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Instructability

Type of service:
Groups, Clubs And Activities
Address:
Nationally Available
Telephone number:
07766 923328
Mobile number:
N/A
Service description:
InstructAbility is a multi award winning bespoke programme designed to engage disabled people in the fitness industry as gym instructors and gym users.

The scheme provides disabled people with free, accessible fitness industry training and qualifications followed by a voluntary industry work placement where instructors work to encourage more disabled people in the local community to participate in fitness activities.

InstructAbility is funded by Sport England and offers disabled people free gym instructor training and an industry work placement. The aim of the scheme, created by Aspire, the spinal injury charity and delivered in partnership with YMCAfit, is to support disabled people into a fitness career where they can encourage other disabled people to access leisure facilities and enjoy and active lifestyle.

InstructAbility welcome applications from people with a range of impairments, but please note that candidates need to be able to work at level 2 standard (equivalent to GCSE) due to the theory components in anatomy and physiology which are an examined part of the course.
Cost:
Not provided
Age range:
16 years - 0
Opening hours:
N/A
Ofsted Inspection Grade:
N/A
Additional information:
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Eligibility criteria:
  • Aged 16+
  • Physical Disability
  • Unemployed
Referral route:
  • Application Form To Be Completed
Location map:
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