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PERSONAL FITNESS DEVELOPMENT LEVEL 5

  • Start date:   August 2019
  • Level of Qualification:   SCQF Level 5
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    SCQF Level:   05

PERSONAL FITNESS DEVELOPMENT LEVEL 5

This course is for anyone wanting a career in the fitness industry. You will learn what is involved and develop your fitness levels too.

  • What the course includes

    The course includes:

    • Sports mechanics
    • Sports injuries
    • Contemporary fitness
    • Anatomy
    • Leadership
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Why choose this course

You will do practical sessions in our Endurance fitness suite, private gyms and Xcite West Lothian Leisure. The college is an active member of Scottish Student Sport. We have sports teams in football, rugby, basketball and badminton, so you will have the opportunity to represent the college in various external leagues.

Entry requirements

  • Three National 4 qualifications or equivalent, at grade C or above, one of which must be English

We welcome applications from people with relevant life and work experience.

An Enhanced Disclosure Scotland application is required which you will do through the college if offered a place.

  • Where it leads

    Education: level 6 sport and fitness or other level 6 courses at West Lothian College.

    Employment: posts in fitness, health and exercise at operative level.

Interview arrangements

If you are invited for an interview/course information session, plan to be in college for around two hours. The interview includes:

  • Short written task
  • Fitness task

Please bring your practical kit and be prepared to take part in fitness testing activities. Also bring evidence of your qualifications and/or employment references.

 

Fees, Finance & Funding

There may be help available to assist with your study related costs. Impartial, confidential help and advice on financial matters is available from the Student Funding Team - including Bursaries, Educational Maintenance Allowance (EMA), Student Awards Agency for Scotland, Student Loans Company and student support funds.  Click here to find out more

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Take that next step in your career and apply for this course today. If the course is not yet open for applications, register your interest or feel free to ask any questions by clicking make an enquiry.