Who is this Assessing Vocationally Related Achievement qualification suitable for?
The Level 3 Award in Assessing Vocationally Related Achievement is great for qualified gym/ETM instructors and personal trainers who wish to assess students for training providers
What are the pre requisites for this course?
There are no pre requites for this course however you must hold a recognised fitness qualification:-
- Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing Gym
- Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing Exercise to Music (ETM)
- Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training
*Once you have qualified in assessing vocationally related achievement you can assess tutors and/or assessors in one or all of the above courses that you are qualified in.
How will I study this course?
This is a blended learning course, therefore you can start studying immediately by working through the online theory content on our website or using our mobile app*. You are required to shadow 4 student assessments in disciplines you are currently qualified in. You then attend an assessment day. *Apple i0S and Android devices only.
How many days do I need to attend to complete this course?
You are required to attend one training/assessment day and shadow 4 student assessments for a course you have previously qualified in. As this is a blended learning course you complete the online material and shadowing hours in your own time and at your own pace. You then choose a suitable assessment venue and date to attend the assessment day, where you will assess a number of learners’ whist being observed by a qualified assessor. Remember you are never alone. Our team of qualified tutors are only an email or phone call away. You are also welcome to drop into our head office at any time to discuss your study with a tutor.
Is this course recognised?
Yes it is! You will be awarded a certificate from Central YMCA Qualifications and obtain 20 CPD points towards your Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs) re-registration.
How do I pay for my course?
You may pay for the course in full by PayPal, credit or debit card either over the phone, online or in person. We also accept cash, cheques and bank transfers. As this is a short course, there is no payment plan available. Please contact a careers advisor for information.
What support do I get?
FIE has a dedicated team of tutors whose sole purpose is to assist you through your studies. You may contact our tutors via phone, email or through the online and mobile help desk.
In addition, we run daily eClasses where you log into our free web conferencing software and interact with other students as a qualified tutor takes you through a guided learning session with PowerPoint presentations, videos, animations, quizzes and discussion groups. These sessions are scheduled on a variety of the core subjects every week. Click here to view the eClass timetable.
We encourage you to join our Facebook community where you may also meet fellow students and participate in our daily quizzes, all aimed to help you learn more about fitness and this fast growing industry.
As you work through your course, you may be required to submit assignments or portfolios and participate in practical assessments. To further assist you, we offer a feedback service where you may submit your work or send in a video prior to your assessment. A qualified assessor will review your work and give you detailed feedback on both areas where you have done well and on where improvement is required.
Remember, our team is here to help, all you need to do is ask.
Why choose Fitness Industry Education?
Click here to read some testimonials and watch video interviews from some of our past students.
Everyone at Fitness Industry Education (FIE) understands that your time is valuable and we have therefore structured all our courses in such a way that allows you to fit your study around your lifestyle and current commitments. With many courses being offered in a variety of formats, there will be the study option perfect for you.
To further enhance the flexibility of our courses, you may study from anywhere with an internet connection by using our mobile app*.
FIE has been delivering fitness qualifications and training for over 15 years. The quality of our training is assured with center accreditation through Central YMCA Qualifications, Skills Active and the Register of Exercise Professionals.
Read more about the benefits of studying with FIE on our FAQ's page.
* Apple iOS and Android devices only.