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Level 3 Diploma in Exercise referral (GP referral)

Level 3 Diploma in Exercise referral (GP referral)
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Level 3 Diploma in Exercise referral (GP referral)

This qualification is the perfect career step for all qualified fitness professionals. With the GP Referral qualification you will gain knowledge in a wide variety of preventative and rehabilitative exercise therapies. This stimulating Exercise Referral course will challenge you and widen your knowledge and understanding of the health promoting benefits of physical activity.

What will I learn on this course?

The course will introduce you to a wide range of chronic and lifestyle diseases, their aetiology and pathophysiology (cause and development) and explore exercise approaches for successful intervention into such conditions. You will learn about the signs, symptoms and basic pathology of specific stable conditions such as:

  • Orthopaedic diseases; arthritis and osteoporosis
  • Cardiovascular diseases such as Hypertension
  • Coronary Heart Disease
  • Metabolic diseases such as Diabetes
  • Pulmonary diseases such as Asthma
  • Raised cholesterol and Obesity
  • And many other common conditions…

You will also learn about the implications and effects of specific medications relating to those conditions and most importantly how to plan, deliver, manage and evaluate a safe, effective and progressive adapted physical activity program, personalised to individual client’s needs and lifestyle.


Online Course

This course would be completed over 1 assessment day at one of our available locations. You will be also be given an online dedicated tutor to help you every step of the way!

Assessment days are every two weeks so email your tutor for the closest dates!


Who is suitable for the course?

Level 2 fitness instructors or Level 3 personal trainers (or their equivalent) wishing to work with referred medium risk special populations that would benefit from an exercise program to improve their current condition.


Price

The price of this course is £550 we also have 0% interest monthly payments available!

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