Fitness trainers and gym instructors do a vital job to impact the social and physical well-being of clients. If you love to exercise and aim to pursue it as a career, then NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Gym Instructing will furnish you with the right knowledge and credentials.
This Gym-based course is NCFE’s most popular certification to provide you a starting point for a successful Gym Instructor career. You will:
The qualification from Global Edulink (GEL) will facilitate learners to develop a combination of skills and knowledge to plan and deliver effective and safe Gym exercise programmes and methods to a range of clients.
Gareth Morris is a professional instructor with over 8 years of experience as a Fitness/Personal Instructor and Trainer, 5 years as a Sport Science Lecturer and 2 years as Nutritionist. He is qualified in the health and fitness field, with a PGdip in Performance Nutrition, BSc. Honours in Sport Performance, and MSc. Degree in Sport and Exercise Nutrition, and has worked as an Anti-Doping Advisor in the United Kingdom.
He’s currently employed as a Health Coach & Nutritionist and has 5 years of solid experience in this profession. With extensive expertise in the industry, Gareth Morris has a passion for health, fitness and nutrition, and wants to share his knowledge and skills to fully support his clients and help make a difference in their lifestyle.
In 2020, over 340,000 learners from over 2,000 colleges, schools, and training organisations chose NCFE as the Awarding Organisation to help them move their careers forward.
NCFE is a national awarding organisation passionate about designing and certificating diverse qualifications and awards for learners worldwide. Millions of learners benefit from NCFE’s globally accredited qualifications at all levels each year. Having an NCFE recognised qualification can also bring you significantly close to fulfilling your career goals and ambitions.
The NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Gym Instructing is assessed both internally and externally. That means you have to pass an internal assessment exam before externally qualifying for the NCFE certification.
Upon completion of this course, you will be awarded a globally recognised NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Gym Instructing to boost your portfolio.
According to exercise.com, there are 35+ careers for professionally certified and trained gym instructors and fitness trainers. While most NCFE Level 2 certified Gym Instructing professionals prefer working in gyms or fitness centres, there are many other career options in multiple settings across the world to benefit from their education.
For example, the following are a few facets of working for gyms and fitness centres:
|Awarding Body Registration|
|Module 1 - Anatomy and Physiology [T/617/4001]|
|Unit 1.1 – Anatomy and Physiology For Exercise||00:27:00|
|Unit 1.2 – Muscles and Muscle Actions||00:31:00|
|Unit 1.3 – The Circulatory System||00:06:00|
|Unit 1.4 – The Respiratory System||00:07:00|
|Unit 1.5 – The Energy System||00:08:00|
|Unit 1.6 – The Nervous System||00:04:00|
|Unit 1.7 – The Endocrine system||00:22:00|
|Unit 1.8 – Anatomy and Physiology Lecture Notes|
|Module 1 – Anatomy and Physiology Assignment Brief|
|Module 2 - Maximising the Customer Experience in a Gym Environment [A/617/4002]|
|Unit 2.1 – Know How to Support Your Client||00:17:00|
|Unit 2.2 – Barriers and Motives for Exercise||00:24:00|
|Unit 2.3 – Maximising the customer experience in a gym environment Lecture Notes|
|Module 2 – Maximising the customer experience in a gym environmenty Assignment Brief|
|Module 3 - Supporting Client Health and Well-Being [D/617/4008]|
|Unit 3.1 – Understanding Emergency Procedures in a Fitness Environment||00:25:00|
|Unit 3.2 – Legal and Regulatory Requirements||00:14:00|
|Unit 3.3 – Supporting client health and well-being Lecture Notes|
|Module 3 – Supporting client health and well-being Assignment Brief|
|Module 4 - Conducting Client Consultations and Gym Inductions [F/617/4003]|
|Unit 4.1 – Conducting Client Consultations and Gym Inductions|
|Module 4 – Conducting Client Consultations and Gym Inductions Assignment Brief|
|Module 5 - Planning and Reviewing Gym-based Exercise Programmes [R/617/4006]|
|Unit 5.1 – Components of Fitness||00:14:00|
|Unit 5.2 – Factors Influencing Health and Fitness||00:37:00|
|Unit 5.3 – Exercise and the Skeletal System||00:05:00|
|Unit 5.4 – Cardiovascular Fitness||00:18:00|
|Unit 5.5 – Muscular Strength||00:22:00|
|Unit 5.6 – Flexibility||00:12:00|
|Unit 5.7 – Motor Skills||00:10:00|
|Unit 5.8 – Nutrition||00:22:00|
|Unit 5.9 – Programming or Planning Gym Based Exercise||00:23:00|
|Unit 5.10 – Planning and reviewing gym-based exercise programmes Lecture Notes|
|Module 5 – Planning and reviewing gym-based exercise programmes Assignment Brief|
|Module 6 - Instructing Gym Based Exercise [Y/617/4007]|
|Unit 6.1 – Delivery of Gym Based Exercise||00:19:00|
|Unit 6.2 – Instructing Gym Based Exercise Lecture Notes|
|Module 6 – Instructing Gym Based Exercise Assignment Brief|
|Harvard Referencing Guide|
|Harvard Referencing Guide|
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|(A) Assignment Submission – NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Gym Instructing|