Tutor and Assessor Training (Active IQ)

This combined course is for people aiming to become course tutors and assessors, and pursue a career in the Active Leisure Sector and/or the Further Education Sector

YBFIT Director Claire Baker Teaching PTs as part of Their Tutor and Assessor Training for Their Fitness Industry Qualifications

Course overview

This is a blended learning course, which means you will have days with your tutor and peers, there is also an element of home study, preparation and revision along with tutor and centre support. Practice and session planning is required to be carried out in your own time in between the training days and leading up to assessment.

This qualification is for individuals who would like to become course tutors and assessors, pursuing a career in the Active Leisure Sector and/or the Further Education (FE, post 16 sector).

It is also suitable for programme managers, studio coordinators, experienced fitness instructors and anyone who would like to help raise the standards in the fitness industry.


This course is delivered online via Zoom in real time with your tutor.

Zoom login details will be sent in an email with your pre course letter approximately 1-2 weeks prior to the course start date.

Entry requirements

Candidates will need to have industry experience and hold a nationally recognised qualification in the subject area that they wish to teach, aged 18 or over.

What you will learn

Level 3 Award in Education and Training

  • How to design, deliver, assess and evaluate a structured programme of learning
  • How to plan, teach and evaluate effective learning sessions
  • The principles of education, training and assessment
  • How to use a variety of teaching methods and learning resources to accommodate different learning needs and learning styles

Level 3 Award in Assessing Vocational Achievement

  • How to plan, prepare and conduct an assessment for vocational qualifications
  • Complete assessment paperwork
  • The stages of the assessment process
  • Assessment skills, strategies and methods
  • How to make valid, reliable assessment decisions and meet national requirements
  • The quality assurance procedures and practices


  • Assignments
  • Portfolio of evidence
  • Micro-Teach, you will need to teach a session of your choice on the last day of the tutor course
  • Evaluation and reflective learning
  • Observation of candidate assessment
  • worksheet or professional discussion

What to do now

  • Contact us for Tutor/Assessors dates
  • If available, click on the course dates above and complete an online application form, making your deposit or full payment
  • You will attend your training days and complete your assignments

What you will achieve

  • Active IQ Level 3 Award in Education and Training
  • Active IQ Level 3 Award in Assessing Vocationally Related Achievement
  • 20 REPs points


£ 975

We are selling these courses as a package as well as selling them individually. The package price is discounted as they are booked together, so no other discounts will apply.

You can choose to pay the full price upfront, or a deposit followed by the balance before the course starts.

The price includes

  • Registration with the awarding body, Certificate, Course manual and Learner Assessment Portfolio, Initial assessment, training days with tutor as stated.
  • Support from the centre and tutor on course and via email, WhatsApp group and / or Zoom from the start right through to assessment and beyond.
  • A login to our website to access all course materials including handouts, PowerPoints and any additional resources to accommodate your learning.

Upcoming dates

For future dates please contact us, or scroll down and add your name to our waiting list and we'll let you know as soon as a new course is planned.

Registration will be available here when the next course is scheduled

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Tutor and Assessor Training (Active IQ)