Level 3 Diploma in Exercise Referral with Level 4 Certificate in Physical Activity and Lifestyle Strategies for Managing Low back Pain

Level 3 Diploma in Exercise Referral with Level 4 Certificate in Physical Activity and Lifestyle Strategies for Managing Low back Pain

Levels: Level 3, Level 4
Course price: 975.00

Level 3 Diploma in Exercise Referral is the pre requisite for the Level 4 Certificate in Physical Activity and Lifestyle Strategies for Managing Low back Pain.

We are now doing these courses as a package as well as selling them individually.

Upcoming Course dates:

Exercise Referral: 28th/29th April & 26th/27th May 2018 (4 attendance days plus assessments)

Low Back Pain: 23rd/24th June 2018

Course overview:

Level 3 Diploma in Exercise Referral is 4 days with a tutor and then one assessment day. 9th & 10th September and 7th & 8th October 2017. Assessments = worksheets, theory papers, practical assessment and case study.

Level 4 Level 4 Certificate in Physical Activity and Lifestyle Strategies for Managing Low back Pain is 2 attendance days with a tutor and a formative assessment on the course attendance days.18th & 19th November 2017. Assessment = worksheets and case study.

This qualification is particularly aimed at Personal Trainers, Pilates instructors or Advanced Instructors who are seeking to enhance their qualifications, to give advice and prescribe and teach exercises for clients with specific medical conditions.

This will give you the qualifications and knowledge you require to work alongside GP’s and hospitals.

You must hold as a minimum a Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Gym/Exercise to Music or Aqua) or a Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training/Pilates or equivalent)

This Exercise Referral qualification comprises six mandatory units:

1. Anatomy and Physiology for Exercise and Health
2. Professional Practice for Exercise Referral
3. Understanding medical conditions for Exercise Referral
4. Applying the Principles of Nutrition and Physical Activity
5. Planning Exercise Referral Programmes with Patients
6. Instructing Exercise with Referred Patients

This low back pain course is aimed at experienced Instructors wishing to further their career in the health and fitness sector as a specialist instructor who can address the needs of patients/clients with low back pain.

This low back pain course will train learners to a professionally competent level, enabling them to prescribe, plan, conduct and review programmes to address the needs of patients/clients with low back pain.

The Certificate in Physical Activity and Lifestyle Strategies for Managing Low Back Pain comprises of 2 mandatory units:

  1. Prevalance and classification of low back pain.
  2. Development and Pathology of low back pain.
  3. Planning and delivering physical activity and lifestyle strategies for clients with low back pain.

What you will learn:

  • The signs, symptoms and basic pathology of specific stable conditions.
  • The implications and effects of specific medications relating to those conditions.
  • How to plan, deliver, manage and evaluate a safe, effective and progressive adapted physical activity programme, personalised to individual clients needs and lifestyle.
  • Principles of Nutrition to Physical Activity.
  • To development of a specific in-depth understanding of functional anatomy and biomechanics, relating to the spine and lower back.
  • To apply appropriate training approaches to plan and design progressive programmes for clients with low back pain.
  • To develop an understanding of the disease process and how activity or inactivity influences low back pain management.
  • To develop an understanding of medications, psychological/sociological factors and co-morbidities that influence an individuals ability to exercise safely and effectively.

Assessment:

  • Worksheets.
  • Multiple Choice Theory Papers.
  • Observed practical assessment.
  • Case study/progressive programme supported by a verbal assessment

What to do now:

  • Complete an online application form, making your deposit or full payment
  • You will attend your training days

What you will achieve:

  • Active IQ Level 3 Diploma in Exercise Referral.
  • Active IQ Level 4 Certificate in Physical Activity and Lifestyle Strategies for Managing Low back Pain.
  • 20 REPs points for each qualification

What next?

  • Active IQ Level 3 Diploma in Instructing Pilates Matwork
  • Active IQ Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy
Dates
April 28, 2018 to June 24, 2018
Prices
Full price £975.00
Deposit - (Balance £676.00)£299.00
 
 
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