Focus Awards Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Water-Based Exercise) (RQF)

Focus Awards Level 2 Certificate in Instructing Fitness (Water-Based Exercise) (RQF)

(QRN – 603/4180/4)   

 

Qualification Overview

The Focus Awards Level 2 Certificate in Instructing Fitness (Water-Based Exercise) (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 water-based exercise.

The Focus Awards Level 2 Certificate in Instructing Fitness (Water-Based Exercise) (RQF) will provide learners with the knowledge and understanding of how to use music to enhance water-based exercise as well as instructing and ending a water-based exercise session. 

 

 

Qualification Structure

To successfully achieve the Focus Awards Level 2 Certificate in Instructing Fitness (Water-Based Exercise) (RQF) learners must complete all the mandatory units totalling 25 credits.

 

 

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, so learners should have basic skills in communication and numeracy 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 years of age 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 water-based exercise L/600/9023 2 26 5
Instructing water-based exercise R/600/9024 2 38 6