Fitness Instructor & Education Scholarship

Are you interested in becoming a full-time qualified Fitness Instructor?
Do you want to gain a hands-on training experience to prepare you for a career in the fitness industry?
Are you looking for a first class Education that will allow you to progress to University?
Are you interested in pursuing a career working within the sporting industry?

If you are between the ages of 16-19 and you would answer ‘YES’ to any of these questions then this may be the perfect opportunity for you. In partnership with Kirklees Active Leisure, Huddersfield ESEA provide a unique Fitness Instructor and Education scholarship offering a first class Education in Sport alongside training to become a fully qualified Fitness Instructor.

Scholarship Details:


  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in ‘Sport Performance & Excellence’ (Equivalent to 3 A-Levels)
  • 15 hours of education per week
  • Maths & English provision
  • Lessons carried out at The Zone Campus


  • Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instruction (Gym)
  • 50 hours of work experience at Kirklees Active Leisure Gym per year

Exit Routes

  • Pursue career opportunities within Sport/Leisure/Fitness Industry or Private Gyms
  • University
  • Job opportunities within the sporting industry