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Overview

The aim of this qualification is to provide those learners who already possess a valid fitness instructor qualification with the additional knowledge; understanding and skills required to plan and instruct group circuit training sessions.

Course description

The content of this course reflects the competencies required to become a safe and effective group circuit training instructor. Assessment methods in the course will be a combination of coursework and practical examinations.

What areas will I study?

Knowledge and understanding relating to the qualification:

  • Methods of collecting participant information
  • Principles of screening participants prior to exercise including the use of the physical activity readiness questionnaire (PAR-Q)
  • How to use participant information to assist with the planning of safe and effective group circuit training sessions
  • How to use music to enhance group circuit training sessions

Skills relating to the qualification:

  • Assessment and screening of participants
  • Preparing self, equipment and environment for group circuit training sessions
  • Instructing group circuit training sessions
  • Evaluating own performance

Course options

Age range Start Fees Duration Further Information
16-18 January | 2019/20 - Short (<24 Weeks) Any course under level 4 for 16-18 year olds is likely to be free.
19-23 January | 2019/20 £TBC Short (<24 Weeks) In many cases courses fees are reduced or even free, please note this depends on your circumstances, for example if you claim JSA, you may be eligible for your fees to be reduced. Please speak to a member of staff for more details.
24+ January | 2019/20 Please contact the college for fee information Short (<24 Weeks) In many cases courses fees are reduced or even free, please note this depends on your circumstances, for example if you claim JSA, you may be eligible for your fees to be reduced. Please speak to a member of staff for more details.
Age range Start Fees Duration Further Information
16-18 January | 2020/21 - Short (<24 Weeks) Any course under level 4 for 16-18 year olds is likely to be free.
19-23 January | 2020/21 £TBC Short (<24 Weeks) In many cases courses fees are reduced or even free, please note this depends on your circumstances, for example if you claim JSA, you may be eligible for your fees to be reduced. Please speak to a member of staff for more details.
24+ January | 2020/21 Please contact the college for fee information Short (<24 Weeks) In many cases courses fees are reduced or even free, please note this depends on your circumstances, for example if you claim JSA, you may be eligible for your fees to be reduced. Please speak to a member of staff for more details.
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