Award in Instructing Outdoor Fitness (YMCA Awards)

Award in Instructing Outdoor Fitness (YMCA Awards)

Level: Level 3
Course price: 250.00

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Course overview:

This course will give you the knowledge and the skills you need to design exercise programmes which have been adapted for effective workouts outside of the gym, in the home, the park and setting up boot camp training. This course is part of the Personal Training Qualification but can be taken as a standalone course; however bootcamp and outdoor training experience is desirable and some pre-course reading is required.

Entry requirements:

  • You must have a Level 2 qualification in Fitness Instructing (or equivalent)

What you will learn:

  • To adapt exercises outside and in different training environments
  • Plan safe and effective exercises in limited spaces and use portable equipment
  • The benefits of walking and different levels of walking
  • Safety considerations


  • Design an exercise session in an environment outside of the gym
  • Teach the exercise session to a client using portable equipment and walking

What to do now:

  • Complete an online application form, making full payment
  • You will be assigned a tutor with contact via email or telephone
  • Your training resources will be sent to you in the post
  • You will attend your chosen training day
  • Some pre-course home study is required

What you will achieve:

  • YMCA Awards Level 3 Award in Instructing Outdoor Fitness
  • CPD Points and Certificate

What next?

  • Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training
  • Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage
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Full payment£250.00
Deposit (Balance £125.00)£125.00

Should face-to-face training be delayed due to government guidelines then our training courses where possible will be taken online via Zoom or on a similar platform. Please see our Coronavirus Policy (on page 11 of our Terms and Conditions) for full details.