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Our Fitness & Leisure Services courses will give you the professional qualifications and experience needed for a career in Fitness & Leisure, Coaching, or Outdoor Education.
Fitness & Leisure Services

Our Fitness & Leisure Services courses will give you the professional qualifications and experience needed for a career in Fitness & Leisure, Coaching, or Outdoor Education.

With full-time course or apprenticeship routes open to you, our Fitness & Leisure Services courses offer plenty of options for you to pursue a career in your chosen specialism. It allows you to secure qualifications that are demanded by employers, including:

  • Duke of Edinburgh Award
  • First Aid
  • Leadership & Management
  • National awarding body qualifications in climbing, kayaking and hill-walking.

You will have access to our on-site gym and off-site facilities including indoor climbing walls and outdoor activity centres in the UK and overseas. This will help you to gain the skills and techniques needed to achieve your career goals.

Estimated salaries: Earn up to £20k as a Fitness Instructor or up to £35k as a Personal Trainer.

Apprenticeships are available: The level of programme you are offered will depend on the qualifications you have achieved previously. Please see our Apprenticeship pages for more information about our apprenticeship programmes.

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Industry experienced tutors

All of our study programmes are run by tutors with first-hand experience of working in the sport and fitness industries, Armed Forces and outdoor industries. They are ideally placed to give you an invaluable insight into starting and developing your career.

Qualifications to give you the edge

There is an increasing demand for qualified professionals with expertise is specialist areas. Our courses offer additional qualifications to give you a competitive edge in the job market. These include:

  • Duke of Edinburgh Award
  • Sports Leadership Award
  • First Aid
  • Pool lifeguard
  • Leadership & Management
  • National awarding body qualifications in climbing, kayaking and hill-walking.
£30,000

Outdoor activities instructors lead trips and teach skills in activities like hill-walking, climbing and canoeing.

The study programme has developed my confidence, independence and I’m more focused on what I want to do in the future.

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