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Fitness for Older Adults

Fitness for Older Adults provides personal trainers and gym instructors with the skills and knowledge that can be applied to facilitate them working with older clientele.

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With an ageing population, the requirement to work with older adults is becoming more prevalent; however there are additional considerations and necessities in doing so.

This course provides fitness instructors with the qualification necessary to gain registration as an Older Adults instructor. On completion of this course, many instructors work in association with health and medical professionals to provide a full service to clients. The pre-requisite for this course is the Certificate III in Fitness - SIS30315.

The course includes:

  • Assessing the capabilities of the older client
  • Principles of exercise programming for the older client
  • Emphasis on including social interactions as part of exercise planning
  • Physical and medical conditions associated with ageing

Increase client numbers and revenue by becoming an accredited Older Adult instructor!

Additional Information for Fitness for Older Adults

Nominal Hours 50 hours
Assessment Method Case study based questions and a practical assessment submitted by DVD/USB.
Pre-requisite Certificate III in Fitness - SIS30315
Statement of Attainment Students will be qualified as an older adults trainer and will be issued with a statement of attainment for SISFFIT314 - Plan and deliver exercise to older clients with managed conditions.

This page was last updated on: Wednesday 07 September 2016

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