YMCA Awards continually strive to keep the costs to our centres as low as possible without compromising our high standards of support and resources.
|Centre approval (excluding expenses)|
|Ongoing centre approval (annual)|
Free of charge
|Additional qualification approval|
|Additional External Quality Assurance visits (excluding expenses)|
£500 (per visit)
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YMCA Awards is not only the UK's leading awarding body, but is fast gaining recognition and respect across the World. YMCA Awards has centres based in a number of European countries, the United Arab Emirates, India and South Africa.
Gaining a CYQ approved fitness qualification enables individuals to join the UK Register of Exercise Professionals, opening up job opportunities in the UK and, through the International Confederation of Registers for Exercise Professionals (ICREPs), Australia and New Zealand.
YMCA Awards offers a comprehensive range of high quality resources for tutors and learners including:
- Syllabuses and assessment paperwork
- Candidate Assessment Records
Click on the menu to find out more about our eResources or click on the images below to preview our paper based resources.
Join the UK's leading health and fitness awarding body
Offering a YMCA Awards qualification is a signal to potential students wanting to work in the health and fitness industry that your centre provides highly respected qualifications, backed by industry experts.
Along with establishing qualifications in new areas, YMCA Awards continually check and review content, syllabus and resources ensuring they remain industry relevant.
Respected and recognised
Your passport to a successful career in health and fitness
YMCA Awards is the UK's leading health and fitness specific awarding body and is a trusted name that enjoys widespread respect within the fitness industry. YMCA Awards qualifications are designed for people taking their first steps in the health and fitness industry or for those already working in the industry wishing to progress their careers'. So far, over 200,000 people have chosen a YMCA Awards qualification to launch or progress their career.