This qualification is designed to provide the knowledge and skills required to work as a Gym Instructor and Personal Trainer in a variety of settings.
The qualification aims to :
Focus on the role and scope of a Gym Instructor and Personal Trainer
Offer breadth and depth of study, incorporating a key core of knowledge
Provide opportunities to acquire a number of practical and technical skills
The objectives of the qualification are for the learners to:
Demonstrate the knowledge, understanding and practical skills needed to work as a Gym Instructor and Personal Trainer
Develop skills and knowledge in a range of areas relevant to their role, such as:
The principles of working in the gym environment, including customer service and how to maintain health, safety and welfare
Anatomy and physiology
How to conduct consultations and promote the health benefits of physical activity
How to communicate effectively and motivate clients to adhere to an exercise programme
How to plan and prepare a gym-based exercise programme
Nutrition to support a physical activity programme
Marketing and business planning
Personal training programming and delivering personal training sessions.
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Learners must be aged 16 or over.
This course will take approximately
Frequently asked questions
Does it matter where I live?
Students can live anywhere in Liverpool to enrol on this course.
Is there funding for this course? What about tuition fees?
What happens if i wish to leave the course early?
How can i find more information about this course?
Please feel free to contact the Alt Valley Communiversity on 0151 546 5514 and have your call directed to the education team, who will answer any questions you might have.