Active IQ Level 2 Certificate in Group Training

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

The aim of this Level 2 Certificate in Group Training qualification is to provide learners with the knowledge and skills needed to be able to plan, deliver and supervise safe and effective group training sessions.

Entry Requirements

Some experience of group training 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 4 mandatory units and at least one optional unit; Learners can complete both units if required.

Mandatory units:

Unit 1: Principles of anatomy, physiology and fitness A/616/7499

Unit 2: Professionalism for group training D/617/1108

Unit 3: Health and safety in a group training environment H/617/1109

Unit 4: Supporting behaviour change and healthy lifestyles Y/617/1110


Unit 5: Planning and instructing group training sessions D/617/1111

Unit 6: Planning and instructing group training to music sessions H/617/1112

Course Duration & Timings

4 Weekends – 10am to 5.30pm



Multiple Choice Examination

Portfolio of Evidence

Practical Demonstration/Assignment

Course Cost 


Progression Routes

This qualification provides progression onto the Level 3 Diploma in Gym Instructing and Personal Training.

Next Available Dates 

2020     April 11-12 April 25-26 May 9-10 June 13-14