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Level 2 Gym Instructor Course

If you’re looking to begin a career in the fitness industry, then the Diverse Trainers Level 2 Gym Instructor course is the qualification for you! This Active IQ certificated course is accredited by both REPs and CIMSPA, making it an internationally recognised qualification. This course will provide you with the knowledge required to be a successful Gym Instructor and the foundation required to progress onto further qualifications.

The course is delivered through blended study which combines 2 face to face practical training days with tutor guided study through our state of the art learning platform. No previous qualifications are needed to enrol and the course can be completed in just 4-6 weeks. Take the first step into the fitness industry today for just £499 (finance options available).

Level 2 Gym Instructor Course Course Price from
From £43.13/month
Diverse Trainers deliver courses across the UK. Please get in touch today for our full list of latest UK venues

Course Introduction

Course Testimonial

Course Overview

Diverse Trainers are the fastest growing health and fitness training provider, offering courses at affordable prices. The Level 2 Gym Instructor course with Diverse Trainers is the foundation qualification for a career in the fitness industry. To work in any fitness environment you are required to hold a minimum of a REPs accredited Level 2 Fitness qualification. Over years of industry experience, course design and practical application we have created one of the most popular gym trainer courses allowing students to work around their lifestyle to easily transition into a role in the fitness industry.

The Fitness Instructor Level 2 qualification covers all aspects related to the ever expanding role of a gym instructor. The course consists of 6 units, all designed to provide a rounded knowledge of the fitness industry, the roles of a gym instructor and the practical applications of working with gym members both individually or as a group session.

The course units are delivered through blended learning which combines 2 face to face training days at a state of the art gym with tutor guided study utilising our exclusive online learning platform. You can learn at your own pace but the qualification can be completed in just 4-6 weeks. Book your place on the Level 2 Gym Instructor course today with a one-off payment of £499 (finance options are also available to spread the cost). Want to speak to a member of the team regarding this course? Give us a call on 01772 910 930.

Course Delivery and Learning Options

The Level 2 Gym Instructor course is one of the best available in the UK. The course requires no previous qualifications and can be completed in just 4-6 weeks through our blended study option. This learning method is flexible which makes it easy for our students to fit around their lifestyle and work commitments.

The Level 2 Gym Instructor course requires no previous qualifications. The day you sign up to the course you will receive access to all course resources including manuals and e-learning platform as well as being assigned to our dedicated student support team.

Shortly after enrolling on the course you will receive a welcome call from one of our student support team. During the call the course plan will be explained and a learning plan will be devised to help you fit your studying into your lifestyle. This learning plan will consist of revision for multiple choice exams, coursework questions and then practical preparation for the training days.

The Level 2 Gym Instructor course requires 2 practical attendance days combined with guided home study. The training days will run from 9:30am–5:30pm and are all weekend dates.

If the dates you see aren’t suitable contact Diverse Trainers and ask about our bespoke learning options and we will bring the course to you.

Units Covered
The 6 Units Covered On The Gym Instructor Course:
  • Supporting clients' goals, exercise adherence and motivation (Coursework)
  • Anatomy of the human body related to exercise (Multiple Choice Exam)
  • Assessing risks in the fitness environment to ensure safety to users (Coursework)
  • Principles of exercise and adaptations based taining (Multiple Choice Exam)
  • Planning gym based sessions for members (Coursework)
  • Delivering practical sessions to members (Practical Assessment)

Our primary goal for all our students is to deliver an enjoyable, affordable and informative qualification. Diverse Trainers industry links across the UK after years of delivering gym trainer courses are accessible to all our Level 2 Gym Instructors. All our tutors are dedicated to our students and happy to share their experiences in the fitness industry.

Secure a Course Place Today

The Level 2 Gym Instructor qualification is competitively priced at just £499 and includes all course costs, registration with Active IQ, access to our outstanding e-learning package and your own personal support tutor who will give you on going feedback throughout the course duration.

Diverse Trainers have an outstanding reputation for going the extra mile and if the course dates or locations don’t meet your requirements then just speak to our team directly on 01772 910 930 or 020 3841 8309. Our advisers will put together a range of course dates which are available in your preferred location and outline our personalised payment plan options to make the course affordable depending on your situation.

Why Choose Diverse

Why Diverse For L2 Gym Instructor Course?

Our tutors have over 20 years’ health and fitness industry experience, and our mission is to ensure all our students enter the fitness industry with the skills and knowledge to become some of the best fitness instructors in the UK.

Our aim is to provide additional support to all our students through our dedicated support team and make every students’ experience the best it can be. We will ensure you have a high level of knowledge surrounding the human body, help you build experience, knowledge and the skills, to become a first class fitness instructor.

The Level 2 Gym Instructor Course is ideal for those that want to progress within their careers, and standout from others in the industry when applying for future employment opportunities.

