Fitness Health and Exercise

Argyll College UHI


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


The HND will focus specifically on increasing your knowledge of the interdisciplinary nature of fitness
and health, and will allow you to develop an understanding of the need to involve participants fully
in their own fitness and health development.

On completion of the HND you will be eligible to apply to enter the Register of Exercise Professionals (REP) at Level 3.

Entry Requirements

HNC Fitness, Health and Exercise.

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




Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

2 years


Sport, Fitness and Maritime

SCQF Level