• LevelLevel 2
  • Age group19+
  • Duration1 day
  • Awarding bodyActive IQ


This qualification is for students who wants to pursue a career in the health and fitness industry as a fitness instructor in the context of circuit training.

Course Information

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For more information call Course Information on
01642 333333 or email courseinfo@mbro.ac.uk.

Modules offered may vary.

Modules include:

  • How to Design and Teach Safe and Effective Circuit Training 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

Friday 14th May Time to be discussed with tutor

Entry requirements

Active IQ recommends a pre-requisite qualification of Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (QCF) or any qualification within the Physical Activity Advisor category on REPs, for example Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Walking.

This qualification does not provide entry to REPs.

You will be assessed through a worksheet and a practical examination.

You can progress onto the Level 3 Personal Training course.


Please note, this course is a full cost course and therefore there is no fee remission available to any student.

Please enrol by clicking the ‘enrol now button’ at the top of this website page, or come along to the college and enrol in person.

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Sport & Leisure

Sports students will learn theoretical based study in the classroom, whilst taking part in a range of sport and fitness activities. Taught by specialist tutors and coaches, many of which are ex professionals in their field, you'll benefit from fantastic facilities including an AstroTurf pitch, a strength and conditioning suite and a physiology lab.

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Additional Information

Learning Support

We understand that students may require a little extra help during their studies, which is why our learning support team are on hand to help learners with a learning difficulty or support need achieve their full potential.

Financial Support

Whatever your age or level of study, we offer a comprehensive financial support service and bursary scheme to help you through your time at Middlesbrough College. From childcare assistance to travel packages, we pride ourselves on giving expert advice and support.

Travel Information

We are situated in a fantastic location, just a stone’s throw from Middlesbrough town centre. As well as being a matter of minutes from both the train and bus stations, eligible students can also benefit from free travel.