Qualification Information

VTCT Product Code: IP2A5 GLH: 4 Age Restriction: 14
Qualification Number: 603/6162/1 Units: 1 Registration End Date: 1st Jun 2021
Level: 2

Additional Information

Documentation for this qualification last amended 25 September 2020


About this qualifications


Who is this qualification for?


The VTCT (ITEC) Level 2 Award in Infection Prevention (COVID-19) for Sport and Fitness Sessions is a knowledge-based qualification aimed at gym instructors, fitness instructors and personal trainers who need to understand the COVID-19 infection prevention methods required in order to maintain high levels of health and safety in the provision of their services to clients.


What does this qualification cover?


This qualification is informed by national and international guidelines in relation to COVID-19. Learners must achieve the mandatory unit:

  • Infection prevention (COVID-19) for sport and fitness sessions

  • Throughout this qualification, learners will develop knowledge on the importance of social responsibility, the causes, transmission and effects of COVID-19 and the methods used to control transmission, such as correct hand hygiene and the use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). They will also gain an understanding of the safe working practices required in the working environment in order to protect themselves and their clients.


    What could this qualification lead to?


    The primary purpose of this qualification is to prepare learners to progress to further qualifications within their chosen discipline with an understanding of the role of infection prevention in relation to COVID-19. It also provides learners with personal growth and engagement, as the infection prevention techniques covered, such as hand hygiene, are applicable to everyday life.






    Qualification Structure

    Mandatory - from this group you'll need to cover a minimum of 1 components and earn a minimum of credits.

    Unit Code Unit Ref Unit Title Level Credits GLH
    UIP5 R/618/3059 Infection prevention (COVID-19) for sport and fitness sessions 2 4



    *For full details of the Rules of Combination for this qualification please see the Qualification Specification/Record of Assessment book.

