• YMCA Level 2 Award in Anatomy, Physiology and Fitness Principles for EMD UK Professional Membership (610/3661/4)

    By completing this qualification, learners who have studied non-regulated or licensed group exercise programmes will gain the additonal knowledge required to meet the minimum requirements for EMD UK membership. EMD UK is the national govering body for group exercise.

    Price

    £25

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    YMCA Level 2 Award in Anatomy, Physiology and Fitness Principles for EMD UK Professional Membership

    Qualifications Type

    Population Specialism

    Qualification Number (QN)

    610/3661/4

    Qualification size

    GLH: 88 / TQT: 114

    Availability

    Operational start date: 1 February 2024

    Operational end date:

    Certification end date:

    Entry Requirements

    Aged 16+

    Assessments

    Questions and answers
    Worksheets

    Endorsement

    Overview

    This qualification is designed to support learners who have completed non-regulated or licensed group exercise programmes to meet the minimum requirements for EMD UK professional membership.

    Scope of practice for each non-regulated or licensed group exercise programme is outlined by EMD UK in the relevant scope of practice guidelines.

    Qualification details

    To achieve the YMCA Level 2 Award in Anatomy, Physiology and Fitness Principles for EMD UK Professional Membership (610/3661/4), learners must complete 2 mandatory units.

    UnitGuided learning hoursTotal unit time
    Fundamentals of anatomy and physiology for exercise and fitness professionals (H/6507/417)7493
    Principles of physical activity, exercise, and fitness (L/650/9760)1421

    Learners will complete two assessment tasks to achieve this qualification:

    Questions and answers on anatomy and physiology
    Short answer worksheets on the principles of physical activity, exercise and fitness.

    This qualification can lead to further training at the same level to gain employment to deliver a broader range of exercise genres and increase scope of practice. For example:

    YMCA Level 2 Diploma in Exercise and Fitness: Group Exercise Instructor (Professional Studio Instructor) (610/3583/X)
    YMCA Level 2 Certificate in Exercise and Fitness: Group Exercise Instructor (610/2791/1)
    YMCA Level 2 Diploma in Exercise and Fitness: Gym Instructor (610/2784/4)
    YMCA Level 2 Diploma in Exercise and Fitness: Gym Instructor and Personal trainer (610/2789/3)
    YMCA Level 2 Award in Mental Health Awareness and Understanding Approaches to Support Individuals (603/7146/8)
    YMCA Level 2 Award in Safeguarding Adults and Adults at Risk (610/0822/9)
    YMCA Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (603/1902/1)
    YMCA Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (603/1903/3)

    The information below provides details of our fees for our approved centres. If you’re a learner, you’ll need to find a training provider to get an accurate cost for completing one of our qualifications. Training providers will charge learners more than the prices listed below to cover the costs of the delivery of teaching and assessment they complete on our behalf.

    YMCA Level 2 Award in Anatomy, Physiology and Fitness Principles for EMD UK Professional Membership (610/3661/4) – £25

    Teaching and learning resources

    UniteLearning available?Manual available?
    Fundamentals of anatomy and physiology for exercise and fitness professionals (H/6507/417)YesYes
    Principles of physical activity, exercise, and fitness (L/650/9760)YesYes

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    Benefits of YMCA Awards endorsement

    Realise extra value from existing, non-regulated training programmes

    Evidence high standards of teaching, resources and support

    Learn from our experts to reach your ongoing development ambitions

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