This course is most suited to those with an interest in the fields of fitness, health and exercise. The new framework has been developed to include industry recognition in the form of the endorsement by the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPS).
Exercise Physiology and Anatomy; Exercise Principles and Programming; Plan, Teach and Evaluate a Gym-based Exercise Session; Flexibility Training; Strength and Conditioning.
Applied Exercise Prescription; Applied Nutrition; Core Strength and Posture; Current Exercise Trends; Metabolic Considerations.
2 Highers including English; or NQ Health, Fitness and Sport Performance; or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Entry subject to interview.
Degree courses in related areas; employment in sports clubs, private and public sports facilities, local authorities and government health and sport initiatives
Sport and Fitness