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Children Trainer Skill Set

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This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to plan, instruct and evaluate movement programs for children aged between five and twelve years. It requires the ability to supervise young children in small groups participating in movement programs designed to promote functional movement, physical activity and general health. 

This unit does not apply to the instruction of children in the use of fitness or gym equipment typically found in gyms and other fitness facilities. This unit applies to fitness instructors who work in a variety of fitness locations such as fitness, leisure and community centres. These individuals typically work independently with some level of autonomy in a controlled environment. Work is performed according to relevant legislation including working with children and/or vulnerable people checks, and organisational policies and procedures.


On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following units

SISFFIT012 Instruct movement programs to children aged 5 to 12 years.

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This unit contains a practical demonstration of your ability and also an external component of practical i.e. working at a school for play based activities.

5 Weeks of delivery plus practicals completed in the workplace.

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Semester 2

Bunbury - On Campus - Monday 18 October - Monday 15 November 2021, 9am – 12pm

When Semester 2
Where Bunbury
How Children Trainer Skill Set

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