CYQ is now offering an alternative pathway for the delivery of Chair-Based Exercise. The new rule of combination (ROC) allows the learner to select both ‘additional’ (optional) units to gain the skills and knowledge to plan and deliver chair-based exercise to both frailer older adults and disabled adults.
We are pleased to announce that we will be holding a training day for centres wishing to deliver the CYQ Level 3 Certificate in Sports Massage (Soft Tissue Therapy). It will cover:
We would like to remind all CYQ centres that Smart Assessor, a cutting-edge ePortfolio system, is now being used to manage all learners undertaking Assessing and Internal Quality Assurance training through CYQ Professional Development.
The following resources are now available to order in print or download from the CYQ website:
City and County of Swansea Employment Training
Jubilee Court, Fforestfach, Swansea SA5 4HB
Tel: 01792 482 600
YMCA Awards qualifications offered:
- Award in Fitness and Physical Activity
- Award in Lifestyle Management
Overview - assessment guidance
This training day is designed to support centres wishing to deliver YMCA Awards Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy, including guidelines for delivery and standardisation of assessment practice.
Delegates will cover:
This qualification is designed to provide learners with the knowledge and skills required to pursue a career in the Active Leisure Sector. It replaces the earlier Certificate in Leisure Operations (600/5211/9), with the exclusion of Emergency first aid skills and the addition of optional units in pool lifeguarding and providing a reception service.
Knowledge and understanding relating to the qualification:
(Learners must complete all units to achieve 13 credits)
|Understanding the Active Leisure and Learning Sector||2||15|
|Understanding Employments Rights and Responsibilities||2||15|
|Customer Care and Diversity in Active Leisure||2||11|
|Health, Safety, Security and Welfare in Active Leisure||4||30|
|Developing Self in An Active Leisure Job Role||1||5|
|Teamwork in Active Leisure||2||11|
(Learners must achieve a minimum of 5 credits from the Optional units)
|Handling and Maintaining Equipment in Active Leisure||3||14|
|Cleaning in Active Leisure||1||7|
|Swimming pool water testing||1||4|
|Understanding how to sell services and products to customers in active leisure||4||20|
|Know how to provide an active leisure facility reception service||2||18|
- oral examination
- written examination
Our fair and transparent pricing policy makes it simple for you to understand what you pay.
Visit our fees page to see our qualification and resource prices.
Available for free download for YMCA Awards approved centres:
- YMCA Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Active Leisure, Leisure and Learning and Well-being Operational Services
- YMCA Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Activity Leadership
- YMCA Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing
- YMCA Level 3 Certificate in Leisure Management
- YMCA Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Leisure Management
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