Professional Qualification: YMCA Exercise Referral Diploma Level 3

Subject Area Fitness
Course Type Adult Learning
Qualification Level 3
Start Date September 2020
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Professional Qualification: YMCA Exercise Referral Diploma

The Exercise Referral Diploma Level 3 is aimed at qualified fitness professionals who wish to learn how to provide assistance/advice and design exercise programmes for people with certain medical conditions.

With a growing number of referral schemes, this specialism is not only high in demand, but highly rewarding and profitable. Upon completion of this course you will become an expert in the exercise referral process.

Exercise referral student with client.

Course Details

Entry Requirements
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  • You must have completed an appropriate vocational qualification at Level 2
  • You should have a genuine interest in this subject
What will I learn?
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  • Anatomy and Physiology for Exercise and Health (Not required if you hold a recognised level 3 Anatomy and Physiology qualification)

  • Applying the Principles of Nutrition to a Physical Activity Programme (Not required if you hold a recognised level 3 Nutrition qualification)

  • Instructing Exercise with Referred Patients

  • Professional Practice for Exercise Referral Instructors

  • Understanding Medical Conditions for Exercise Referral Planning

  • Exercise Referral Programmes with Patients

Course Applications

Code Location Dates Day Times Weeks Fees Apply/Enrol today
DP3EXR1E Array 27/02/2020 - 14/05/2020 THU 09:30:00:0 - 15:30:00:0 10 Apply Enquire

This course costs: £650.00

  • FCCourses marked are full cost with no reductions available.
  • 19+Courses marked may entitle you to an Advanced Learning Loan to help fund your studies, available for learners 19 or over.

"I teach across all of the sports courses on offer at the College. Before pursuing a career in teaching, I was a Physical Trainer with the RAF for seven years. I am a strong advocate for the outstanding learning environment and inspirational teaching available to students at the College. I encourage students to study additional qualifications, unique to the College, to enhance further study and employment options."Danny Gaze

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This course is available at our Vantage Point Campus. 

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