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About this course

This course focuses on how to manage obesity and diabetes using exercise, lifestyle and nutritional strategies. It is aimed at Level 3 qualified fitness instructors, personal trainers and exercise referral instructors. And, because it’s meticulously researched, planned and delivered by a team of experts, you’ll earn a qualification from a body with an undisputed reputation to deliver long-term benefits for the health of your clients and your career.

Please note that this course also forms part of the Level 4 Diploma in Specialist Exercise (Obesity & Diabetes).

Entry Requirements

Please be aware that you will not be able to register at Level 4 with REPs (Register of Exercise Professionals) unless you also hold a suitable Level 3 Certificate in Exercise Referral. Call us on 020 3883 6136 to find out further details about this course.

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Key Features

  • A blend of face to face teaching, paper based learning and online activity
  • This course takes approximately 8-10 weeks to complete
  • Understand the prevalence of these conditions, the strategies for managing them, and the impact of diet and lifestyle

Course Details

The course content is delivered in three units. These units cover a variety of topics, including:

  • Current statistics, prevalence and trends in obesity, diabetes and metabolic syndrome
  • Current national strategies for managing each condition
  • Development and pathophysiology of obesity and diabetes
  • The impact of diet and lifestyle change in obesity and diabetes management
  • Physical activity, exercise guidance and programme design

Assessment

This qualification is assessed by:

  • Producing an in-depth written case study
  • Completing two written worksheets

Learning Outcomes

Students successfully completing this course will earn a Level 4 certificate in Physical Activity and Weight Management for Obese and Diabetic Clients (accredited by Active IQ).

Key Skills Required

In addition to the entry requirements above, the following skills are needed to undertake this course:

  • A reasonable level of physical fitness
  • Reasonable reading, writing and numeracy skills

Course Costs

The Level 4 certificate in Physical Activity and Weight Management for Obese and Diabetic Clients costs from £427, though prices vary depending your location. Call us on 020 3883 6136 to find out further details and to see if this course is available near you.

Career Opportunities

When you have successfully completed the Level 4 certificate in Physical Activity and Weight Management for Obese and Diabetic Clients, ensure you have completed the rest of the Level 4 Diploma in Specialist Exercise (Obesity and Diabetes). The qualification opens life-changing doors for your career, as well as providing you with the necessary skills and knowledge to make a difference to your clients’ health and lives.

For free and impartial careers information on any aspect of working within the health and fitness industry, please contact our dedicated recruitment team on 0845 1 90 90 96.

This Level 4 qualification is aimed at Level 3 qualified fitness instructors, personal trainers and exercise referral instructors and focuses on how to manage obesity and diabetes using exercise, lifestyle and nutritional strategies. It evaluates a range of traditionally accepted and progressive strategies surrounding obesity and diabetes management and provides a series of scientifically supported answers to tackle bulging waistlines and blood glucose management whilst restoring health and vitality.

  • This course is composed of 3 unites, which cover a variety of topics including:
  • Current statistics, prevalence and trends in obesity, diabetes and metabolic syndrome
  • Current national strategies for managing each condition
  • Development and pathophysiology of obesity and diabetes
  • The impact of diet and lifestyle change in obesity and diabetes management
  • Physical activity, exercise guidance and programme design

Designed in a way to meet your particular circumstances, time constraints and preferred learning style, this qualification is structured using a blend of online, paper based and face-to-face delivery.

The qualification includes interactive, online home study modules, a live one day workshop and further live assessment day. The live assessment day will take place approximately six weeks after the workshop. And, you’ll be fully supported before, during and after the course.

Overall, the course will take approximately 8-10 weeks to complete. Please note that you will need to have regular access to the internet to complete the qualification.

0% interest payment plans available

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