Exercise for Every Body

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Special Populations Courses

Today's exercise professionals must be equipped with the skills to meet the needs of an increasingly diverse population, including older adults, pregnant women, and clients with disabilities.

  • Exercise referral student taking a blood pressure reading Exercise referral student taking a blood pressure reading

    Exercise Referral Full Diploma

    £750.00

    Courses

    • Level 3 Exercise Referral Diploma
      • Level 3 Nutrition for Physical Activity
      • Level 3 Anatomy and Physiology

    Content

    • Anatomy and Physiology for Exercise and Health
    • Pathophysiology of a Range of Medical Conditions
    • Medications, Effects and Contraindications
    • Nutritional Strategies for Health, Exercise and Physical Activity
    • Consultation Skills and Motivation Strategies
    • Teaching Exercise to Referred Clients

    Extras

    • CV Connect
    • 12 months ongoing career support

    Time to Qualify

    • 8-10 weeks
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    Payment Options

    • Pay in full

      Total payable £712.50 5% discount £37.50
    • 6 month payment plan

      1 x £85 and 5 x £83 Minimum deposit £250 Total payable £750
  • Exercise referral instructor working with an older man in the gym Exercise referral instructor working with an older man in the gym

    Special Populations Diploma

    £955.00

    Courses

    • Level 3 Exercise Referral Diploma
    • Level 3 Exercise for Older Adults
    • Level 3 Pre and Postnatal Exercise Instructor

    Content

    • Pathophysiology of a Range of Medical Conditions
    • Medications, Effects and Contraindications
    • Medicolegal Considerations in Exercise Referral
    • Consultation Skills and Motivation Strategies
    • Adapting and Teaching Exercise to Older Adults
    • Adapting and Teaching Exercise to Pre and Postnatal clients

    Extras

    • CV Connect
    • 12 months ongoing career support

    Time to Qualify

    • 12-14 weeks
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    Payment Options

    • Pay in full

      Total payable £907.25 5% discount £47.75
    • 6 month payment plan

      1 x £120 and 5 x £117 Minimum deposit £250 Total payable £955
  • Doctor using a stethoscope Doctor using a stethoscope

    Ultimate Special Populations Diploma

    £1280.00

    Courses

    • Level 3 Exercise Referral Diploma
      • Level 3 Nutrition for Physical Activity
      • Level 3 Anatomy and Physiology
    • Level 3 Pre and Postnatal Exercise Instructor
    • Level 3 Exercise for Older Adults

    Content

    • Anatomy and Physiology for Exercise and Health
    • Pathophysiology of Various Diseases and Medical Conditions
    • Nutrition for Exercise, Health and Physical Activity
    • Motivational Strategies and Consultation Skills
    • Planning, Teaching and Adapting Exercise for Older Adults
    • Planning, Teaching and Adapting Exercise for Pre and Postnatal Clients

    Extras

    • CV Connect
    • 12 months ongoing career support

    Time to Qualify

    • 14-16 weeks
    Close

    Payment Options

    • Pay in full

      Total payable £1216 5% discount £64
    • 6 month payment plan

      1 x £175 and 5 x £171 Minimum deposit £250 Total payable £1280
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One Career. Unlimited Possibilities.

Join our special populations graduates working with some of the world's leading gyms and health clubs.

HFE graduates work with David Lloyd clubs across the countryHFE graduates with at Virgin Active gyms across the countryHFE graduates work at Nuffield Health facilities across the countryHFE graduates work at Bannatyne gyms and health clubs across the countryHFE graduates work with leading budget gym chain Xercise4LessHFE graduates work with popular fitness brand PureGym

Your Route to Special Populations Success

We're with you every step of the way. Fanatical support, excellent resources and real employment opportunities as standard.

Home Study

Personalised Tutor Support

Unlimited phone and email support at your fingertips

Student Manuals

Print and digital manuals, via the HFE app, available as standard

Mock Tests

An extensive range of tests to prepare you for your theory exams

Online Video Lectures

Go in-depth and get the online classroom experience at home

Face-to-Face

Theory Workshops

Maximise your knowledge with the help of our expert course tutors

Practical Workshops

Discover how to apply your newfound knowledge in a live fitness instructing environment

Complete Assessments

Throughout your course you'll complete online, theory and practical assessments

Achieve Qualification

Upon completion of the programme, you'll be awarded with an internationally-recognised qualification

Career Progression

CV Connect

Our graduates get the exclusive opportunity to put their CV in front of 100s of employers

Career Guidance

The course is over but support continues, we're here to offer 12 months ongoing career advice if you need it

Partner Support

We've secured a range of exclusive discounts on insurance, supplements, equipment and more

You Deserve the Best

And so do your clients... that's why our courses are designed and delivered by a team of clinical and technical experts.

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  • Exercise Referral

    Location Practical Attendance Dates Price  
    London – City

    1-2 Dec (2018)

    £425.00

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    Cardiff – Llanishen

    19-20 Jan (2019)

    £425.00

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    Manchester – Ashton

    9-10 Feb (2019)

    £425.00

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    York

    16-17 Feb (2019)

    £425.00

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    London – City

    23-24 Feb (2019)

    £425.00

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    Doncaster – Rossington

    16-17 Mar (2019)

    £425.00

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    Cardiff

    6-7 Apr (2019)

    £425.00

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    Manchester – Ashton

    13-14 Apr (2019)

    £425.00

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    London – City

    27-28 Apr (2019)

    £425.00

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    Walsall

    27-28 Apr (2019)

    £425.00

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    York

    25-26 May (2019)

    £425.00

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    Doncaster – Rossington

    15-16 Jun (2019)

    £425.00

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    Manchester – Ashton

    22-23 Jun (2019)

    £425.00

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    London – City

    29-30 Jun (2019)

    £425.00

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    Cardiff

    13-14 Jul (2019)

    £425.00

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    Walsall

    3-4 August (2019)

    £425.00

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    Manchester – Ashton

    17-18 August (2019)

    £425.00

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    York

    31 Aug-1 Sept (2019)

    £425.00

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    London – City

    7-8 Sept (2019)

    £425.00

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    Doncaster – Rossington

    14-15 Sept (2019)

    £425.00

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    Cardiff

    19-20 Oct (2019)

    £425.00

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    Manchester – Ashton

    19-20 Oct (2019)

    £425.00

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    Walsall

    9-10 Nov (2019)

    £425.00

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    London – City

    23-24 Nov (2019)

    £425.00

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    London – City

    14-15 Dec (2019)

    £425.00

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