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YMCA Level 2 Award in Instructing Group Indoor Cycling Sessions

Overview

This qualification is aimed at individuals wishing to design and deliver safe and effective group indoor cycling sessions.

Learners will cover:

  • The benefits of group indoor cycling
  • Health and safety in relation to group indoor cycling
  • How to design and teach safe and effective group indoor cycling sessions
  • The principles and variables used within a group indoor cycling session
  • How to monitor and motivate participants during group indoor cycling sessions
  • How to use music during group indoor cycling sessions
  • How to reflect on providing group indoor cycling

Indoor cycling
Our rates are competitive and courses are delivered by our experienced tutors, who are practical and hands-on in their approach. Training will take place in our Academy of Sport, which has recently undergone £1 million of investment.

YMCA is one of the UK's leading awarding bodies in fitness, health and well-being.

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Employability

LSBU Employability Service

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LSBU is committed to supporting you develop your employability and succeed in getting a job after you have graduated. Your qualification will certainly help, but in a competitive market you also need to work on your employability, and on your career search.

As an LSBU student you have access to the Employability Service and its resources during your time here and for two years after you graduate.

Our Employability Service will support you in developing your skills, finding a job, interview techniques, work experience or a placement/internship, and will help you assess what you need to do to get the career you want at the end of your course. LSBU offers a comprehensive Employability Service, with a range of initiatives to complement your studies, including:

  • Direct engagement from employers who come in to network with students
  • Job Shop – daily drop in service to help with, tailoring CVs, cover letters and applications, sourcing online resource, mock interviews and general job searching. One to one appointments for further support also available
  • Mentoring and work shadowing schemes
  • Higher education achievement report - The HEAR is designed to encourage a more sophisticated approach to recording student achievement, which acknowledges fully the range of opportunities that LSBU offers to our students.
    It pulls into one certificate: Module grades, Course descriptions, Placements, LSBU verified extra-curricular activities
  • Employability workshops - delivered free to students all year round on a variety of related topics
  • Careers fairs throughout the year to really focus your thoughts on a career after university

Find out about any of these services by visiting our student employability page

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Teaching and learning

Entry requirements

We recommend a prerequisite qualification of Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (QCF) or any qualification within the Physical Activity Advisor category on REPs, for example Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Walking. This qualification does not provide entry to REPs.

How to apply

To book your place on the course, download and complete the booking form and return by email to coachingcourses@lsbu.ac.uk.

Applications will be accepted on a first come first served basis, your place will only be confirmed on receipt of full payment and completion of the application form.

Once you have returned the booking form, you can pay by card at our online store or come into the LSBU Sports Centre to pay in person.

Course 1:

Thursday 17 August10am-6pm
Friday 18 August10am-6pm

Course 2:

Saturday 10 February               10.30am-6.30pm
Sunday 11 February10.30am-6.30pm

Fees and funding

The price of the course is £149.

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Prepare to start

All participants will be given details about the course prior to attending, including; the time, location and course structure.

 
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