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    Specialist Trade Courses 0345 5652656 Visit website England
    Central Bedfordshire College - Dunstable Campus 01582 477776 Visit website Bedfordshire - Central Bedfordshire
    Holistic Beauty Academy 07876 680133 Visit website Berkshire - Reading
    Reading College 0800 371434 Visit website Berkshire - Reading
    South Gloucestershire and Stroud College - Filton Campus 0117 909 2357 Visit website Bristol, City of
    Milton Keynes College 01908 637238 Visit website Buckinghamshire - Milton Keynes
    Bodmin College 01208 79220 Visit website Cornwall
    Lakes College West Cumbria 01946 839300 Visit website Cumbria
    Chesterfield College 01246 500500 Visit website Derbyshire
    Health Hub Fitness Academy 07852943530 Visit website Derbyshire - Derby
    Holistic Therapies Training Academy 01237 472109 Visit website Devon
    Petroc - Tiverton Campus 01884 235219 Visit website Devon
    Green Labyrinth Training - Durham 01793 236245 Visit website Durham
    East Sussex College - Hastings 01424 458395 Visit website East Sussex
    School of Massage & Physical Performance 01323 736187 Visit website East Sussex
    Essex Training Solutions - Colchester 07866 121121 Visit website Essex
    Harlow College 01279 868000 Visit website Essex
    New City College - Epping Forest Campus 020 8508 8311 Visit website Essex
    Specialist Trade Courses - Colchester 0345 565 2656 Visit website Essex
    SH Holistic Training 07876 208656 Visit website Essex - Southend-on-Sea
    SH Holistic Training LOS 07876 208656 Visit website Essex - Southend-on-Sea
    Bolton College 01204 482000 Visit website Greater Manchester - Bolton
    Active Health Group 0161 235 5306 Visit website Greater Manchester - Manchester
    Tameside College 0161 908 6789 Visit website Greater Manchester - Tameside
    Wigan and Leigh College 01942 761600 Visit website Greater Manchester - Wigan
    Eastleigh College 023 8091 1028 Visit website Hampshire
    Future Fit Training Ltd 01329 823400 Visit website Hampshire
    Havant & South Downs College 023 9279 7995 Visit website Hampshire
    Highbury College 023 9238 3131 Visit website Hampshire - Portsmouth
    Lynn Levick Training Provider 01432 760915 Visit website Herefordshire
    Extend Exercise Training Ltd 01582 832760 Visit website Hertfordshire
    Hertfordshire Care Providers Association 01707 536020 Visit website Hertfordshire
    Oaklands College 01727 737000 Visit website Hertfordshire
    Specialist Trade Courses - Baldock 01279 210005 Visit website Hertfordshire
    Folkestone College 01303 858216 Visit website Kent
    Kent Sports Academy Limited 01233 641000 Visit website Kent
    Marsh Academy 01797 364593 Visit website Kent
    Sandwich Technology School 01304 610000 Visit website Kent
    The Duke of York's Royal Military School 01304 245023 Visit website Kent
    Bay Leadership Academy 01524 416830 Visit website Lancashire
    Green Labyrinth Training - Preston 01793 236245 Visit website Lancashire
    West Lancashire College 01695 52300 Visit website Lancashire
    Blackpool and the Fylde College - Bispham Campus 01253 504625 Visit website Lancashire - Blackpool
    Brooksby Melton College 01664 850850 Visit website Leicestershire
    Loughborough College 01509 215831 Visit website Leicestershire
    a-training 01476 849342 Visit website Lincolnshire
    Grimsby Institute of Further & Higher Education 01472 311222 Visit website Lincolnshire - North East Lincolnshire
    KSM Therapies 07931 231320 Visit website London - Bromley
    The World of Work 020 3589 6723 Visit website London - Enfield
    College of Haringey, Enfield and North East London 020 8802 3111 Visit website London - Haringey
    HCUC Harrow 020 8909 6451 Visit website London - Harrow
    Specialist Trade courses - Origin Rainham 01782 499227 Visit website London - Havering
    Athletic Performance Education Company (APEC) 01895 274000 Visit website London - Hillingdon
    West Thames College 020 8326 2000 Visit website London - Hounslow
    LionHeart In The Community (LITC) 020 3397 0303 Visit website London - Lambeth
    Fami Hair and Beauty Institute 020 8518 1688 Visit website London - Redbridge
    St Mary's University, Twickenham 020 8240 4000 Visit website London - Richmond upon Thames
    Big Creative Academy 0208 498 3300 Visit website London - Waltham Forest
    St Helens College - Knowsley Campus 0151 477 5850 Visit website Merseyside - Knowsley
    Alsop High School 0151 235 1200 Visit website Merseyside - Liverpool
    The City of Liverpool College - The Learning Exchange 0151 252 3725 Visit website Merseyside - Liverpool
    St Helens College - Town Centre Campus 01744 733766 Visit website Merseyside - St. Helens
    Wirral Metropolitan College - Conway Park Campus 0151 551 7777 Visit website Merseyside - Wirral
    Wirral Metropolitan College - The Oval Campus 0151 551 7001 Visit website Merseyside - Wirral
    City College Norwich 01603 773393 Visit website Norfolk
    The College of West Anglia - King's Lynn Campus 01553 761144 Visit website Norfolk
    Middlesbrough College 01642 333333 Visit website North Yorkshire - Middlesbrough
    Redcar and Cleveland College 01642 473132 Visit website North Yorkshire - Redcar and Cleveland
    York College 01904 770200 Visit website North Yorkshire - York
    Moulton College 01604 491131 Visit website Northamptonshire
    Northampton Academy 01604 210017 Visit website Northamptonshire
    Abingdon and Witney College - Abingdon Campus 01235 216415 Visit website Oxfordshire
    Banbury and Bicester College part of Activate Learning 0808 168 6626 Visit website Oxfordshire
    City of Oxford College part of Activate Learning 01865 550550 Visit website Oxfordshire
    Balby Carr Community Academy 01302 312140 Visit website South Yorkshire - Doncaster
    Enabling Development Opportunities Ltd - Hednesford 01543 458580 Visit website Staffordshire
    Ruby Elite Training 01782 499227 Visit website Staffordshire - Stoke-on-Trent
    Omni Academy 01932 232322 Visit website Surrey
    Bournville College 0121 477 1300 Visit website West Midlands - Birmingham
    South and City College Birmingham - Bordesley Green 0121 6945000 Visit website West Midlands - Birmingham
    Halesowen College 0121 602 8025 Visit website West Midlands - Dudley
    City of Wolverhampton College - Wellington Road Campus 01902 821074 Visit website West Midlands - Wolverhampton
    St Bede's and St Joseph's Catholic College 01274 941941 Visit website West Yorkshire - Bradford
    Wakefield College 01924 789789 Visit website West Yorkshire - Wakefield
    Wakefield College - Lightwaves 01924 789800 Visit website West Yorkshire - Wakefield
    Evesham College part of WCG 01386 712604 Visit website Worcestershire
    JBH training Ltd 07712 649091 Visit website Worcestershire
    Guernsey College of Further Education 01481 737500 Visit website Guernsey
    Carlow Youth Training +353 59 913 2245 Visit website Ireland
    Churchtown Institute +353 1 458 6603 Visit website Ireland
    Sports Fitness Academy +353 876288724 Visit website Ireland
    The Deep End Training Academy +353 68 30 820 Visit website Ireland
    Ocean Beauty Academy +356 7906 6243 Visit website Malta
    Fitness Industry Training - Asylum Gym 07534 000290 Visit website Ards and North Down
    Alpha Training (N.I.) Ltd 02890813930 / 07515640905 Visit website Belfast
    Uni Learning 028 9590 2890 Visit website Belfast
    Fitness Industry Training - Next Generation WLC 07534000290 Visit website Causeway Coast and Glens
    WRIGHT Foundation CIC 01307 469055 Visit website Angus
    Bridgend College 01656 302302 Visit website Bridgend
    ISA Training 0845 301 8660 Visit website Bridgend
    Neath Port Talbot College - Coleg Castell Nedd Port Talbot 01639 648200 Visit website Neath Port Talbot

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