COVID Confident – COVID-19 Recovery Course

Play your part in helping the nation to recover from the effects of COVID-19.

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COVID Confident – COVID-19 Recovery Course

£45.00 £99.00

All you need to do is complete the home study assessments, there's no practical attendance required.

A ground-breaking new programme written and presented by clinical experts, this course has been specifically designed to assist fitness instructors and personal trainers to better support their clients struggling with the effects of COVID-19.

  • Course type

    Online training course

  • Time to qualify

    Approximately 1-week

  • Entry requirements

    None

  • Accreditations

COVID Confident - COVID-19 Recovery Course

A ground-breaking new programme written and presented by clinical experts, this course has been specifically designed to assist fitness instructors and personal trainers to better support their clients struggling with the effects of COVID-19.

Overview

Today’s exercise and fitness professionals will play a crucial role in helping the nation to recover following the COVID-19 pandemic. This COVID Confident – COVID-19 Recovery Course has been specifically designed by leading epidemiologists and is presented through a combination of eLearning and video lectures. The eLearning will walk you through all of the knowledge and understanding you will need to work effectively in the fitness industry once the sector reopens.

There are also a number of engaging and insightful video lectures presented by a GP and clinical exercise specialist, to explain how to structure and tailor an exercise programme to meet the needs of those clients affected physically, mentally, and emotionally by the effects of COVID-19.

The course also includes specific information about managing risks in the workplace, including the necessary steps you will need to take in order to reduce those risks, for yourself, your clients, and your colleagues.

Course Structure:

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Home-study

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Assessment




We understand that currently, information on coronavirus and COVID-19 changes fast and the guidance from Government and other agencies is frequently updated. We have developed this course with this in mind and have ensured that this course content is evidence-based. We will however continue to update this programme as things progress further.

Entry Requirements

This course has been written for qualified exercise professionals across a variety of disciplines (gym, exercise to music, Pilates, Yoga).

We therefore strongly advise that you have, as a minimum, a Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instruction to enrol on this course.

What You'll Learn Learning and Support Materials

What You'll Learn

This COVID Confident – COVID-19 Recovery Course is split into 5 separate units and comprises of eLearning activities, knowledge checks and online quizzes, to test your knowledge along the way.

  • Unit 1: Introduction to COVID-19

    Unit 1: Introduction to COVID-19

    • What is COVID-19?
    • Prevalence and incidence of COVID-19
    • Transmission of COVID-19
    • Protecting yourself and others
  • Unit 2: Pathophysiology and Treatment of COVID-19

    Unit 2: Pathophysiology and Treatment of COVID-19

    • Viral stages and progression
    • Physiology of long COVID
    • Common signs and symptoms
    • Acute and chronic responses to the virus
    • Medical complications associated with COVID-19
    • Treatment strategies and medical interventions
  • Unit 3: Managing COVID-19 in the Workplace

    Unit 3: Managing COVID-19 in the Workplace

    • Key roles and responsibilities
    • Managing risks in the workplace
    • The importance of ongoing professional development
    • Staying COVID secure and compliant
    • Infection prevention and management strategies
  • Unit 4: Recovering from COVID-19

    Unit 4: Recovering from COVID-19

    • Physiological, psychological and emotional effects of COVID-19
    • Risk stratification approaches to clients affected by COVID-19
    • Lifestyle strategies to improve health and wellbeing outcomes post COVID-19
    • Exercise interventions to promote recovery and resilience
    • Exercise programming guidelines
  • Unit 5: Staying up to Date on COVID-19 Matters

    Unit 5: Staying up to Date on COVID-19 Matters

    • Credible sources of further information
    • Recognising fake news and propaganda
    • References and further reading

Learning and Support Materials

Online learning through our Learner Engagement System

100% digital

This course is delivered entirely through exclusive access to our Learner Engagement System (LES).

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Support tutor

Your personal assistant

You'll be assigned a support tutor who will guide you through your course and continue to offer support even after you graduate.

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