Programmes are usually free of charge for eligible candidates with thanks to funding from Sport England.



We work with a range of training providers to deliver qualifications and CPD modules.

The content of each programme may differ but the training course and qualification will be detailed on each individual advertised programme.

Programmes are designed to give participants the skills, knowledge and confidence to begin their leisure industry career or to develop further once qualified. Learning resources and all the guidance and support from tutors is provided. 

In general training usually involves:

  • face to face tutoring in a small group setting
  • timetabled 2- 3 days per week midweek
  • start time 10:30am and finish time 4:30pm approximately each day
  • practical sessions and classroom based theory work 

Click on each training module for more details

Gym Instructor Programme

YMCA Level 2 Gym Instructor (13 days)

FUNction Fitness Module (1 day)

Swimming Instructor Programme

IoS Level 1 Assistant Swimming Teacher (4 - 5 days)

CPD Modules

Seated SOSA


Athlefit Leader/Run Leader

FUNction Fitness

Graduate Case Studies
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