portfolio of evidence.
Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instruction and Self Development
Fitness Instructor Courses from ICON Training. This qualification will train you to a professionally competent level, enabling you to prescribe, plan and deliver safe and effective exercise sessions.
It is an excellent starting point for anyone interested in a career in the health and fitness industry or fitness enthusiasts who are keen to learn more about how the body works and correct exercise techniques.
The certificate consists of 7 units based around anatomy and physiology, principles of fitness and health, motivating and supporting clients, customer consultation skills and instructor soft skills, health and safety in a fitness environment, self-development, planning and instructing gym-based exercise.
Upon completion of this qualification it opens many different potential pathways including access to Level 3 Personal Training, Exercise Referrals, or CPD workshops such as Instructing Studio Cycling, Circuit Training, Kettlebells and Suspended Movement Training.
There are no pre-requisites for this qualification.