The Sports Fitness Academy provides a wide range of sport and fitness related accredited course, including sports massage, fitness instruction and personal training. The Academy is owned and operated by Joanne McGranaghan. Joanne has a long career working in the sport and fitness industry. She has a MSc in Sports science and experience in testing, analysing and training a wide variety of elite and amateur athletes. Joanne has also worked as a sports science lecturer since 2003.
All courses at the Sports Fitness Academy are mapped to the English Qualification and Credit Framework (QCF). They are recognised internationally through the Lisbon Treaty and are aligned to the European Quality Framework (EQF) These qualifications will provide access onto the Register of Exercise Professionals Ireland (REPs Ireland) and the Sports Massage Association (SMA).
Some of the courses offered by the Sports Fitness Academy are listed below..
VTCT Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instruction – Gym Based
VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Personal Training
VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy
VTCT Level 4 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy
Students are provided with flexible part time study options to ensure it can fit into a busy life and allows participants to absorb course content. All courses offer tailored solutions to allow students to choose a suitable pace for course completion.