Course overview

Circuit Training – Group Exercise Instructing City of Bristol College

This qualification enables learners to develop the knowledge, skills and behaviours to professionally prescribe, plan and deliver a safe and effective group exercise session within a gym, health club or outdoor environment.

Dates and applications

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Circuit Training – Group Exercise Instructing SBSA and Construction Centre
Course Code
23/02/2024 - 01/03/2024
4 weeks
Date/Day(s) Being Finalised
Hours per week
Start Time
SBSA and Construction Centre
This course costs £275. Please contact us to discuss your payment options.
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Course Code Dates Duration Days Hours per week Start Time Location Fee
FMP0407D01-1 23/02/2024 - 01/03/2024 4 weeks Date/Day(s) Being Finalised 6.00 09:30 SBSA and Construction Centre
This course costs £275. Please contact us to discuss your payment options.
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Additional information

Who is this course for?

This course is for anyone who has a relevant Level 2 qualification and wishes to expand their skills, knowledge and services.

It’s also an appropriate course if you are already instructing and wish to improve your knowledge and skills to enable you to deliver circuit training sessions. It is also relevant for those already running such sessions without a formal qualification.

What you'll learn

You will learn

  • How to plan, teach and evaluate a safe and effective circuit training session
  • Appropriate health and safety considerations
  • Circuit training approaches and techniques
  • How to set up a class

Course entry requirements

Learners must be aged 16 plus at the point of certification.

Ideally, learners should have some experience of participating in exercise through personal practice as they will need to participate in group exercise as part of this qualification.

Learners should also have communication skills, pitched at Level 2, which can be further developed during the course.

To be eligible to complete our Level 2 Award in Group Exercise Instructing, learners must have previously completed a qualification endorsed against one of the following CIMSPA professional standards: Gym Instructor, Core Group Exercise Instructor, Strength and Conditioning (Trainer).

How is the course delivered and assessed?

The course will be delivered via a mix of theory in the classroom and practical learning/assessing in the gym/studio.

Future career and study opportunities

As a college, we offer other CPD courses that allow you to expand your skill set.

Additional costs


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