Cater to an evergrowing client base by learning to meet the fitness needs of older adults. This represents an exciting CPD opportunity for qualified trainers and instructors.
Join our special populations graduates working with some of the world's leading gyms and health clubs.
Cater to an ever-growing client base by learning to meet the fitness needs of older adults. This represents an exciting CPD opportunity for qualified trainers and instructors.
Our Level 3 Exercise for Older Adults is designed to help fitness professionals upskill as well as gain new knowledge and the necessary skills to make a real difference in peoples’ lives. Ultimately, you’ll develop an understanding of the ageing process and how exercise can be used to improve quality of life.
Accredited by YMCA Awards and recognised by CIMSPA, this qualification provides a perfect opportunity for a wide array of instructors and professionals, including personal trainers, yoga teachers and Pilates instructors, to expand their client base and range of services.
This course is primarily delivered through home-study, although you will be required to attend one of our training venues to complete a theory assessment.
To help you fully grasp the course we’ll give you access to a wealth of learning resources including online practice quizzes, bespoke print and digital manuals and unlimited phone and email support from a dedicated Learning Support Tutor.
In order to enrol onto this training course, you must already possess a Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instruction – either gym-based or group exercise. Those with a Level 3 Diploma in Mat Pilates or a Level 3 Yoga Teacher qualification are also eligible.
Aside from the qualification entry requirements, students should have a positive attitude towards working with older clients and be able to adopt a caring, patient and empathetic approach.
To ensure that you feel confident working with older adults and you’re able to deliver safe and effective exercise, we’ve created a robust and highly informative course. Here are some of the standout elements you’ll encounter:
Before you embark on your journey to change the lives of your older clients, you'll need to put your learning into practice and complete the following assessments.
Our Level 3 Exercise for Older Adults course grants you access to everything you’d expect to find to propel your learning.
We’ll send you a high-quality student manual that has been written by professionals. You’ll also have access to digital versions online.
Our Learner Engagement System (LES) houses all of your learning resources and interactions with your tutor, all in one place.
If you struggle with where to begin, our study guides outline a plan of action to kickstart your learning.
You’ll be assigned a support tutor who will be on hand for anything and everything you need to succeed.
Our CV Connect programme puts you in front of employers who are actively looking to hire people in your industry.
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