Content:

The course covers the following topics:

  • Nervous system, muscle and trauma
  • Fitness principles and musculoskeletal co-morbidities
  • Neurological Conditions including, Acquired Brain Injury, Parkinson’s Disease, Multiple Sclerosis
  • Neuromuscular Disorders
  • Lifestyle and behaviour modification change
  • Prescription, programming and rehabilitation

The flexible study time expects the student to engage with a range of Master level skills which are indicative of this level of learning and include: research, reading, data analysis and interpretation, report writing, practical skills, profiling clients, developing exercise prescription plans and an exam.

Prerequisite:

It is suited for both health care professionals and fitness professionals who have REPS 3 accreditation.

Assessment:

Student assessments are carried out through case study analysis, a multiple choice question exam and 2 weekends of face-to-face time where practical gym sessions will take place.

Awarding Organisation:

Endorsed by PD:Approval for recognition by REPs

Training Provider