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Exercise and Physical Activity for Children



This qualification is aimed at the candidate who wants to pursue a career in the health and fitness industry as a fitness instructor in the context of exercise and physical activity for children.  The course information is for those who are already level 2 qualified in gym or exercise to music, however there is an option for those who are not level 2 qualified to still complete the course with some additional units, contact us for further information

 

The course will cover:

  • Anatomy and physiology specific to children
  • How to maintain health, safety and welfare in a variety of fitness environments including safeguarding children and vulnerable adults
  • How to programme safe and effective exercise for a range of clients
  • The health benefits of physical activity and the importance of healthy eating
  • How to communicate effectively and motivate clients
  • How to plan and deliver structured health related exercise and physical activity for apparently healthy children in the 5-15 age range

The course is assessed through written questions, course practical observations and a final submission of a video assessment.

  

This qualification is recognised as giving entry onto The Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs) at level 2 if completed with the additional units or for those already registered at level 2 is eligible for 20 REPs points.

 

       

 

COURSE DATES

 


Venue: PENICUIK, NEAR EDINBURGH
CF0217: 17th, 18th, 19th February 2017
CF0917: 15th, 16th, 17th September 2017


Venue: KIRKCALDY, FIFE
CF0617: 23rd, 24th, 25th June 2017


Venue: CITADEL LEISURE CENTRE, AYR
(CF0717) 17th, 18th, 19th July 2017


Price: £291.67 plus VAT (£350)
Comment: ILA Approved