Fitness, Health and Exercise (2nd year entry)

Glasgow Clyde College


Cardonald Campus


This course is suitable if you already have HNC Fitness, Health and Exercise and would like to complete the HND award leading to the REPS recognised personal training award. It aims to top up your existing credits to 30 to gain the award and possible entry to various university courses, including teaching, and employment.


Planning and instructing activities for all client groups; Preparing to start a business; Metabolic considerations for personal trainers; Plan and deliver personal training sessions; Current exercise trends; Applied nutrition; Applied fitness testing for special populations; Applied exercise prescription for special populations; Managing events; Research (graded unit 2).

Entry Requirements

HNC Fitness, Health and Exercise. Entry subject to interview and written test.

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

3rd year entry to BSc Hons Science or BSc Hons Sports Development at University of the West of Scotland.

Employment in the Sports and Fitness Industry.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Sport and Fitness

SCQF Level