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
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Case study based questions and a practical assessment submitted by DVD/USB.
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 SISFFIT014 - Instruct exercise to older clients.
This page was last updated on: Monday 22 January 2018