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Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instruction
Course Overview

The Level 2 Fitness Instructor Course is perfect for you if you are looking to kick start your career in the health and fitness industry. The course is the nationally accredited minimum qualification that you need to gain employment as a fitness instructor in a gym environment. The Level 2 Fitness Instructor course will give you the skills and confidence to safely plan and instruct exercise sessions within a gym environment using a combination of cardiovascular equipment, resistance machines, free weights and body weight exercises.

Why choose Storm Fitness?

At Storm Fitness we deliver our qualifications mostly on a one-to-one basis, ensuring you get all the support you need as well as a learning style that is suited to you. Thanks to this and our high quality instruction, our students achieve an exceptional 98% first-time pass rate in their practical assessments and 90% first-time pass rate in theory tests. As a team of health and fitness professionals we not only have years of knowledge and experience but we are still active in the industry. This gives us the practical expertise to help you learn and succeed.
Southwick Leisure Centre, Brighton

The Level 2 Fitness Instructor course is delivered on a one to one basis with a tutor, which gives you the opportunity to begin studying immediately and the flexibility to study around your work and family commitments. Once you have registered, you are assigned your own personal tutor who guides you through your qualifications, assessing you throughout the courses whilst giving you support via email, telephone and face to face tutorials. All your tutorials and practical assessments can be booked in Monday to Saturday 8am to 4pm. The course takes approximately 6-8 weeks to complete but can be fast tracked if needed.

The qualification is broken down into 6 units:
Unit 1 – Anatomy and Physiology for Exercise
Unit 2 – Know How to Support Clients who Take Part in Exercise and Physical Activity Unit 3 – Health, Safety and Welfare in a Fitness Environment
Unit 4 – Principles of Fitness, Exercise and Health
Unit 5 – Planning Gym-Based Exercise
Unit 6 – Instructing Gym-Based Exercise 

Successful completion of these units will also allow you entry onto our Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training.

The Level 2 Fitness Instructor course is assessed using a range of different assessment methods:
  • 2 x Multiple Choice Exams
  • 3 x Worksheets
  • Practical Assessment in the Gym at Southwick Leisure Centre
  • A Practical Assessment Self Evaluation Form

You must also produce a portfolio of evidence that includes client screening forms and a prescribed exercise programme that you will have written for your client.

The Level 2 Fitness Instructor course requires some physical exertion and individual participation is essential, therefore some degree of physical fitness is necessary. There is an element of communication (discussing, presenting, reading and writing) involved, and candidates should have basic skills in communication. There is also an element of learning online involving the use of a PC and the Internet; therefore you should have a reasonably good understanding of Information, and Communication Technology.

You can pay for this course via the following payment methods:

  • Debit card
  • Credit card
  • Cash
  • Cheque
  • BACS transfer
  • Interest FREE direct debit payment plan

Give us a call today: 01273 613014

As the Level 2 Fitness Instructor course is run on a one to one basis you can start immediately.

Just contact us now via any of the following methods:

  • Call 01273 613014
  • Submit one of our website enquiry forms
  • Request a call back using the button on the right hand side of our menu
  • Email info@stormfitnessacademy.co.uk

The Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instruction is a well-regarded qualification that is popular with employers and businesses. It is the minimum qualification that allows you to take on work as a fitness instructor in a gym. If you wish to peruse your career further, our Level 3 Diploma in Fitness Instruction & Personal Training allows you to explore a more diverse and challenging career path.

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