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Coach education

Industry accredited courses

Coaching qualifications are a valuable investment as they enable you to gain quality work experience whilst giving you a significant advantage when applying for jobs.

As a 1st4Sport centre, we offer an extensive range of national governing body courses which give you chance to become a coach, fitness instructor or officiator. We also have continuing professional development (CPD) opportunities for coaches who want to enhance their careers. Plus there are opportunities to become a volunteer coach with a local team.

In addition, we work in partnership with Yorkshire Sport Foundation to offer a range of coaching and industry-related courses.

Book a coaching course

Booking instructions and terms and conditions (PDF, 66.3KB)

OSL Level 2 and Level 3

Want to pursue a career in fitness? CP Education have the tools, desire and skills to turn you into a professional coach. CP Education’s Level 2 program will teach ay prospecting coach on business etiquette, as well as fitness training. The course covers the following Coaching Practice modules:

  • Maximise The Customer Experience
  • Routine Maintenance and Cleaning
  • Exercise Anatomy and Physiology
  • Consultation and Lifestyle Management
  • Lifestyle Management and Client Motivation
  • Plan and Review Gym Programmes
  • Exercise Supervision and Technique
  • Professional Practice

Once qualified from Level 2, the next steps will prime any potential coach in more of the technical aspects of business and fitness. The Level 3 program includes the following modules:

  • Anatomy, Physiology and Kinesiology
  • Nutrition
  • Lifestyle Management and Client Motivation
  • Health and Wellbeing
  • Exercise Programme Design and Delivery
  • Personal Training Programme Planning
  • Exercise Technique
  • Information Technology
  • Professional Practice
  • Communication
  • Business Acumen

CP Education will provide all the support needed, including FREE webinars, FREE workshops, direct engagement with tutors and all the materials needed to turn you into a successful, professional Coach. Visit the CPE Education website to book a course. 

Contact Sport and Fitness

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For all enquiries contact us on 0114 2253000 

sport@shu.ac.uk

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