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Fitness Instructor


Fitness Instructor is your access point into the industry and employment!

Do not have a Grade 12? Welcome to your access into fitness qualifications and the industry!

Fully accredited CATHSSETA programme


NQF Level: 4

Method of Delivery:

  • This is a fully theoretical course with some practical tasks built in to prepare you for the workplace
  • This certification is completed fully online


Course Content:

  • Anatomy and Kinesiology
  • Physiology
  • Client pre-screening
  • Introduction to what small group training is about
  • Introduction to fitness facility and equipment maintenance



  • Online-based Portfolio of Evidence consisting of ongoing quizzes and tasks
  • Online Theory Exam



  • 6 months from date of registration




The minimum requirement is a Grade 11 certification for learners to complete this course.

Should you not hold this certificate, please contact the office for further instruction and information.


Fitness Instructor is your entry into the fitness working space.

This certificate qualifies you to work on the floor in a gym or wellness space. From here, you can spread your wings into a variety of other options.

Topics covered in this course: Anatomy, Physiology, introduction to screening clients and the basics of what group exercise is about.