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.

What the course leads to

What courses can I do after this? 

Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training

What do I need to apply

To do this course you should have... 

  • 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 Mat work

    Level 3 Diploma in Teaching Yoga

Course costs

Course content

Course Content 

To enable learners to design and agree a safe and effective programme for patients with a range of common referral conditions 

To enable learners to deliver, review and adapt a programme for patients with a range of common referral conditions 

Cardiac Rehabilitation 

This syllabus does not qualify learners to prescribe an exercise programme for a patient entering Phase IV Cardiac Rehabilitation. Learners need to obtain a recognised Cardiac Rehab Phase IV qualification to work with this particular group of patients.

More info

Start Day/Time 

Tuesday & Thursdays 1630-1930 x 5 weeks starting 25th February and Final assessment days 14th & 16th April 2020 at the Fitrooms, Bournemouth & Poole College, The Lansdowne, Bournemouth BH1 3JJ

Attendance 

Part-time

Level 

Other Courses

Qualification Name 

Level 3 Diploma

Awarding Body 

Active IQ

More about the course 

Attendance 

Part-time

Level 

Other Courses

Qualification Name 

Level 3 Diploma

Awarding Body 

Active IQ