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Fitness Health and Exercise

Argyll College UHI

Venues

Oban Centre, Lochgilphead Centre and CERC, Dunoon Centre, Rothesay Centre, Helensburgh Centre

Content

If you have a passion for health and fitness and would like to teach others the benefits of a healthy lifestyle, the HNC Fitness, Health and Exercise will give you the appropriate skills and training to work in a range of roles within the health and fitness industry.

You will study principles and programming; fitness testing and assessment; first aid; sports injury; leadership and personal effectiveness; anatomy and exercise physiology; and nutrition, diet and weight control.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers at C or above, or relevant national qualification at SCQF Level 6. You may be required to attend for interview.

You will require a satisfactory criminal record check from Disclosure Scotland to show that you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details on the type you would need.

Progression Routes

On completion of your course you might want to consider employment as instructor, exercise teacher, fitness adviser or gym supervisor in a leisure centre, gym, or health club.

Start Date

September

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

2 years

Department

Health and Wellbeing

SCQF Level

7