Our Level 2 Fitness Instructor course will provide you with the qualification you need to become a Level 2 fitness instructor, giving you the ability to seek employment in a gymnasium or fitness centre in the UK or internationally. Unlike other Level 2 gym instructor courses, our course is similar to a Level 3 personal trainer course which means if you choose to undertake the higher qualification after studying your Gym instructor Level 2 course you are well prepared.
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Our Level 2 Gym Instructor course is a fundamental foundation for which to build a successful career within the fitness industry. This course is nationally accredited and once qualified, you will become a Level 2 gym instructor, also known as a fitness instructor level 2 and can gain employment in a gymnasium or fitness centre in the UK or internationally.
Ideally suited for learners who have a genuine passion for wellness and want to build their future in fitness with a level of learning above industry standard, this underpinning knowledge is the pre-cursor to the Level 3 Personal Training qualification. You will be taught both online and in-person by tutors who have years of expertise within the industry.
This course operates as a stand-alone qualification, enabling you to work as a Gym and fitness facility-based instructor. However, as this is the basis of all our Level 3 and Level 4 qualifications, it is included in all of our higher-level courses. Unlike other Gym Instructor Level 2 Courses, our course is mapped to show a clear progression either to higher levels of learning or into a career.
Unlike other Level 2 courses to become a gym instructor, our course is more similar to a Level 3 Personal Trainer Course which means if or when you choose to undertake the higher qualification you are well prepared.
The Gym Instructor Level 2 course is worth 20 CIMSPA CPD points.
This newly updated (2020) Level 2 fitness instructing course qualification is fully accredited by the Chartered Institute of Management of Sport and Physical Activity (CIMSPA) and was one of the first to meet the CIMSPA Professional Standard for Gym Instructor.
This Gym Instructor Level 2 Course is the first step into the fitness industry for fitness instructors.
The learning on the Gym Instructor Level 2 course is developed and updated by our experts in their field to deliver you the most future-proofed and comprehensive training available.
You will learn all the essential knowledge and skills to enable you to confidently plan, instruct and evaluate successful one-to-one gym programmes as a qualified gym instructor.
This is the starting point for all fitness professionals, understanding the theory of anatomy and physiology and what happens to the body when we exercise.This course gives a fundamental understanding of exercise benefits, programme design and good working practice, including health and safety considerations. It is foundational knowledge for everyone embarking on a career in the fitness industry
This course prepares students to plan and instruct exercise sessions and basic programmes in a gym. Students will learn the principles of exercise prescription and how to teach clients to safely use a variety of equipment.
This module will provide you with the skills and knowledge they need to safely and effectively instruct clients in key functional movement patterns and training principles, with range of equipment found in health club and leisure centre facilities, as well as minimal equipment and bodyweight.
On this Level 2 Fitness Instructor Course, you will be taught through our blended learning format; gaining the essential knowledge to underpin your practical training at home and developing teaching skills in a tutor-led professional environment.
As well as workshops manuals, there is a high volume of resources available for learners across our e-learning, student zone and social media platforms to provide a varied learning experience.
Level 2 Gym Instructor Course or Level 2 Fitness Instructor Course is the very first step into the fitness industry and it allows you to start working and progress onto the Level 3 Personal Trainer Course or as a Gym Instructor.
We create and test courses with our industry connections specifically to provide you with the skills they're looking for. We are also partnered with industry leaders such as David Lloyd, GLL, and GM Active to give our students a head-start with their careers.
Completing this course will enable you to register as a "Sport and Physical Activity Practitioner" in the category of Gym Instructor/ Fitness Instructor.
We are committed to providing the wellness industry with the highest qualified fitness professionals possible. When you qualify with Future Fit, you will receive lifetime support from our specialists and advisors, as well as tools and resources through our Career Toolkit:
Once you train with Future Fit, you become part of the family where our aim is to help you succeed in as many ways as we can.
You will be qualified to start working as a Level 2 Fitness Instructor
Our genuine commitment to your career success is why we don’t offer “one size fits all” pricing options. To find out the price for this course, download our price guide or speak to our careers advisors on 01329 829444 who will go through the costs involved. Here are a few options when it comes to funding your course.
Pay the full ammount for your training in one whole lump sum, nice and simple.
Put down a deposit and then spread the cost of your training with 0% finance*
Put down a deposit and then pay the remaining balance in one lump sum at a later date.
Put down a deposit and then pay for the rest of your training in monthly payments.
To find a Gym Instructor Course near you, download the price guide and speak to one of our experience careers advisors.
Yes! Our Level 3 Personal Trainer Course and Level 4 Elite Personal Trainer Course qualifications are recognised by employers internationally and students can also work abroad with REPs and EREPs recognition.
ICREPs is a partnership between the various registration bodies which means qualifications gained in those countries are transferable and recognised: UK, Ireland, Europe, USA, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, UAE, Canada.
Yes. We provide guaranteed interviews through some of the top fitness companies once you qualify.
Many give guaranteed interviews for available positions as fitness instructors, studio-based instructors and personal trainers on completion.
Yes, our extensive Tutor Support team are on hand by phone, email and Facebook to answer any questions that you may have about your training to ensure you are always fully supported and on track.
You most likely won't need your own insurance if you are employed by a gym or fitness centre. however as insurance is faily low cost taking out your own insurance might be useful. For more information about what to get covered in your gym instructor insurance, be sure to download a copy of our How to Become a Fitness Instructor guide.
A gym instructor will spend a lot of their time circulating the gym, making sure that members are having a good experience. They will also usually be responsible for leading several exercise classes depending on their skill set and level of personal training qualification.
A typical day might involve