Level 2
Award in Leading Physical Activity for Adolescents

Price: £250.00
Number of Sessions: 2 sessions

About the course

The purpose of this qualification is to provide learners with the knowledge and skills needed to be able to programme safe and effective physical activities for adolescents, taking into account the physiological changes associated with their development and an understanding of the psychological and social issues faced by adolescents. Learners will cover:

    • The specific anatomy, physiology and nutritional needs of adolescents and how they relate to physical activities, exercise and fitness.
    • How to adapt physical activities and exercises for adolescents.
    • How to plan, deliver and supervise safe and effective physical activity sessions to adolescents.
    • The legal and professional requirements for working with adolescents.

You will be...

Good with young people
A good communicator if ideas
Able to bring order from chaos (sometimes)
A background of working with young people is beneficial but not essential

What you will learn

This qualification comprises of two mandatory units.

  • Physical activity, health and development considerations for adolescents
  • Programming safe and effective physical activity for adolescents

Entry Requirements

Learners must hold a Level 2 in one of the following:

• Certificate in Fitness Instructing,

• Certificate in Leading Health Related Activity Sessions; coaching qualification or equivalent.

  • Learners will only be able to deliver sessions within their area of expertise.


  • Worksheet
  • Assignment

Career Progression

This qualification provides progression on to:

  • Further specialist qualifications at Level 2 and 3, for example:
    • Active IQ Level 2 Award in Mental Health Awareness.
    • Active IQ Level 2 Award in Safeguarding and Protecting Children and Vulnerable Adults.
  • Apprenticeships within the active leisure sector.

Course Dates

Sorry there are currently no dates available for this course.

Please get in touch if you are interested in this course.