YMCA Awards Level 2 Certificate in Gym Instructing
If you dream of working in a busy, vibrant environment, giving people the confidence to enter a gym and use the equipment then our level 2 Certificate in Gym Instructing is the course for you.
The Certificate in Gym Instructing gives you all the skills, knowledge and confidence you need to help people start their fitness journey and achieve their goals.
The level 2 Gym Instructor qualification gives you everything you need to start your new career working in a gym facility.
The course allows the learner to gain an understanding of gym equipment, health and safety, basic planning, instructing skills, anatomy and physiology, health screening and basic training methods.
The level 2 is an essential prerequisite to be completed before the personal training qualification so progression onto the PT course is a future development option once completed.
The Certificate in Gym Instructing option is the perfect for those wanting to start out in their fitness career journey in a gym setting before committing to a personal training career.
Each unit is assessed through using either or a combination of:
- Online theory assessment.
- Practical assessment.
- Continuous assessment (throughout the course).
- Workbooks (completed and marked online).
- Learner assessment record.
- Anatomy & physiology for exercise & fitness instructors.
- Providing a positive customer experience in the exercise environment.
- Lifestyle management & health awareness.
- Gym-based programme planning and preparation.
- Gym-based programme delivery and professional instruction.
- 12th, 13th, 19th, 20th March
- 4th, 5th, 11th, 12th June
- 24th, 25th September & 1st, 2nd October
- 26th, 27th Feb & 5th, 6th March
- 14th, 15th, 21st, 22nd May
- 10th, 11th, 17th, 18th September
Still not sure?
Is this the course for me?
YMCA Awards are the leading awarding body for fitness qualifications in the UK. Developed over the last 20 years to give you all the skills and attributes you need, we believe this is the most comprehensive, established and respected qualification available for our learners.
The Gym Instructor certificate option allows you to progress from no fitness qualifications to fully qualified gym instructor in 1-3 months. With no prerequisites for the course this is the perfect option for those who want to start a new career in the gym environment before potentially progressing onto the Personal Trainer course.
At Evolve Fitness Education we have over 10 years of experience delivering and assessing YMCA Awards qualifications, plus countless years of industry experience. Since being approved as an official centre for YMCA Awards in 2011 we have successfully certificated 100’s of learners, with many going on to grow highly successful and established businesses in their local communities. Check out our learner’s success stories here.
We believe we provide everything you need to be successful, not only on the course but in your future career. We know how important it is to your future progression and for the progression of your clients that you complete feeling confident and armed with the knowledge to make a difference.
So that is why we offer:
- A full course e-learning package for every unit so you can recap whenever, wherever.
- Dedicated tutor support before, during and after your course.
- Professional delivery by tutors with at least 5 years industry experience & 2 years teaching experience, ensuring quality in a fun and relaxed environment.
What is the next step?
We would love to help you on the next step of your journey.
If you are ready to join us simply select your chosen venue and dates in the ‘book your course’ section below.
You will be taken to the payment options to complete your booking.
From there we will be in touch to welcome you and arrange your course materials.
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