Posted: 30 October 2012
Since January 2011, CYQ has been working with the Sapienza University of Rome and a number of other European partners to develop a suite of eLearning courses, offered in at least 12 different European languages. The three year project is part of a European funded project which is co-financed by the...
Posted: 18 October 2012
Olympic and Paralympic heroes joined Central YMCA to celebrate the charity’s work with young people. The Building Brighter Futures event showcased several of Central YMCA’s recent projects, including the award-winning InstructAbility programme, and Central YMCA’s body image campaign, for which CYQ...
Posted: 21 September 2012
CYQ is pleased to launch additional eTraining for the Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Exercise to Music). eTraining is already available for the Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Gym) and this latest addition has been developed in response to the feedback provided in CYQ’s...
Posted: 28 June 2012
CYQ’s Head of Business Development, Lori Randall, was delighted to present the breakout session ‘New skills competition for the sector – Fitness Instructor/Personal Trainer’ alongside Richard Burley, Vice Principal of Burton and South Derbyshire College (formerly Head of School, City College...
Posted: 28 June 2012
For aspiring exercise professionals it is relatively easy to establish industry recognition of qualifications since there is only really one professional association which "recognises the qualifications and expertise of health-enhancing exercise instructors in the UK" (ie: REPs) Therefore, if the...
Posted: 27 June 2012
CYQ’s 2012 Centre Satisfaction Survey is now complete. Thank you to all centres who took the time to complete the survey.
The team at CYQ were delighted with the results of the survey with 94.5% of centres stating they would recommend CYQ to another centre looking for an awarding organisation.
Posted: 15 June 2012
CYQ and City College Norwich recently combined forces to run the 2012 East Region Fitness Instructor Awards. On 30 May, seven participants from four colleges competed to be crowned the East Region Fitness Instructor winner.
The competition was eventually won by Kristian Dyer from City College...