Intro to Fitness, Health and Exercise

Glasgow Kelvin College


Springburn Campus


This one year, full-time course will equip you with the skills and underpinning knowledge to gain employment in the fitness industry and allow you to advance HNC/D Fitness, Health and Exercise, HNC/D Sports Coaching & Development or HNC/D Adventure Sports Coaching and Development.

This course contains practical elements, which includes fitness sessions, which you must be physically fit to undertake.

Course topics include:
Communication, Fitness, Leadership, Human Anatomy and Physiology; Information Technology; Nutrition, Health and Wellbeing; Teamwork, Residential Experience, First Aid

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 4 or equivalent. A passion for the exercise and health along with a good level of fitness is essential. All candidates will participate in a recruitment process.

Progression Routes

Relevant HND course or employment in the sport, health and leisure industry.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Sport, Fitness and Outdoor Education

SCQF Level