Active IQ Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Aqua)

Are you looking for a new challenge or career change?
Do you have a passion for fitness?
Become a qualified Aqua Instructor with DTT

The aim of this Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing Aqua qualification is to train learners, who already have knowledge and skills in fitness instruction, to a professionally competent level to plan and deliver safe and effective aqua fitness sessions.

Entry Requirements

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.

Course Content

This qualification comprises of 6 mandatory units;

Unit 1: Anatomy and physiology for exercise H/600/9013

Unit 2: Know how to support clients who take part in exercise and physical activity M/600/9015

Unit 3: Health, safety and welfare in a fitness environment T/600/9016

Unit 4: Principles of exercise, fitness and health A/600/9017

Unit 5: Planning water-based exercise L/600/9023

Unit 6: Instructing water-based exercise R/600/9024

Course Duration & Timings

1 Day – 9.30am to 4.30pm

For learners that do not hold a Level 2 qualification in Gym or ETM instructing the course will comprise of blended learning to include a 1 day practical and home study.



Multiple Choice Examination

Portfolio of Evidence

Practical Demonstration/Assignment

Course Cost 

£185 Already qualified Level 2 Gym and ETM Instructors

£399 No previous experience

Progression Routes

This qualification provides progression to the Level 2 qualification Instructing Exercise and Fitness as well as Level 3 qualifications such as Personal Training, Sports Massage Therapy, Pilates, Yoga or even Tutor Assessor Training.

Next Available Dates 

2020        January 13