Courses > Fitness

Poultec offers training to learners with an interest in a career in the fitness sector. Our training programmes courses have been designed to attract new and develop existing employees in fitness related trades and professions.

Our fitness qualifications are delivered at your premises by our experienced tutors. Training is tailored specifically to your business needs by selecting units in consultation with the employer, learner and Poultec.

Courses > Fitness

Description – This Apprenticeship is aimed at learners who are interested in working within the Fitness industry. The learner will be able to learn and develop skills required for a successful career progression.

Content – This qualification includes the following framework:

  • Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Instructing Exercise and Fitness,
  • Level 1 Functional Skills Maths & English

Benefits – The Apprentice will develop an increased knowledge and understanding needed in a work-based setting, for example:

  • Planning and preparing gym-based exercise
  • Instructing and supervising gym-based exercise
  • Planning and preparing group exercises to music
  • Instructing group exercises to music

Duration –  12 – 18 months

Progression –  Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship

Description – This Apprenticeship is aimed at learners who are interested in working within the Fitness industry, and who have already completed the Intermediate Apprenticeship.

Content – The qualification includes the following framework:

  • Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Personal Training
  • Level 2 Functional Skills Maths & English

Benefits – The successful Apprentice will develop increased knowledge of these specific units:

  • Principles of exercise fitness and health
  • Anatomy and physiology for exercise and health
  • Deliver exercise and physical activity as part of a personal training programme
  • Design, manage and adapt a personal training programme with clients

Duration – 18 – 24 months

Progression – Professional Personal Trainer / Sports Massage Therapist

Description – This Diploma is aimed at learners who are looking for a career as a Fitness Instructor.

Content – This qualification covers the following framework:

  • Planning and preparing gym-based exercise
  • Instructing and supervising gym-based exercise
  • Planning and preparing group exercises to music
  • Instructing group exercise to music

Benefits – This Apprenticeship is designed so that students can gain the knowledge and competence needed in a work-based setting.

Duration – 12 – 18 months

Progression – Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship; Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Personal Training.

Description – This qualification is aimed at students who are already working within the fitness industry and want to progress into a successful career within it.

Content – Throughout the Apprenticeship, the learner will have the opportunity to pick certain units best suited to them, these include:

  • Principles of exercise fitness and health
  • Anatomy and physiology for exercise and health
  • Delivering exercise and physical activity as part of a personal training programme
  • Design, manage and adapt a personal training programme with clients.

Benefits – The learner can develop their skills and demonstrate competence while working with individuals and groups of clients in a work-based setting.

Duration – 18 – 24 months

Progression – Professional Personal Trainer / Fitness Instructor