Step Exercise to Music Award level 2

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Course Overview

The level 2 Award in Step Exercise to Music is a practical course designed for anyone seeking a qualification which will enable them to design and deliver safe and effective step exercise to music sessions. Aldo open to professionals who are currently working in the active leisure industry as step exercise instructors who wish to have their experience and knowledge recognised by a formal qualification.

What You'll Learn

Year 1

The YMCA Awards Level 2 Award in Step Exercise to Music is regulated by Ofqual and comprises of a total of 2 mandatory units awarding a total of 4 credits.

Mandatory units
– Group Teaching Skills (2 credits)
– Instructing Step Exercise to Music (2 credits)

It equips learners with the following specialist knowledge, understanding and skills including :
– How to design and teach safe and effective step exercise to music sessions.
– The principles of warm-up, the aerobic curve and cool down
– Working to music.
– Motivating participants.
– A variety of group teaching skills.
– How to respond to health and safety issues.

Entry Requirements

No previous experience or qualifications are required however learners should be aged 16 years + and have basic skills in communication pitched at level 2 (discussing, presenting,
reading and writing).
However, a pre-requisite qualification of level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing or any qualification within the Physical Activity Advisor category on REPs is recommended.

How you will be assessed

Students will be assessed by coursework and practical assessments.

Course Fees

Tuition fees

Total Fees: £0

Tuition Fees (16-18): £0

Tuition Fees (19+): £85.00

Disclaimer

If the course is longer than one year the total fees are for the first year only and further fees may apply in future years. All fees are based on a ‘home’ learner status. Please contact us for information on overseas fees.

For more information, please see our course fee disclaimers page.

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Course and Career progression

This qualification can lead to employment as a step exercise to music instructor or Progression to further/higher level learning
This qualification provides progression to other qualifications at the same and higher levels, for example:
Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Exercise to Music).
Level 2 Certificate in Instructing Circuit Training Sessions.
Level 2 Award in Step Exercise to Music.
Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Gym-Based Exercise)
Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Exercise Physical Activity for Children)
Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Water-Based Exercise)
Level 3 Diploma in Personal Training and Instruction
Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training

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