Focus Awards Level 2 Certificate In Fitness Instructing (Gym-Based Exercise) (RQF)

Focus Awards Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Gym-based Exercise) (RQF)

(QRN – 601/4739/8)


Qualification Overview

The aim of this qualification is to provide learners with the skills and knowledge to a professionally competent level enabling them to plan deliver and evaluate safe and effective fitness instruction sessions unsupervised via the context of gym-based exercise. .

Qualification Structure

Learners must achieve all the following 6 mandatory units to achieve a total credit of 24.

Learner entry requirements

Focus awards do not specify any entry requirements for this qualification. Entry is at the discretion of the centre.

Progression routes

Learners seeking progress from this qualification can advance their skills further through the following:

Age Ranges

Entry is at the discretion of the centre. However, learners should be aged 16 to undertake this qualification.

Geographical Coverage

This qualification is available in England and Northern Ireland.

Qualification Specification

To view the Qualification Specification please click here.

Unit Title Unit Ref Level GLH Credit
Principles of exercise, fitness and health A/600/9017 2 28 4
Anatomy and physiology for exercise H/600/9013 2 41 6
Know how to support clients who take part in exercise and physical activity M/600/9015 2 13 2
Health, safety and welfare in a fitness environment T/600/9016 2 16 2
Planning gym-based exercise F/600/9018 2 23 4
Instructing gym-based exercise A/600/9020 2 37 6

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