Active IQ Level 2 Award in Leading Physical Activity for Adolescents

Course code: QCF415
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Kick-start your career as a fitness instructor, from home!

  • Learn the specific anatomy, physiology and nutritional needs of adolescents and how they relate to physical activities, exercise and fitness.
  • Learn how to adapt physical activities and exercises for adolescents.
  • Learn how to plan, deliver and supervise safe and effective physical activity sessions to adolescents.
  • The legal and professional requirements for working with adolescents.
  • 16 CPD points for your REPs membership.
This course is only available as a study pack.
Course overview

This Level 2 course is ideal for students who aspire to become a fitness instructor, want to achieve a nationally recognised qualification in fitness instruction for adolescents and go onto further vocational training and placement opportunities.

Course Duration

Up to 1 year.

Study Hours

Approximately 32 hours.

Course Outcome

Active IQ Level 2 Award in Leading Physical Activity for Adolescents.

Entry Requirements

Learners must hold a level 2 in either: Certificate in Fitness Instructing or Certificate in Leading Health Related Activity Sessions; coaching qualification or equivalent. Students must be 16 years or over.

Assessment

Tutor-marked assignments. No external examination is required.

Course content

Extra info

Assessment

This course is assessed by a series of assignments which are submitted to your tutor for marking. No external examination is required, so you can complete all assessed work from home.

Course Duration

This course will take approximately 32 hours to complete. Students will have a full year to complete the course, which is a lot more time than you will need. This allows you to work at your own pace, without the pressure of tight deadlines.

Study Method

You will study this course by distance learning, which will enable you to learn when and where you want. You can study from home or at work; it is completely up to you. All your materials will be posted to you, so receiving your materials is hassle-free. You will also receive our tutor support by email, so help is only a click away!

Course Outcome

At the end of this course successful learners will receive an Active IQ Level 2 Award in Leading Physical Activity for Adolescents. This means that you will achieve a Level 2 qualification on The Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Awarding Body

Active IQ are one of the UK’s leading awarding organisations for the active leisure, learning and wellbeing sector and are recognised and regulated by Ofqual, Qualifications Wales and CCEA. They design qualifications that support clearly defined career pathways for the active leisure sector.
Your qualification is accredited by Active IQ, one of the UK’s leading Ofqual approved awarding bodies in the health, fitness and active leisure sector. In addition, you will gain 16 CPD points for your REPs membership.
REPs (The Register of Exercise Professionals) is the largest public independent register which provides regulation for instructors and trainers to ensure that they meet National Occupational Standards agreed by the health and fitness industry. Membership with REPs is valued and respected, enhancing employability, and is recognised in Europe, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.
Open Study College is endorsed by PD: Approval and our qualifications are recognised by REPs.

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