course details

This programme provides potential community physical activity leaders with the skills and confidence to support members of their community to adopt and maintain healthier and more active lifestyles.

Course Content:

  • Profiling and establishing the needs of a target community

  • Identifying the opportunities for physical activity in their community

  • Engaging individuals and groups in physical activity

  • Coaching and supporting change

  • Assessing an individual's suitability to participate in physical activity

  • Preparing, delivering and evaluating physical activity

  • Leading a physical activity session

Assessment:

Coursework and practical assessments (ongoing throughout the course)

Pre-requisite:

There are no pre-requisites

Format:

Four days (face to face)

Recognition:

  • YMCA Awards Level 2 Award in Community Activation

  • CIMSPA and REPs points

Community Activation
Having a group of volunteers trained as Community Activators means I can be sure they have the knowledge to bring the key messages about physical activity to others.
The skills learned on the Community activator course are key to the success of our volunteers when engaging with peers in their communities.
— Philip Gill - Active Living Manager, London Borough of Camden
 

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