school teams up with fitness club for sports diploma
from Year 13 at Highbridge's King Alfred School have been visiting
a fitness club in Bridgwater over the past few weeks as part of
their Level 3 Subsidiary Diplomas in Sport.
The students have been using the opportunity to gain a valuable
understanding of how a health and fitness clubs looks after its
During their visits to the Trimwise Health and Fitness Club in
Bridgwater, the students have been shown the induction process,
including some health and fitness tests, and how that information
is used to write training programmes for members.
Year 13 student Tim Weeks said: "The opportunity improved
our knowledge of the fitness industry and has shown us how our
studies relate to this vocation."
Course Leader Pete Harris thanked Pete Matthews and his team
who gave up their time and resources to welcome the students and
provide them with such a experience.