Focus Awards Level 3 Award in Developing Exercise Sessions for Older Adults (RQF)
(QRN – 603/5493/8)
The aim of this qualification is to develop learners’ knowledge in understanding the older adult population, associated medical conditions, and physical activity considerations. Learners will develop their knowledge and ability in collecting client information to plan exercise for older adults, and adapt these exercises to meet their needs.
Learners must achieve 2 mandatory units totalling 6 credits.
Learner Entry Requirements
Learners must have completed a relevant Level 2 qualification.
Learners wishing to progress from this qualification can undertake the following qualifications:
- Focus Awards Level 3 Certificate in Planning and Delivering Personal Training (RQF)
- Focus Awards Level 4 Certificate in Delivering Physical Activity for Individuals with Mental Health Conditions (RQF)
- Focus Award Level 4 Certificate in Developing Physical Activity and Weight Management Strategies for Diabetic Clients (RQF)
- Focus Awards Level 3 Diploma in Exercise Referral (RQF)
Entry is at the discretion of the centre; however, learners should be at least 16 years of age to undertake this qualification.
This qualification is available in England.
To view the Qualification Specification please click here.
|Unit Title||Unit Ref||Level||GLH||Credit|
|Health Conditions in Older Adults||D/617/9578||3||6||3|
|Designing Exercise Programmes for Older Adults||H/617/9579||3||6||3|