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Sport and Exercise - Fitness Instructing

Borders College

Venues

Scottish Borders Campus

Content

This course is designed to provide an introduction to the fitness industry. It is built around a Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing, which is aligned to the national occupational standards and enables students to access the Register for Exercise Professional and work as a gym instructor.

Other elements of the course are taught alongside other sports course to develop a wider set of skills, including; communication, entrepreneurial, employability, exercise leadership. Candidates completing the entire course can progress onto an HND in Coaching and Developing Sport or work as a gym instructor.

Entry Requirements

2 subjects at National 5, English and Physical Education preferred. Interview.

You must have a proven interest in fitness.

Progression Routes

HNC Coaching and Developing Sport

Start Date

August

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

36 weeks

Department

Sports and Exercise

SCQF Level

6