The learners who enrol for the NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Gym-Based Exercise) course with us get the opportunity to acquire knowledge and skills on the duties and functions of a fitness instructor. They will be facilitated to understand essential organ systems and human anatomy to optimise the functioning as a professional. Further, the learners are given a thorough insight into how a professional fitness instructor should properly handle the clients and cater into their specific requirements. It trains them to improve skills that are much sought after in the field and become trusted professionals.
This course is designed focusing on learners who expect to start a new career in the fitness industry and for those who are already in the field without a formal qualification. Irrespective of the background, it helps the learners to open many occupation opportunities in the field. At this level however they are provided with a basic understanding on the subject which is essential for fitness instructors. NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Gym-Based Exercise) is the foundation that can be laid to enter into the world of fitness and gym instructing.
This is a video-based course which includes the latest and more effective learning methods such as practical demonstrations along with the theoretical aspect. Through this process, the learners are able to grasp the knowledge and skills more efficiently and improve the ability to put them into the practice. . NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Gym-Based Exercise) course guides the learners through the video based lessons where they get the feeling of learning sitting at an actual classroom.
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NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing is an internationally recognised course presented by South London College. The learners who enrol with us can experience an inclusive learning endeavour since we use effective learning methods such as video tutorials. This method is extremely interactive and provides a better understanding of the necessary skills to the learners through visual learning while also providing knowledge on the subject.
The learners who choose us are facilitated to have a prime education service. Individual attention is given to them and our support teams are lined up to cater to the issues they might face. Further, they get to experience the latest technological methods of learning and education facilities. This is why South London College stands at the forefront of education service providers in the UK.
|About the Tutor||
Gareth Morris is a professional instructor with over 8 years of experience as a Fitness/Personal Instructor and Trainer, 5 years as a Sports Science Lecturer, and 2 years as Nutritionist. He is qualified in the health and fitness field, with a PGdip in Performance Nutrition, BSc. Honours in Sports Performance, and MSc. Degree in Sport and Exercise Nutrition, and has worked as an Anti-Doping Advisor in the United Kingdom. He’s currently employed as a Health Coach & Nutritionist and has 5 years of solid experience in this profession. With extensive expertise in the industry, Gareth Morris has a passion for health, fitness and nutrition. He wants to share his knowledge and skills to fully support his clients and help make a difference in their lifestyles.
NCFE is a mational awarding organisation passionate about designing, developing, and certificating diverse, nationally recognised qualifications and awards. These qualifications contribute to the success of millions of learners at all levels, bringing them closer to fulfilling their personal goals. Last year alone, over 340,000 learners from over 2,000 colleges, schools, and training organisations chose NCFE as the Awarding Organisation to help them move their careers forward.
The learners who take the NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing course are assisted to comprehend the skills and knowledge to perform as an accredited fitness instructor in the recreation sector. The course is expected to provide a broad and methodical understanding of the subject as well as the basics of facilitating the learners to develop as professional fitness instructors. Through practical and theoretical competencies they get the opportunity to pursue a much-anticipated career in the field.
Areas of study
|Who is this qualification for?||
|Prerequisites to take this Course||
|Method of Assessment||
Those who register for the “NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing” course are evaluated for their proficiency internally while they will be externally quality assured. Apart from that, a portfolio of evidence is required to be prepared by the learners and they need to be advanced via appropriate assignment tasks that certify the understanding of learning outcomes of every study unit. The tasks need to assure the learners’ aptitude of responding to real-life incidents that come across at their profession.
The learners are also required to effectively finish all the six study units which are mandatory to take to get accredited. They get evaluated through oral and written questions and assignments and how they prepare recommendations to address responsible parties as well as how well they communicate with their customers.
Once the course is completed the learners get awarded the NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing certification. This is a great opportunity to progress in the industry of fitness instructing.
Once the learners get qualified with the NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing, they get the recognised qualification which vouches for their expertise in the fitness industry. They get qualified to choose an impressive career path in gyms and recreation centres. This qualification enables the learners to enjoy a lot of benefits including attractive remuneration and prospectus for advancement. Here are some of the job titles they are eligible for and it includes the average UK salary per annum according to https://www.glassdoor.com.
|What’s Next for You?||
The NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing fortifies the learners with basic skills and knowledge to be proficient in a career in the fitness industry. Since it helps them to plan, deliver and assess fitness sessions at exercising and workout programs and gyms, they are able to perform well to help the clients and earn their trust. What is more, it helps them to professionally improve and get hunted for better paying specialised opportunities and even take more advanced courses related to the subject.
|Building on Your Qualification||
The learners who successfully get certified at the Level 2 have the opportunity to progress to the Level 3 certificate as well. This qualification is more advanced and incorporates knowledge and skills related to expand to a better paying profession in the health and wellness industry. They will get insight into how to create a customer base from the scratch using marketing techniques and how to grow it. The level 3 qualification helps them to even conduct private classes and cater into different fitness requirements they have.
|Awarding Body Registration – NCFE Fitness Instructing and Personal Training|
|Module 1 - Supporting Clients [A/600/9051]|
|Unit 1.1 – Know How to Support Your Client||FREE|
|Unit 1.2 – Barriers and Motives for Exercise||FREE|
|Unit 1.3 – Supporting Clients Lecture Notes|
|Module 01 – Supporting Clients Assignment Brief|
|Module 2 - Health and Safety [T/600/9016]|
|Unit 2.1 – Understanding Emergency Procedures in a Fitness Environment||FREE|
|Unit 2.2 – Legal and Regulatory Requirements||FREE|
|Unit 2.3 – Health and Safety Lecture Notes|
|Module 2 – Health and Safety Assignment Brief|
|Module 3 - Principles of Exercise Fitness and Health [A/600/9017]|
|Unit 3.1 – Components of Fitness|
|Unit 3.2 – Factors Influencing Health and Fitness|
|Unit 3.3 – Exercise and the Skeletal System|
|Unit 3.4 – Cardiovascular Fitness|
|Unit 3.5 – Muscular Strength|
|Unit 3.6 – Flexibility|
|Unit 3.7 – Motor Skills|
|Unit 3.8 – Nutrition|
|Unit 3.9 – Principles of Exercise Fitness and Health Lecture Notes|
|Module 03 – Assignment Brief|
|Module 4 - Anatomy and Physiology [H/600/9013]|
|Unit 4.1 – Anatomy and Physiology For Exercise|
|Unit 4.2 – Muscles and Muscle Actions|
|Unit 4.3 – The Circulatory System|
|Unit 4.4 – The Respiratory System|
|Unit 4.5 – The Energy System|
|Unit 4.6 – The Nervous System|
|Unit 4.7 – The Endocrine system|
|Unit 4.8 – Anatomy and Physiology Lecture Notes|
|Module 4 – Anatomy and Physiology Assignment Brief|
|Module 5 - Planning Gym Based Exercise [F/600/9018]|
|Unit 5.1 – Programming or Planning Gym Based Exercise|
|Unit 5.2 – Planning Gym Based Exercise Lecture Notes|
|Module 5 – Planning Gym Based Exercise Assignment Brief|
|Module 6 - Instructing Gym Based Exercise [A/600/9020]|
|Unit 6.1 – Delivery of Gym Based Exercise|
|Unit 6.2 – Instructing Gym Based Exercise Lecture Notes|
|Module 6 – Instructing Gym Based Exercise Assignment Brief|
|Harvard Referencing Guide|
|Harvard Referencing Guide|
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|(A) Assignment Submission – NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing|