Level Three Advanced Apprenticeship in Exercise and Fitness

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This apprenticeship aims to develop the skills and knowledge of people working in a variety of roles in the leisure industry, such as gym instructors, personal trainers and similar positions.

What will I study?

  • Advanced knowledge of exercise and fitness subjects
  • Principles of progressive training and professionalism
  • How to plan a progressive programme which meets the goals and needs of an individual
  • How to perform and analyse fitness related tests
  • How to provide basic and appropriate nutritional advice

How will I be assessed?

The course is assessed through observation, underpinning knowledge questions and the development of a portfolio of evidence to demonstrate competence.

Entry requirements

Many apprenticeships do not have formal entry requirements other than you must be working in an appropriate job. Call us for details of the entry requirements of the apprenticeship you're interested in. East Riding College does advertise some apprenticeships with a job attached on behalf of employers. Go to www.eastridingcollege.ac.uk/apprenticeships for details.

What next?

Higher Education courses such as a Foundation Degree in Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences or employment.

Additional information

Job roles may include Personal trainer, exercise instructor, fitness gym instructor, studio coordinator

For start dates and fees, consult the relevant course guides below or you can request a prospectus by post.

Full Time 2018 Higher Education 2018 Autumn Part-time course guide Apprenticeship Guide