Course Options

Level 2 Fitness Instructor Qualification Options

As a graduate from Diverse Trainers Level 2 Gym Instructor course there are many career options available including becoming a gym based instructor, outdoor boot camp instructor or a studio class based instructor.

Our experienced support team will be on hand to provide career guidance, interview support and links within the fitness industry. On completion of the course our students will be able to register as a REPs and CIMSPA professional meaning you will be recognised as a gold standard Gym Instructor.

For more information on career support and employment options contact the team today.

Progressions Following L2 Gym Instructor Course

Whilst the Level 2 Gym Instructor course is a fantastic, stand-alone qualification it’s also a gateway for progression onto further courses and continued career development within the fitness industry. A lot of our Gym Instructor graduates advance onto further courses such as Personal Training or Strength and Conditioning.

See below a full list of course options to move onto following completion of the Level 2 Gym Instructor course:
  • Level 3 Personal Training
  • Level 3 Diploma in Exercise Referral
  • Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage
  • Level 3 Award in Education & Training
  • Level 2 Kettlebell Instructing
  • Level 2 Group Indoor Cycling

Speak to one of the Diverse Trainers team today to find out more about course progressions and our most popular courses.

How long does it take to complete a level 2 gym instructor course?
You can complete the Level 2 course in just 5 – 6 weeks. We do have the options to fast track; which can be agreed with your personal tutor. Most of our students are pushing to get qualified fast, so we aim to set the learning up to meet your needs e.g. get the work completed sooner or allow you longer depending on your commitment levels. This means you benefit from flexibility which allows you to fit the qualification around your life, so complete it part time or full time as you see fit!
How is the level 2 gym instructor course delivered with Diverse Trainers?
The course is 3 – 4 weeks of blending learning where you will gain support from our Active IQs E-Learning, Personal student support Tutor, and 2 days face to face teaching with one of our experienced Tutors. You are not on your own with Diverse Trainers! Your assigned Personal Tutor from the min you sign up, who will be with you every step of the way, on hand to give you all the necessary support required. On the training and assessment weekend you will receive expert tuition from one of our expert tutors and complete the practical exam.
What qualifications do I need to be able to enrol on the level 2 gym instructor course?
No qualifications are required to enrol on the Level 2 gym instructor course. Just basic Written and verbal English is required. You must be 16 years of age.
What support do I receive if I signed up to the level 2 gym instructor course with Diverse Trainers?
You will be assigned a personal student support tutor who is there to help you through the course every step of the way. You will be given state of the art learning resources, provided by the awarding body (Active IQ) and also all the relevant learning materials from Diverse Trainers. Due to our large network of industry links and industry experience our tutors will also give you support with making the right career choices and you will gain full access to their personal knowledge and industry experiences.
When will the course actually start?
The course itself starts as soon as you enrol; this is when you will be assigned a personal tutor, receive your individual learning plan and get registered with the awarding body Active IQ. The course dates available on the site are the teaching days and assessment days you will need to attend throughout your learning. If the course venues and dates available on our website don’t meet your needs, then just give us a call on 01772 910 930
What career opportunities will I have with the Level 2 Gym Instructor qualification?
As a Level 2 Gym Instructor you will be able to embark on a number of different career opportunities from working in gyms, fitness instructing on cruise ships and delivering a range of group classes both indoors and outdoors. Previous Diverse trainers students have gone onto gaining employment with some of the largest gym chains in the UK and overseas. Diverse trainers are proud to be working in partnership with some of the leading health and fitness clubs in the UK / overseas and as a Diverse student you will gain full access to our industry links. We have a strong reputation for helping our students gain employment and we offer ongoing career advice throughout the course. The level 2 gym instructor course will give you the option too progress onto future continue professional development qualifications e.g. personal training, sports massage and exercise referral etc. Find out more about your Level 2 Gym Instructor career opportunities.
How do I pay for the course?
There are TWO ways you can make a payment: online or via the phone with one of advisers. You can pay in full online or over the phone which will allow you to purchase the course at the cost price of £499. You can pay a deposit online and then pay the remaining fee over the phone with one of our advisers. Or alternatively you can speak to our advisers about our range of payment plans available. (This will add a small percentage increase to the overall course price). Discover the conveniently helpful range of gym instructor flexible payment options.
How do the Assessments work?
During the Level 2 Gym Instructor course students will need to complete; online coursework, a practical exam and 2 multiple choice exams. Students will attend a training and assessment weekend, on which the second day they will complete the practical exam. Once students feel ready to sit the two multiple choice exams they can complete them online. The exams cost £18 each (this will be £36 in total for the 2 exams with additional costs for any re-sits).

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At Diverse Trainers, you can speak to a career advisor, or choose from our extensive range of accredited courses. Whether you are looking to become a gym instructor, a personal trainer or want to top up your CPD, Diverse Trainers can provide the right path for you.

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