Focus Awards Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Exercise and Physical Activity for Children) (RQF)

Focus Awards Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Exercise and Physical Activity for Children) (RQF)

(QRN – 603/4163/4)

 

 

Qualification Overview

The Focus Awards Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Exercise and Physical Activity for Children) (RQF) is aimed at those learners who work or want to work in the Exercise and Fitness sector.

The qualification will enable learners to instruct exercise and physical activity for children, motivating, preparing, ending and reflecting on health related exercise/physical activity to children.  Learners will also develop an understanding needed when collecting and using relevant information when planning a safe and effective exercise/physical activity for children. 

 

 

Qualification Structure

In order to successfully achieve the Focus Awards Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Exercise and Physical Activity for Children) (RQF) learners must complete all the mandatory units.

 

 

Learner Entry Requirements

The qualification is open to anyone who is capable of reaching the required standards.

The qualification 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 at levels 3 and 2 respectively

 

 

Progression Routes

Learners wishing to progress from this qualification can undertake the following qualifications:

  • Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training
  • Level 3 NVQ diploma in Personal Training

 

 

Age Ranges

Entry is at the discretion of the centre; however learners should be at least 16 to undertake the qualification.

 

 

Geographical Coverage

This qualification is available in England and Northern Ireland.

 

 

Qualification Specification

To view the Qualification Specification please click here.

Unit Title Unit Ref Level GLH Credit
Mandatory
Anatomy and physiology for exercise H/600/9013 2 41 6
Health safety and welfare in a fitness environment T/600/9016 2 16 2
Principles of exercise, fitness and health A/600/9017 2 28 4
Know how to support clients who take part in exercise and physical activity M/600/9015 2 13 2
Planning health related exercise and physical activity for children A/600/9048 2 23 3
Instructing health related exercise and physical activity to children T/600/9050 2 36 6