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The importance of theory to professional practice

Posted: 16th Oct, 2021 by Dave Lee

The importance of theory to professional practice One thing I always try to emphasise when teaching is the importance of theory. For example, as a fitness professional, you need to know how an exercise or mode of training will impact on your client’s body. You need to know this to make your training safe, relevant, […]

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October – Reviewed Risk Assessment for Covid-19

Posted: 30th Sep, 2021 by Liz Lee

Further education COVID-19 operational guidance released on 27.09.21. Twice weekly testing is to continue and face covering to remain optional and encouraged in crowded areas. Should there be an outbreak locally, then measures may be stepped up and down. A copy of this updated risk assessment can be found below. Amac Risk Assessment – Covid-19 […]

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Updated Risk Assessment for Covid-19

Posted: 31st Aug, 2021 by Liz Lee

Following new Covid-19 operational guidance reflecting the changes with the Step 4. The key change relates to the mixing and ‘bubbles’. Face coverings are no longer advised for student and staff to use however, Amac will follow specific guidance provided by the venue where the in-person course is run. Also control measures focus on 4 […]

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Certified by Active IQ logo

Posted: 17th Jun, 2021 by Liz Lee

We are pleased to announce the creation of an ‘Active IQ Certified’ logo for our students when they become qualified. It can be used on LinkedIn and other social media channels, dropped under an email signature and used on a website. Active IQ have created this logo in direct response to requests from students to […]

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Updated June Risk Assessment for Covid-19

Posted: 7th Jun, 2021 by Liz Lee

Following updated guidance from Department of Education on face coverings for Independent Training Providers, we have updated our Risk Assessment for Covid-19 covering the following: – Face coverings (PPE section) A copy of this updated risk assessment can be found below. Amac Risk Assessment – Covid-19 updated 07.06.21 For the latest Government guidance, please visit […]

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Updated Risk Assessment for Covid-19

Posted: 12th Apr, 2021 by Liz Lee

Following updated guidance from Department of Education on face coverings and lateral flow testing for Independent Training Providers, we have updated our Risk Assessment for Covid-19 covering the following: – Lateral Flow Device Test Kits – Face coverings A copy of this updated risk assessment can be found below. Amac Risk Assessment – Covid-19 updated […]

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Announcement regarding resumption of in-person courses

Posted: 6th Apr, 2021 by Liz Lee

Following the Prime Minister’s announcement yesterday regarding the reopening of gyms, we are pleased to that all our planned dates for this month onwards will be going ahead. Students already booked onto any of these courses will be contacted directly with details on the covid-secure format and the lateral flow devices that Amac will be […]

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Covid-19 and course dates

Posted: 3rd Feb, 2021 by Liz Lee

Following the Prime Minister’s announcement last week regarding the return of education, we understand that it will be under review but not until 8th March at the earliest in a phased return. Gyms may reopen after this point. So, we have made a judgement that college/universities/adult education will most likely return last on a phased […]

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Our latest response to Covid-19

Posted: 10th Jan, 2021 by Liz Lee

Due to the current national lockdown and the government’s restrictions imposed on adult education, we will not be running any in-person courses until further notice. Amac’s next scheduled course is after half-term at the end of February (Gym Instructor) which we will keep those booked onto it updated should it need to be moved to […]

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