Grange Community College
Fitness, Leisure and Health Studies
What’s this course about?
Our fitness, leisure and health studies course is designed for students wishing to gain employment . Students complete a full level 5 QQI award, as well as Professional International Certification via ITEC.
What skills will I acquire?
You will study a range of health and fitness subjects. These will cover specific elements of gym training and fitness instructing. An important element of the course is learning about the physical body via subjects such as anatomy and physiology and injury prevention.
In addition students will undertake work experience in local gyms and health clubs.
Is this course for me?
Our course is suitable for any students wishing to pursue an exciting career within the leisure industry. No minimum points are required. A passion and enthusiasm for learning, as well as a desire to work with people are essential!
I’m not ready for employment, can I progress to further study?
Yes! Students achieving a full award at QQI level 5 can progress to a range of health and fitness Degrees at levels 7 and 8.
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email: [email protected]
phone: 01 847 1422