FLEXERCISE ESSENTIALS – Endorsed by FLexercise, EMD UK, CIMSPA and REPS
Frequently asked questions – 1 day CPD Course or via Virtual online learning
Automatic entry onto the course is for instructors with a Level 2 – Exercise to Music Qualification / Level 2 Fitness Qualification or Dance diploma/degree.
- Adding a new discipline to your portfolio.
- Learning to deliver a proven and effective exercise system.
- Access to a private facebook group for exchanging music and class work ideas.
- National and local continuing training opportunities.
- This is a great stepping stone towards the nationally accredited FLexercise Level 3 qualification awarded by Active IQ.
- The course is awarded CPD points and endorsed by CIMSPA and REPS
The course fee is £220.00 and is supported by an Open Bursary from Exercise Movement and Dance UK, subject to T+C’s, further reducing the course fee.
Your course tutor will arrange a pre-course video conference session to discuss and prepare you in readiness for delivery of 3 online video/web conferencing modules. Although not essential, if you can, it might be a good idea to attend a FLexercise class before the practical training day. Obviously this is not possible during Covid 19 so please check out our classes on YouTube. www.youyube.com/watch?v=ucQHxgj2GKA. This will give you an idea of the structure and style of each class.
FLexercise’s preferred conference application is Zoom. Instructors will need to download the app from www.zoom.us – it is free and easy to use.
Your course tutor and the FLexercise technical support team will help give you guidance if you need any help getting set up.
You will receive access to a series of online training videos together with the Exercise Essentials Resource Portfolio in both electronic and hard copy format.
Virtual online learning modules will be split over 3 session, each lasting for 2 hours.
If the practical is delivered face-to-face, training days start at 9.30am and finish at 5.30pm. However this is negotiable depending on the distance instructors have to travel.
The 3 online modules are designed to teach you everything you need to know in order to deliver the FLexercise System. You will gain a comprehensive understanding and awareness of the FLexercise System based on the Bagot Stack Principles. With this knowledge you will be able to apply the application of the principles to class planning taking into account differing needs and abilities.
In preparation for your practical teaching video submission assessment your course tutor will arrange a follow up zoom call to chat over your pre prepared teaching work.
Once you’ve passed the practical teaching assessment you are eligible to teach the FLexercise System in a range of professional settings, including gyms, community halls, dance studios….the list goes on!
You will received Certification and be able to register your CPD points if you are a member of REPS or CIMSPA.
You will receive information about our CPD in house teachers courses both nationally and regionally.
Please note: In some cases you are not licensed to promote a FLexercise class without affiliating to FLexercise.
Classes can be promoted as Exercise Essentials endorsed by FLexercise. You will receive the Exercise Essentials promotional / branding tool kit on completion of the course.
If you hold a Level 2 ETM qualification and wish to promote your classes using the FLexercise branding you will be required to affiliate with the organisation.