Geriant Foster

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Mr Geraint Forster BA (Hons), PGCE, MA, FHEA, CSCS

Senior Lecturer

Tel: 01267 676782

Programme Manager Sport and Exercise Science (BSc).

Senior Lecturer in Sport and Exercise Science – Physiology, Training Methods, Outdoor Fitness.

Tutor & Assessor for YMCA Fitness Instructor and Personal Trainer Awards.

Studied Sport and Human Movement Studies at undergraduate level, and Outdoor Education at post-graduate level. Worked as personal trainer and manager in health and fitness clubs before moving into lecturing, initially at FE level then HE.

Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist.

Qualified coach/leader in a range of activities including Mountain biking; road cycling; open-water swimming; canoeing; kayaking; mountain leadership; personal training.

  • British Cycling
  • British Association of Sport and Exercise Scientists (BASES)
  • Swim Teachers Association
  • National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA)
  • Exercise Physiology 
  • Environmental Physiology 
  • Advanced Training Methods 
  • Personal Training 
  • Green Exercise 
  • Green Exercise
  • Strength and conditioning
  • Physical Activity and Health
  • Tutoring & Assessing vocational awards in fitness and training 
  • Mountain Bike Leadership 
  • Prescribing fitness programmes 
  • Swim technique analysis and coaching 
  • Physiological assessment and evaluation 
  • Tutoring and assessing YMCA fitness awards 
  • Tutoring Mountain Bike Leadership Awards