Level 2 - Entry Level Qualification
TOTAL LEARNING HOURS
MODE OF LEARNING
Online | On-demand
IQF Level 2 Certificate
in Strength and Conditioning
The IQF Level 2 Certificate in Strength and Conditioning provides all the necessary prerequisites for working in the fitness/sports sector. It develops the required underlying scientific principles and helps the learner understand how to apply them in unique settings
Ben, Performance Manger, London, UK
About the Level 2
Welcome to the IUSCA IQF Level 2 Certificate in Strength and Conditioning. This is a formal qualification that certifies foundation competencies within the domain of strength and conditioning (S&C). This is generally the minimum standard required for meeting health and safety (H&S) specifications within organisations and from a legal liability perspective.
Some examples of jobs where this qualification is appropriate are: Fitness Instructor, Assistant S&C Coach, Sport Coach, Physiotherapist/Athletic Trainer
This online course will cover the fundamentals of anatomy, physiology, psychology, biomechanics, and nutrition, while developing an understanding of the scientific basis of program design and implementation over an extended period of time. This consists of online guided learning, along with video tutorial, and structured assessments.
Candidates will be assessed through a Portfolio of Evidence consisting of a case study, a practical demonstration, and significant reflective practice.
This course is intended to take approximately 128 hours (128 TLH), which includes significant guided learning (48 GLH) as well as supplementary learning and assessment time (80 hours).
Satisfactory completion of the course will result in the candidate being awarded an IQF Level 2 Certificate in Strength and Conditioning.
IQF LEVEL 2
ENTRY LEVEL QUALIFICATION
128 TOTAL LEARNING HOURS
46 INTERACTIVE MODULES
This was a really valuable course. I not only gained entry-level certification that meets the minimum standard within organisations, but I also leant a great deal about S&C and coaching.
Daniel, Student in Sport & Exercise Science
For a limited time only, when you register for our Level 2 Certificate in Strength and Conditioning, you will also receive the following great benefits:
FREE ACCESS TO IUSCA VIDEO (including over 20 hours of content from leaders in the field such as Brad Schoenfeld, Derek Hansen, Greg Lehman, Ron McKeefery, Lorena Torres, and many more...
FREE LIVE WEBINARS
FREE IUSCA T-SHIRT or CAP
All of our courses are accredited by the IUSCA Awarding Committee. As an Accredited International Awarding Body, our qualifications carry global recognition.
The IUSCA uses standardised course levels, rated on the International Qualification Framework (IQF), to ensure that stakeholders understand the requirements and competencies of suitably qualified individuals.
Andrew Langford, Performance Consultant
It's great to have an international standard for courses and qualifications. This makes it easy for coaches to understand the level they are at, and where they want to be.
Aden Flannagan, Lead S&C Coach, Leicester City
When recruiting, we look for candidates that have the right qualifications and show a keen interest in professional development. The IUSCA seal guarantees the standards we require.
I really became a better coach, and it was an incredible learning experience. I learnt more in 7 weeks than I have in 4 years of higher education!