Level 3 Exercise Referral
The Active IQ Diploma in Exercise Referral is recognised at Level 3 qualification on the national framework. This qualification is designed to provide learners 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.
|Prerequisites||Learners must hold a Level 2 certificate in Fitness Instructing (Gym/Exercise to Music or Aqua) or equivalent or one of the following:
Delegates must be at least 16 years old.
Delivered over 6 units, learners will complete;
1. Anatomy & physiology for exercise and health*;
2. Professional Practice for exercise referral instructors;
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.
* Option to APL these units if successfully completed Level 3 Personal Training
Multiple choice paper (x2)
Learner assessment records (Worksheets)
Learner Achievement portfolio (LAP)
Attendance for course content
|Delivery methods||Online/Blended Learning: Online theory study with practical study and assignments at the University of Bath (timetable below).|
Become part of Team Bath Alumni to have the opportunity to register for further continual Professional Development seminars at reduced rates.
Anyone holding a Level 3 GP referral course qualification can progress onto many other different courses including: Level 4 certificate in physical activity and lifestyle strategies for managing low back pain, and Level 4 certificate in physical activity and weight management for obese and diabetic clients – which are offered with us here at Team Bath. Wider career options can be discussed with your tutor once the course is completed.
The Level 3 Diploma in Exercise referral costs £650 (discount available for University of Bath students, staff and alumni). Before booking, please read our course terms and conditions above.
Blended Learning Dates
Monday 7th October 2019 – Online learning begins.
Saturday 19th October 2019 (9-4.30pm) – Taught course content.
Thursday evenings from 24th October to 24th November 2019 (6-8.30pm) – Taught course content.
Saturday 30th November (9-4.30pm) – Assessment Day.
How to book
You can sign up for the Active IQ Level 3 Diploma in Exercise Referral today by booking online via the Team Bath store – click here to book.
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