Focus Awards Level 4 Certificate in Delivering Physical Activity for Individuals with Mental Health Conditions (RQF)

Focus Awards Level 4 Certificate in Delivering Physical Activity for Individuals with Mental Health Conditions (RQF)

(QRN – 603/2929/4)

 

 

Qualification Overview

The Focus Awards Level 4 Certificate in Delivering Physical Activity for Individuals with Mental Health Conditions (RQF) provides learners with the skills and knowledge to work with patients, and mental health professionals in the design, delivery, and evaluation of safe and effective physical activity programmes.

The Focus Awards Level 4 Certificate in Delivering Physical Activity for Individuals with Mental Health Conditions (RQF) is aimed at Level 3 qualified personal trainers that have industry experience. 

 

 

Qualification Structure

To successfully achieve the Focus Awards Level 4 Certificate in Delivering Physical Activity for Individuals with Mental Health Conditions (RQF) learners must complete all 3 mandatory units  achieving a total of 16 credits.

 

 

Learner Entry Requirements

A Level 3 exercise qualification, and 150 hours of relevant professional practice of designing, delivering, monitoring, and adapting exercise programmes is to be evidenced with a reference letter.

 

 

Progression Routes 

Learners wishing to progress from this qualification can undertake the following qualifications:

  • Focus Awards Level 4 Certificate In Physical Activity and Lifestyle Strategies for Managing Low Back Pain (RQF) 
  • Focus Awards Level 4 Certificate in Physical Activity and Weight Management for Obese and Diabetic clients (RQF)
  • Any Level 4 specialist exercise qualifications

 

 

Age Ranges

Entry is at the discretion of the centre; however, learners should be a minimum of 16 years old to undertake this qualification.
Please note that those under 18 years old may need to be supervised in the workplace, once they have achieved the qualification.

 

 

Geographical Coverage

This qualification is available in England and Northern Ireland.

 

 

Qualification Specification

To view the Qualification Specification please click here.

Unit Title Unit Ref Level GLH TQT Credit
Researching the mental health landscape J/616/8641 4 15 39 4
Programming physical activity for Individuals with mental health conditions L/616/8642 4 20 60 6
Delivering physical activity programmes to individuals with mental health conditions R/616/8643 4 21 61 6