Level 2 CERTIFICATE in
Gym Instructing

The Level 2 Certificate in Gym Instructing will get you on your way and is the prerequisite to all other fitness qualifications

Entry Requirements

No entry requirements

Accreditations

Active IQ and CIMSPA

Career Options

Gym Instructor, Class Instructor & Most Entry Level Industry Roles

Are you ready to tentatively dip your toes into a career in fitness? Maybe you want to start teaching group exercise classes or bootcamps or even start work as an instructor at your local gym? You’ll learn how to plan gym-based exercise and how to support your clients as well as building on your knowledge of anatomy and physiology.

This is the ideal option for those who aren’t quite ready to make the leap to personal training but who are ready to take their first steps in the industry. An excellent foundation if you do have future plans to become a personal trainer

Learn From the UK's Top Industry Leading Professionals

At Create PT we are not only dedicated to making you a qualified Gym Instructor, we are dedicated to making you a great Gym Instructor. Our Fitness Pros are on hand 7 days a week to help you through your course and answer any questions you have,

Legal Certification

Our courses are accredited by Active IQ and endorsed by CIMSPA meaning your qualifications will be recognised wherever you go, even internationally.

Remove The Guesswork

Our courses have been designed to guide you every step of the way, with mini quizzes to test your knowledge and extra revision guides to cement what you've learnt.

Help Is On Hand

We have a huge bank of revision materials available, plus in-person and video workshops are available to give you extra help if needed.

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What You Will Learn

Professionalism & Customer Care

  • Legal and professional requirements
  • Skills and behaviours required in customer care
  • Personal and professional development
  • Value of first impressions

Health & Safety

  • Health and safety work practices
  • Hazards and risks in a fitness environment
  • Routine and emergency operating procedures
  • Cleaning requirements

Planning a Client's PT Consultation

  • Consult and support clients to change their exercise behaviour
  • Importance of healthy eating and lifestyle
  • Protocols for health screening and fitness assessment
  • Consulting/interviewing coaching

Planning a Client's PT Exercise Session

  • Plan a safe and effective session
  • Deliver a successful and encouraging exercise programme
  • Deliver an efficient induction to groups of individuals

Anatomy & Physiology in Exercise

  • Understand the skeletal and neuromuscular systems
  • Understand the cardiovascular, respiratory and digestive systems
  • Energy production in relation to physical activity

You Can Learn All This in a Matter of Weeks

We have had learners complete their Level 2 Gym Instructing Qualification in as little as 2 weeks!

Select the plan that’s right for you

Choose the course option that works for you. Our pricing is flexible so you can get and pay for exactly what you need.

Knowledge Only

£150

Improve your fitness knowledge

Assessments:

Not included

Learning Support:

  • Online learning platform
  • On-demand exercise library

Career Support:

Not included

Extra Content:

Not included

Key benefits:

  • Instant access
  • Completely online
  • 30-day money back guarantee

Free. No card required.

Pay in full or over time with 0% interest finance. Choose either between 6, 12 or 24 months to pay off your course.

Foundation

£350

Start a career in the fitness industry

Assessments:

  • Practical videos
  • Feedback by email
  • Access to preparation quizzes and videos 
  • Revision material 

Learning Support:

  • Online learning platform
  • On-demand exercise library
  • Email support

Career Support:

When you’ve finished your PT course and are ready to join the fitness industry, our experienced team will be there for you. We are committed to giving you expert advice and guidance for your next step. You’ll receive:

  • Help on how to prepare for interviews
  • How to set yourself up as a sole trader
  • Guidance and support when job searching, and be a reference to any employer
  • Send you job opportunities in your local area (using l eisurejobs.co.uk)

Extra Content:

Not included

Key benefits:

  • Instant access
  • Completely online
  • Career support

Free. No card required.

Pay in full or over time with 0% interest finance. Choose either between 6, 12 or 24 months to pay off your course.

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Foundation Plus

£500

Expand your knowledge with CPD’s + extended learning

Assessments:

  • Practical videos
  • Feedback by email
  • Access to preparation quizzes and videos 
  • Revision material 
  • Optional fact-to-face assessments

Learning Support:

  • Online learning platform
  • On-demand exercise library
  • Email support
  • Face-to-face and Zoom meetings for assessments only

Career Support:

When you’ve finished your PT course and are ready to join the fitness industry, our experienced team will be there for you. We are committed to giving you expert advice and guidance for your next step. You’ll receive:

  • Help on how to prepare for interviews
  • How to set yourself up as a sole trader
  • Guidance and support when job searching, and be a reference to any employer
  • Send you job opportunities in your local area (using leisurejobs.co.uk)

Extra Content:

  • Choose 3 CPD modules to access
  • Level 2 certificate in mental health awareness

Key benefits:

  • Instant access
  • Completely online
  • Career support
  • Extra learning content

Free. No card required.

Pay in full or over time with 0% interest finance. Choose either between 6, 12 or 24 months to pay off your course.

All Inclusive

£750

Receive 1-2-1 support and accountability from our team

Assessments:

  • Practical videos
  • Feedback by email
  • Feedback by phone
  • Access to preparation quizzes and videos 
  • Revision material 
  • Optional fact-to-face assessments

Learning Support:

  • Online learning platform
  • On-demand exercise library
  • Email support
  • Face-to-face and Zoom meetings for assessments only
  • Face-to-face and Zoom meetings for workshops

Career Support:

When you’ve finished your PT course and are ready to join the fitness industry, our experienced team will be there for you. We are committed to giving you expert advice and guidance for your next step. You’ll receive:

  • Help on how to prepare for interviews
  • How to set yourself up as a sole trader
  • Guidance and support when job searching, and be a reference to any employer
  • Send you job opportunities in your local area (using leisurejobs.co.uk)

Extra Content:

  • Choose 3 CPD modules to access
  • Level 2 certificate in mental health awareness
  • Level 3 award in pre and postnatal
  • 5 live workshops included (usually £500)

Key benefits:

  • Instant access
  • Completely online
  • Career support
  • Extra learning content
  • 1-2-1 support and accountability

Free. No card required.

Pay in full or over time with 0% interest finance. Choose either between 6, 12 or 24 months to pay off your course.

Exclusive Content

Create PT are dedicated to giving you all the materials to become the best personal trainer possible. The fitness industry is crying out for individuals with the knowledge and passion that we know that you have, so we’re only too happy to educate you and nurture your fledgling fitness career.

Frequently Asked Questions

Create PT are a fitness education provider. Priding ourselves on giving learners the best opportunities to improve their knowledge and succeed in the fitness industry.
Right away! Once you have completed the application form online and set up your payment you will be sent your login details.
No, you do not need to be a so called “gym bunny”. We do recommend that you do have some exercise experience, however our courses will provide you with all the knowledge you need to become a top-class fitness professional.
Once you have decided on which course is right for you, just sign up online and choose how you’d like to pay. You’ll be enrolled straight on to your course and sent your login details, along with an email from our team explaining how to get started.
This depends on how much work you want to put in, you complete the work at your own pace, so it is entirely up to you. Our assessing team are ready and waiting to mark your work and get you started in the industry. As a guide the fastest we’ve seen the course completed is 4 weeks for level 2 and 6 weeks for level 3, however the average duration is around 5 months total.

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  • Full price guide (Including breakdowns of our interest free finance packages)
  • How we can help you to build your career beyond your qualification 
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  • Why you should choose Create PT

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