The aim of this qualification is to train learners, who already have knowledge and skills in fitness instruction, to be able to plan and deliver safe and effective suspended movement exercises and training sessions.
The Active IQ Award in Instructing Suspended Movement Training is at Level 2 on the Qualifications and Credit Framework. It is also recognised by The Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs) at Level 2, but does not provide access onto the Register. Entry onto the Register is gained via a recognised Level 2 fitness instructing qualification.
A suitable Level 2 Fitness Instructing qualification e.g. Active IQ Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing. Some experience of suspended movement training is useful.
This qualification comprises two mandatory units (4 credits).
> Level Credit 1 Planning a Suspended Movement Training Exercise Session
R/505/5345 (2 credits)
> Instructing a Suspended Movement Training Exercise Session
Y/505/5346 (2 credits)
Successful achievement of both units must be achieved for the full qualification.
Coursework, Practical Demonstration/Assignment.
This qualification can provide progression to the Level 3 qualifications in Personal Training. Learners may also progress on to qualifications in related sectors e.g. Sports Massage.