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Active IQ level 3 certificate in personal training

The Peak
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What the qualification covers
• Know how to support clients who take part in exercise and physical activity
• Health, safety and welfare in a fitness environment
• Principles of exercise, fitness and health
• Anatomy and physiology for exercise and health
• Applying the principles of nutrition to a physical activity programme
• Programming personal training with clients
• Delivering personal training sessions

Entry requirements
• 16 years +
• A suitable Level 2 qualification in Gym Instructing
• The course requires physical exertion and individual participation is essential, therefore a degree of physical fitness is necessary
• There is an element of communication (discussing, presenting, reading and writing) and application of number involved, and learners should have basic skills in communication and application of number pitched at levels 3 and 2 respectively

Target learners
• Gym instructors wishing to pursue a career in the health and fitness sector as personal trainers
• Individuals, who already hold a gym instructor qualification, wishing to become self-employed running their own personal training business

• To develop learners with existing knowledge and skills in gym instruction who would like to develop their skills and knowledge to pursue a career in personal training

Career progression
• Learners may progress onto qualifications in related sectors, such as Nutrition, Exercise Referral, Massage, Tutor and Assessor.
• Other related qualifications

Course dates
Saturday 2 June
Sunday 3 June
Saturday 23 June
Sunday 24 June - Theory Exam

Attend 1 assessment day
Saturday 21 July
Sunday 22 July

Course details
• 4 day course with Tutor 9.00am – 5.00pm
• Plus 1 assessment day
• The Peak and Forthbank, Stirling Sports Village

• Coursework/Project
• Multiple Choice Examination
• Portfolio of Evidence
• Practical Demonstration/Assignment/Assessment

Early booking offer £899
Book by Friday 13 April and save £100
(pay only 50% of £899 (£449.50) and the remaining balance of £449.50 by Sunday 24 June)
Normally £999
(50% deposit at the time of booking and remaining balance due by Sunday 24 June.).

Bookings close Saturday 5 May
To book call 01786 273555 or email healthfitnesstraining@activestirling.org.uk