YMCA Award in Group Exercise Instructing Water Based Excercise Level 2
Sport, Fitness and Leisure
Part Time Day
Discount available to Under 19s only. Dependent on course suitability
Other fees may include any of the following: registrations, exam fees or any course materials
17 February 2024
In a nutshell
The aim of these qualifications is to enable learners to professionally plan and instruct Group Water- based Exercise sessions that are safe and effective, within a leisure or health club environment.
This course is for...
... all who have a particular interest in providing aquatic exercise programs and if you want to increase your skills set within the fitness industry.
Learners will develop the knowledge, skills and behaviours to become a group exercise instructor, within context, meeting industry requirements set out within the CIMSPA Core group exercise professional standard. YMCA Level 2 Award in Group Exercise Instructing: Learners must achieve 2 mandatory units:
- Principles of planning and delivering group exercise
- Plan and deliver group Water-based exercise
You will expected to achieve a high level of attendance and punctuality as part of this qualification. You will also need to demonstrate full engagement with both the practical and theoretical elements of the course.
Learners must be aged 16 plus at the point of certification. Ideally learners should have some
experience of participating in exercise through personal practice as participation in group exercise
sessions will be mandatory.
Learners completing the YMCA Level 2 Award in Group Exercise Instructing (Group Water- based Exercise) must previously have completed a qualification endorsed against the CIMSPA Core Group Exercise Instructor, Gym Instructor or Strength and Conditioning Trainer professional standard.
Other group exercise courses include:
- circuit training
- exercise to music (freestyle)
- step exercise to music
- group indoor cycling
Other courses include:
- Level 3 Personal Trainer
After booking your course you have 14 days to change your mind and request a full refund. You can still request a refund after this date, but this will only be given if you meet the criteria from the college fee policy.
If your chosen course starts within 14 days of you booking your place, then the 14 day refund policy does not apply and any refund will be subject to the college fee policy.
All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.
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