Group Exercise Instructor (Music)

The Group Exercise Instructor (Music) Course aims to educate fitness professionals to design and teach safe and effective group fitness programmes for participants of varying fitness levels. The course comprises lectures and practical drills.

Learning Objectives

By the end of the course, participants will be equipped with knowledge on these following topics:

  • Introduction to Group Exercise Instructor Course (Music)
  • Experience a Master class
  • Fundamentals of group exercise class
  • Understanding music
  • Cueing in group exercise class
  • Teaching strategies
  • Warm-up segment
  • Cardiorespiratory fitness training
  • Muscular fitness training
  • Cool down segment
  • Experience other types of class formats
  • Injury prevention for group exercise instructors
  • Professional ethics and communications skills
  • Group revision for practical examination 

Who should attend?

Suitable for individuals who would like to:

  • Expand their knowledge and skills in the areas of aerobic and fitness
  • Obtain the theoretical and practical knowledge required for Group Exercise Instructor (Music)

Entry Requirement

Participants who have completed the following certification:

  • FISAF personal trainer certified
  • ACE personal trainer certified
  • ACSM personal trainer certified
  • NSCA personal trainer certified
  • Fitness Instructor certified (Sport Singapore)
  • FISAF aqua instructor certified
  • Teaching free-style aerobics classes or similar group exercises classes for at least 1 year

*Participants who possess other certifications will be assessed on a case-by-case basis.

Certification

Participants will be awarded the Certificate of Achievement issued by Republic Polytechnic upon meeting 75% of the attendance requirement and passing a multiple-choice examination.

Participants must acquire the “Standard First Aid with CPR & AED” certification before the commencement of attachments. Failing so, participants will not be allowed to do attachments.

Both theory and practical re-examinations are chargeable at $53.50 each (including GST).

Course Dates/Duration

29 & 30 January 2021 (Friday and Saturday) 8am to 6pm

5 & 6 February 2021 (Friday and Saturday) 8am to 6pm

Practical Assessment

14 & 21 February 2021 (Saturday) 9am to 2pm

Theory Examination and Re-Examination

18 February 2021 (Thursday) 7pm to 8.30pm

4 March 2021 (Thursday) re-examination 7pm to 8.30pm

Course Venue

RP ACE @ Woodlands

Full Course Fee (Others)

Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above

SME-employed Singapore Citizens & SPR

Singapore Citizens aged below 40 OR Singapore PR

$1070.00

$107.00

$121.00

$321.00

Notes:
• Payment may be made using SkillsFuture Credit.
• All fees quoted are inclusive of 7% GST.
• From 1 July 2020, Workfare Training Scheme (WTS) and fee subsidy under WTS will cease. WTS will be replaced by Workfare Skills Support Scheme (WSS). For more information on WSS, please refer to https://www.wsg.gov.sg/programmes-and-initiatives/workfare-skills-support-scheme-individuals.html.

Republic Polytechnic reserves the right to make changes to the course fee and application closing dates without prior notice. The commencement of each course is subject to sufficient number of participants.

All information is accurate at time of publishing.

Last updated on 29 Dec 2020

Need more help?

If you are still unsure about which course to pursue, please contact our Academy for Continuing Education.  

Fees quoted are inclusive of GST. Republic Polytechnic reserves the right to make changes to the course fees and application closing dates without prior notice. The commencement of each course is subject to a sufficient number of participants. All information is accurate at time of publishing.