Level 2 Certificate in Group Training
This qualification gives you the knowledge and skills to be able to teach a variety of group training studio based classes. You will learn the practical skills to plan and teach a safe and effective group exercise class to music. This will include aerobics, high intensity interval training, body conditioning or circuit training and relaxation and recovery.
For many people, exercising in a group situation is the best way to keep fit and healthy. Running the class is just as much fun as attending one. You can work as a freelance instructor in the community and a Health Club or Leisure Centre. Becoming a group training instructor is usually a stepping stone to other careers in the health and fitness industry. You can add other qualifications such as Aqua, Gym instructor, Pre/Post Natal instructor and much more.
You must be 16 years or older. You do not need any previous experience to be a Group Exercise Instructor, just enthusiasm and a willingness to learn.
You will learn the practical skills to plan and teach a safe and effective group exercise class to music. This will include aerobics, high intensity interval training, body conditioning or circuit training and relaxation and recovery.
A successful group exercise Instructor needs to have excellent communication skills, love people and have a passion for fitness and encouraging others that just shines. Life as a group exercise instructor is rewarding, and allows you to have fun, be creative and work in an exciting environment that suits you.
What you will learn:
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. During the qualification learners will cover:
- Anatomy, physiology and nutrition, and how they relate to exercise and fitness
- 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
- Professionalism for group training
- Personal and professional development
- Delivering exceptional customer service
The course is blended learning. There are 2 weekends of attendance and home learning. Tutor support is available throughout. The course is held at Nuffield Leatherhead or if government guidelines do not allow face to face learning it will be online.
Before buying this course, please ensure you have read and understood the cancellation and refund policies of this Training Provider detailed below.
Training Provider: YBFIT Training
Learning Time: Guided learning hours: 40
Location: Blended learning / Online
Information on YBFIT Training: YBFIT Training Ltd is Surrey’s leading fitness training provider. We are Approved Training Providers offering first class courses and qualifications for the Health and Fitness Industry. Our Tutors and Assessors are qualified and skilled and love their work. YBFIT Training exists to help fitness enthusiasts of all ages and backgrounds achieve their dream of a career in the fitness industry by providing accredited and respected industry qualifications in a flexible and structured way that suits both lifestyle and budgetary requirements. We strive to build a good relationship with all those who train with YBFIT Training so that they want to come back. We provide flexible learning to fit in with you and your life, we have time for you as we want you to achieve your goals.