Level 2
Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Children)

Price: £225.00
Number of Sessions: 2 sessions


This qualification aims to train learners to a professionally competent level, enabling them to plan and deliver safe and effective group and individual physical exercise sessions for children aged 5 to 11 and 11 – 15 (the types of activity and delivery methods for these age groups are distinctly different).

Entry Requirements

There are no specific pre-requisite qualifications, but there is an element of communication (discussing, presenting, reading and writing) involved and learners should have basic skills in communication pitched at level 2

However, the timetabled days (2 days) is for individuals who already hold a Level 2 Fitness Instructor qualification in Gym or ETM. Individuals who do not hold either of these qualifications will need more time. Additional time and costs will be negotiated on an individual basis.

Qualification Structure

This qualification comprises of 6 mandatory units (23 credits). For detailed information on the qualification structure download the Qualification Guidance. For details on the exercise to music pathway please follow the below link https://www.activeiq.co.uk/qualifications/level-2/certificate-in-fitness-instructing-etm/ For details on the aqua pathway please follow the below link https://www.activeiq.co.uk/qualifications/level-2/certificate-in-fitness-instructing-aqua/ For details on the gym pathway please follow the below link https://www.activeiq.co.uk/qualifications/level-2/certificate-in-fitness-instructing-gym/


Coursework, Multiple Choice Examination, Portfolio of Evidence, Practical Demonstration/Assignment

Career Progression

This qualification provides progression to Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Instructing Exercise and Fitness, for learners who wish to develop and demonstrate occupational competence in instructing physical activity and exercise to children.
Learners may also broaden their knowledge and skills by progressing to Level 2 qualifications in instructing Circuits, Exercise to Music, Step and Aqua.

Course Dates

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