Adult Courses

Level 2 Certificate in Gym Instructing

Course Overview

  • Campuses

    Hackney Campus
  • Qualification

    Adult Courses
  • Subject

    Sport and Fitness
  • Schedule

    Monday & Wednesday 9.30-12.30 Tuesday 9.30-16.30 (Day)
  • Duration

    10 weeks
  • Course Target


Course Fees

*Many adults pay no or low fees, depending on their circumstances.

Entry requirements

A general interest in fitness and reasonable English and maths skills are advised.


Fitness instructors are the core staff of any gym or sports centre. Their role is to maintain a safe and effective exercise environment and to ensure that their clients’ training sets them on a path to achieving their health and exercise goals. This course will provide you with the work ready Level 2 Fitness Instruction programme, required to work as a fitness instructor in UK gyms.

In studying for the part time Level 2 Diploma in Fitness Instruction at Epping Forest Campus you will gain an employment-ready qualification which will allow you to work in any gym or fitness centre within the UK! You will study a range wide of core modules which are designed to prepare you for a successful career in the fitness industry. These include subjects such as circuit training and delivering gym based exercise, where you will develop your ability to work with clients to help them meet and exceed their exercise based goals; anatomy and physiology which will enhance your understanding of the human body and how it’s structures and organs function during activity; diet and nutrition for healthy living, in which you will learn how food choices can impact on exercise goals and the principles of customer service, where you will develop your ability to work with clients in a professional and supportive manner.

Further Information

On successful completion of the Level 2 you may choose to progress to the Level 3 in Personal Training, or go directly into employment.

  • Gym / fitness Instructor
  • Personal trainer
  • Exercise referral specialist
  • Sports massager
  • Circuit training

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