Level 3 Yoga for Older Adults

Level 3 Yoga for Older Adults

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Become an in-demand exercise professional with this CPD course that incorporates the Level 3 Exercise for Older Adults qualification and a specific one-day yoga workshop.

  • Course type

    Blended learning

  • Time to qualify

    4 weeks

  • Entry requirements

    Level 3 Yoga Teacher Training

  • Accreditations

    YMCA Awards are HFE's awarding body HFE's fitness courses and qualifications are fully endorsed by REPs HFE's fitness courses and qualifications are endorsed by CIMSPA

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Intro

The latest figures show that life expectancy continues to rise and could in fact reach the late 80s by 2030. People are not just living longer, but they are also staying active and looking after themselves. Because of this, the demand for exercise professionals able to work with the older adults special population continues to increase.

Our Level 3 Yoga for Older Adults has been specially designed to enable yoga teachers to safely plan and deliver classes that cater to the specific needs of older adults. It provides a fantastic CPD opportunity for those currently teaching, or any new professionals wishing to widen their skill portfolio.

Course content

Our course is specifically designed to allow you to teach yoga to older adults, and to do so in a safe and effective.

Therefore, this specialised course covers:

  • Designing and developing yoga lessons for older clients
  • Adapting, modifying and progressing yoga asanas/pranyamas

As the course also incorporates the Level 3 Exercise for Older Adults qualification, you’ll also gain an understanding of:

  • Chief Medical Officer recommendations for 65+ years physical activity
  • Specific breakdowns of physical, muscular, skeletal, metabolic and cognitive exercise benefits
  • How to break down barriers of participation

 

Assessment

To provide you with the best possible chance of gaining your qualification, we will assess you in a variety of ways:

  • Exercise modifications worksheet
  • Lesson plan
  • Group case study

 

Prerequisites

To enrol on this course, students must already possess the Level 3 Yoga Teacher Training qualification. Aside from this prerequisite, it’s important that you have a possible attitude towards helping older clients.

Accreditations

REPs 20

The Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs) awards 20 points for the base Level 3 Older Adults qualification.

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