Certificate in Teaching Group Exercise to Music – Freestyle (YMCA Awards)

Certificate in Teaching Group Exercise to Music – Freestyle (YMCA Awards)

Level: Level 2
Course price: 660.00

2020 Dates:

13th/14th & 27th/28th June 2020
17th/18th & 24th/25th October 2020

Course runs on weekends from 9:30am – 5:30pm.

Course overview:

You will learn the practical skills to plan and teach a safe and effective group exercise class to music. This will include aerobics and body conditioning based classes.

A successful Aerobics Instructor needs to be multi-talented, have excellent communication skills and be able to teach a wide range of exercise classes. Life as an aerobics instructor is rewarding, and allows you to have fun, be creative and work in an exciting environment that suits you!

For many people, exercise in a group situation is the best way to keep fit and healthy. Running the class is more fun than attending one. You can work as a freelance instructor or in a Health Club or Leisure Centre. Becoming an Aerobics instructor is usually a stepping-stone to other careers in the health and fitness industry. You can add other modules such as Aqua, Step, Gym, Health Related Exercise for Children and Level 3 Exercise to Music and many other courses.

You must be 16 years or older. You do not need any previous experience to be a Group Exercise Instructor, just enthusiasm and a willingness to learn.

What you will learn:

    • Anatomy and physiology for Exercise and Fitness Instructors
    • How to Provide a Positive Customer Experience in the Exercise Environment
    • Lifestyle and health Awareness Management
    • Principles of Planning and Delivering Group Exercise to Music (Freestyle)
    • How to Plan and Deliver Group Exercise to Music (Freestyle)


      • An Invigilated multiply choice theory paper (Anatomy and Physiology for Exercise and Fitness Instructors
      • Online worksheets
      • Summative practical assessment

What to do now:

      • Complete an online application form, making your deposit or full payment
      • You will be assigned a tutor with regular contact via email or telephone
      • Your training resources will be sent to you in the post
      • You will attend your training days and then prepare for a practical assessment day also returning for your multiple choice theory paper assessments,

What you will achieve:

      • YMCA Awards Level 2 Certificate in Teaching Group Exercise to Music (Freestyle)
      • Level 2 entry onto the REPs register (Register of Exercise Professionals)
      • 20 REPs points

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June 13, 2020 to June 28, 2020
October 17, 2020 to October 25, 2020
Full payment£660.00
Deposit (Balance £495.00)£165.00