Short Courses

Short Courses

Looking to become a Fitness Instructor, Personal Trainer or Fitness Studio Instructor? Look no further than Calderdale College. Enrol on to one of our brand new Health & Fitness courses today! Calderdale College in partnership with other leading fitness professionals now offer recognised Health & Fitness qualifications We offer flexible training at a low cost. Career advice and guidance available from our experienced industry professionals

Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instruction (QCF)

This qualification provides the knowledge and skills to enable learners to plan, deliver and evaluate safe and effective gym or studio sessions. This qualification will provide entry onto the Register of Exercise Professionals at Level 2 and can be achieved in the context of gym or exercise to music.

Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training (QCF)

This qualification gives learners the knowledge and skills to work with individual and groups of client in a personal training setting. Successful achievement of the qualification will allow the learner to gain employment within an organisational setting, or alternatively in a self-employed environment.

It also provides access onto The Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs) at level 3.

Course: Level 2 Certificate in Gym Instructing

Next course start date: 24th July 2017  

Cost: £650

         Unemployed?  You may be eligible for a FREE course

Qualifications needed: This qualification is open to all

Some experience of gym-based exercises, including free weights, or experience of studio-based exercise classes is highly recommended

How to apply: Please register your interest by emailing admissions@calderdale.ac.uk or call 01422 399316. You will be invited to attend a pre-start interview

Optional Course

Course: Level 2 Certificate in Exercise to Music

Course start date: TBC

This qualification is open to learners that have completed the Level 2 Certificate in Gym Instructing.

Some experience of studio-based exercise classes is highly recommended

Course: Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training

Next course start date: 10th July 2017  

Qualifications needed: A suitable Level 2 qualification in Gym Instructing

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) and application of number involved, and learners should have basic skills in communication and application of number pitched at levels 3 and 2 respectively.

How to apply: Please register your interest by emailing admissions@calderdale.ac.uk or call 01422 399316

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