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Active IQ Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Aqua)

Apprenticeships and Local Flexibilities Funding Available

Level 2

Ofqual Accreditation Number 500/8756/3


To train learners to a professionally competent level, enabling them to prescribe, plan and deliver safe and effective exercise classes in a water environment.

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  • Experience of water-based exercise classes is highly recommended.
  • The course requires physical exertion and individual participation is essential; therefore, a degree of physical fitness is necessary.
  • There is also an element of communication (discussing, presenting, reading and writing) involved and learners should have basic skills in communication pitched at level 2.

This qualification comprises of 6 mandatory units (24 credits).

For detailed information on the qualification structure download the Qualification Guidance.

  • For details on the exercise to music pathway please click here.
  • For details on the children’s pathway please click here.
  • For details on the gym pathway please click here.

Coursework/Project, Multiple Choice Examination, Portfolio of Evidence, Practical Demonstration/Assignment/Assessment

£77 Registration / Certification fee
£27 Hard Copy Manual fee

  • This qualification provides progression to Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Instructing Exercise and Fitness, for learners who wish to develop and demonstrate occupational competence in water based exercise instruction.
  • Learners may also broaden their knowledge and skills by progressing to Level 2 qualifications in instructing exercise to music and circuits.

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