Award In Indoor Cycling

This qualification is aimed at all level 2/3 qualified instructors and personal trainers and has been developed to train learners, who already have knowledge and skills in fitness instruction, to a professionally competent level to plan and deliver safe and effective kettlebell exercises and training sessions. This qualification is designed to broaden the skills of fitness instructors to include instructing kettlebell sessions.

Active IQ Level 2 Award in Instructing Studio Cycling is suitable for those wishing to teach a studio based indoor cycling session, the course will give you knowledge and skills to plan and deliver a safe and effective indoor cycling session.



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Options Course Code Starts Ends Days From To Standard Fee Overseas Fee
enrol 60599-01 21/01/23 21/01/23 Saturday 09:00 17:00 £85 £259
enrol 60599-02 06/05/23 06/05/23 Saturday 09:00 17:00 £85 £259

What will I study?

The course syllabus consists of two mandatory units:

  • Planning a Indoor Cycling Session
  • Instructing a Indoor Cycling Session

Entry requirements: • A suitable Level 2 fitness instructing qualification, for example: • Active IQ Level 2 Certificate in Gym Instructing. • Active IQ Level 2 Certificate in Group Training. • Active IQ Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing. • Some experience of studio cycling is useful. • The course requires physical exertion, and individual participation is essential; therefore, a degree of physical fitness is necessary. • There is an element of communication (discussing, presenting, reading and writing) involved, and learners should have basic skills in communication pitched at Level 1.

A pre requisite of Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing is required

How will I be assessed?

This course is assessed by:

  • Course work / portfolio of evidence
  • Practical demonstration Once completed a certificate will be issued by Active IQ.

What qualification will I achieve?

Active IQ Level 2 Award in Instructing Indoor Cycling

What can I do after completing this course?

Instruct indoor cycling (spin) classes and specialist indoor cycling training elements within training programmes.

This qualification provides progression on to: • Active IQ Level 2 Award in Instructing Kettlebells. • Active IQ Level 2 Award in Instructing Circuit Sessions. • Active IQ Level 2 Certificate in Group Training. • Active IQ Level 3 Diploma in Personal Training. • Apprenticeships within the active leisure sector.

Additional Info

This course is available as a 1 day course on a Saturday, with two courses running throughout the academic year.

This qualification is recognised by REPs and carries 20 REPs points.

We offer Level 2 Gym Instructing and Level 3 Personal Training qualification which can be undertaken alongside these qualifications.