Recognised Prior Learning Application Form
Use the form below to apply for the Certificate or Higher Certificate in Exercise and Health Fitness 

Personal Details

Chose the Academic Year you wish to start

Which programme are you applying for:

Certificate in Exercise & Health Fitness (CEHF) - 1 Year Programme
Higher Certificate in Exercise & Health Fitness (HCEHF) - 2 Year Programme

Section 2: Educational Background

Please attach copies of Junior Certificates and Leaving Certificate Results or similar qualifications.

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Section 3: Transition Year (if completed)

If you completed Transition year please state what courses you may have attended or certificates completed with that year i.e. GAISCE Awards, HOPE foundation, First Aid, etc.

Section 3: Transition Year (if completed)

Section 4: Photo ID

Please submit a copy of your photo id below

This image should be one of the following, i.e. jpeg, png, jpg.

Passport ID/Driver's Licence
Max File Size 15MB

Please upload an up to date photo, this will be used for your Student card.

This image should be one of the following, i.e. jpeg, png, jpg.

Up to date photo (headshot)
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Section 5: Physical Activity Related Background

Courses Attended/Cultural Exchanges/Events/Other

Achievements (Certificates Received)

Section 6: Summer Employment History/Voluntary Work/Other

Please state Physical Activity you have participated in during the last 5 years. This can include: Gym Attendance, Coaching/Leadership, Attendace at Exercise Classes, Team Participation. Please also state awards received e.g. FAI Kickstat, GAA Coaching, etc.

Section 7: Supporting Statement

Applicants must include a supporting statement highlighting any information you may consider pertinent to your application e.g. reasons for applying for your chosen course. This should be a minimum 500 words and up to 1000 words. (This will be particularly beneficial to applicants that do not have relevant prior learning or relevant experience in the fitness industry e.g. (coaching, lifeguard, etc.)

Data Protection /Privacy

Data Protection: We will process your Personal Data in accordance with our Student Privacy Notice which can be accessed here or by browsing to www.ul.ie/dataprotection. We will rely on our contract with you and your consent as legal basis to process your personal data. Your Personal Data will be held by the University of Limerick in manual and in electronic format and used for the purpose of processing your application to study and communication during your time of study and will not be used for any other purpose or shared with any third parties.

 

 

 

Applicant Declaration: I confirm that the information provided in this application form is true and correct and that any supporting documentation submitted with my application is genuine. I understand that the University of Limerick may cancel my application, withdraw or amend its offer or terminate my registration on the programme if any aspect of my application is found to be falsified.

 

 

 

 

Consent to verify qualifications: I hereby give my consent to the University of Limerick to make enquiries to all referenced institutions/bodies to satisfy itself that the information I have supplied is true and correct.

 

By ticking 'Yes' below I confirm that I have read and understand the terms of the UL Privacy Notice
By ticking 'Yes' below I confirm that the information provided is accurate and genuine
Consent to verify qualifications

Click submit below and wait for the success message, this may take 30-40 seconds depending on your Internet speed and size of the documents you have uploaded. If you have omitted a 'Required' section you will need to complete it before the application will submit. The missing section will automatically be highlighted in red for you.