Core Fitness Education - Fitness Qualifications & Courses | Courses | Diploma in Exercise Referral

Based on 3 Reviews

£497.00

Group booking discounts available for bookings of 6 or more.

3 Months Interest Free Credit Available

An initial payment of £200 followed by 3 monthly payments of £99.00

  • Written and taught by medical doctors
  • Evidence based course
  • Internationally recognised
  • REPs and Active IQ Accredited qualification
  • Weekend courses to work around your life

Become an Exercise referral instructor with the only course taught by doctors and help people with chronic medical problems improve their symptoms, disease progress and also their outlook. Exercise is medicine and with all the new government funding in place and exercise referral jobs vastly increasing both privately and in the NHS, now is the time to enter this exciting, rewarding and fast growing areas of health and fitness.

Share this:

Inactivity and chronic disease are growing problems. Work in a field that provides stable work and the satisfaction of working to improve the lives of clients with chronic disease.

Our course goes above and beyond the national qualification syallbus as it is delivered by our medical team. Our course director Dr Dane Vishnubala, works for public health england and the royal college of GPs and is the chief medical Advisor for Active IQ. When it comes to Exercise Referral we really are the specialists- come and learn from the best!

During this 4 day course you wil learn about:

  • Exercise Referral and Funding
  • Diabetes
  • Obesity
  • High Cholesterol
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Depression and Anxiety
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Joint Replacements
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Asthma
  • COPD

Certification
AIQ Level 3 Diploma in Exercise Referral

Accreditation
REPs 20 Points and Active IQ

Support
You will be supported throughout the course by your dedicated educational supervisor. Your tutor will be a medical doctor who is also an experienced fitness professional.

In this short module we discuss how to get the most out of the course and what you need to do!

In this module we look at how exercise referral works, how it is funded, where the jobs are, as well as how the NHS is structured and how public health funding works.

Consultation skills are important when working with patients. Here we teach techniques that we also teach GPs and other doctors including motivational interviewing.

In this module we cover hypertension, hypercholesterolaemia as well as cardiovascular diseases. We look at the pathophysiology, investigations, management and exercise prescription.

In this module we cover asthma and COPD. We look at the pathophysiology, investigations, management and exercise prescription.

In this module we cover depression and anxiety. We look at the pathophysiology, investigations, management and exercise prescription.

In this module we cover lower back pain, joint replacements, osteoporosis and osteoarthritis. We look at the pathophysiology, investigations, management and exercise prescription.

Inactivity is a big problem at the moment, here we look at the problem itself, the cause and the health benefits physiologically of being active. We also take a look at key research.

Here we look at common clients you may see and discuss exercise prescription in more detail.

Andrew Smith

Monday 09 January 2017

THe online lectures were great. Felt like I was back at university but with the flexibility.

Anonymous

Friday 16 December 2016

Nice to learn from the true experts!

Adam Turner

Wednesday 14 December 2016

Jason and Dane were fantastic. I learned more on the course than in my MSc in physical activity.

Sign in to Add a Review

You will be assessed by:

  • Case Study
  • Coursework (Worksheets)

Does your business, leisure club, university, college or workplace need training?

If you have at least 6 students that require training we can come to you or you can come to us! Get in touch to have a discussion and receive a competitive quote.

Organisations we have worked with:

Get in touch

Have you considered..

Gait Analysis

Lv.3 8
£197

This qualification is for any instructor who wants to increase their understanding of gait and biomechanics and start to use manual examination and video analysis skills when analysing gait.

Studio Cycling Instructor

Lv.2 16
£197

This course is designed, written and delivered by a team of sports scientists, academics, specialist instructors, cyclists, triathletes, educationalists and experienced personal trainers.

Students are expected to attend a weekend (day and a half) of face to face teaching. The weekend will be predominantly be practically based but will include revision of the relevant anatomy and physiology specific to studio cycling. Learn the science and technique of bike setup and drills, learn how to put a class together, how to choose appropriate music and how to teach effectively.

Our course is designed to be comprehensive, you will be confident to teach the moment you qualify!

Suspension and Kettlebell Instructor Certificate

Lv.2 16
£219

Get a recognised certification in two of the fitness industry's exciting new ways of training. Suspension training has been around for decades however it has recently grown in popularity through the company TRX who make the equipment. Learn the basics, the advanced moves, the theory and how to put it all together.

Hypertension and Exercise

Lv.2 3
£37

This fantastic online course has been created by medical doctors, with an interest in exercise medicine.

This evidence based course looks into what really happens to blood pressure with exercise.

You will cover the fundamentals of blood pressure and control, how it is managed and how we should prescribe exercise.

This evidenced-based look at blood pressure and exercise is the only one of its kind in the UK.