Course Information


Active IQ Level 2 Certificate in Group Training

Active iQ
Sessions

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Part-Time
Campus: Dungannon
Week Starting: 24 January 2022
Day: Monday|Wednesday
Time: 17:00–22:00
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 3
Hours per Week: 10
Total Hours: 30
Fee: 125
Reduced Fee: £103.00
Places Available: 12
Course Coordinator: Wayne.Lyons@swc.ac.uk

Part-Time
Campus: Omagh
Week Starting: 24 January 2022
Day: Monday|Tuesday
Time: 17:00–22:00
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 3
Hours per Week: 10
Total Hours: 30
Fee: 125
Reduced Fee: £103.00
Places Available: 12
Course Coordinator: Brendan.McDevitt@swc.ac.uk

Part-Time
Campus: Enniskillen
Week Starting: 25 January 2022
Day: Tuesday|Thursday
Time: 17:00–22:00
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 3
Hours per Week: 10
Total Hours: 30
Fee: 125
Reduced Fee: £103.00
Places Available: 12
Course Coordinator: donna.meade@swc.ac.uk

Description

The aim of this qualification is The aim of this qualification is to provide learners with the knowledge and skills needed to be able to plan, deliver and supervise safe and effective group training sessions. Skills Focus funding available towards course fees for eligible employers to up skill staff or for self-employed students. Please ask for further details.

Additional Information

Learners will cover:

  • Anatomy, physiology and nutrition, and how they relate to exercise and fitness.
  • ,li> Health and safety in the group training environment.
  • The skills to support exercise adherence and a healthy lifestyle.
  • The skills to plan, instruct and supervise safe and effective group training sessions. >/li>
  • Professionalism for group training.
  • Personal and professional development.
  • Delivering exceptional customer service.
  • Core Modules

    Delivery and assessment are completed over 4 weeks.

  • Session plans
  • Summative observation
  • Self-evaluation
  • Theory Exam
  • Assessment Method

    Delivery and assessment are completed over 4 weeks.

  • Session plans
  • Summative observation
  • Self-evaluation
  • Theory Exam
  • Progression Opportunities

    On completion of this qualification candidates may progress into employment or to the following qualifications:

  • Other related Level 2 and/or Level 3 qualifications, for example:
  • Active IQ Level 2 Certificate in Gym Instructing.
  • Active IQ Level 2 Award in Instructing Kettlebells.
  • Active IQ Level 2 Award in Instructing Suspended Movement Training.
  • Active IQ Level 3 Diploma in Instructing Pilates Matwork
  • Entry Requirements

  • Some experience of group training classes is highly recommended.
  • The course requires physical exertion, and individual participation is essential; therefore, a degree of physical fitness is necessary.
  • There is an element of communication (discussing, presenting, reading and writing) involved, and learners should have basic skills in communication pitched at Level 2.