Diploma in Exercise ReferralDiploma •
About the course
This qualification is designed to provide health and fitness professionals with the knowledge to ensure safe and effective exercise programming for patients with a number of medical conditions and common reasons for referral onto a community-based exercise referral scheme. Throughout this course, instructors and health and fitness professionals will be provided with a range of modules devised by industry professionals, designed to ensure the safe and effective exercise programming for patients with a number of medical conditions. Individuals will also learn about the common reasons for referral onto a community-based exercise referral scheme.
Type of LearningAdult Learning
Study ModePart Time
Awarded ByThis course is accredited by Active IQ
Location ByBurnley College
Learners must hold either a Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Gym/ Exercise to Music or Aqua) or equivalent (including qualifications which give entry to the REPs physical activity advisor category) or one of the following: Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training, Level 3 Diploma in Instructing, Pilates Matwork or Level 3 Diploma in Teaching Yoga.
You will be continuously assessed and there are no final examinations.
Careers & Progression
On successful completion of this course you may progress to a higher qualification or other skills based courses within the Sports sector. Careers that this course may lead to include self-employed Fitness Trainer or a range of roles in the Sports industry working with other health practioners.