Focus Awards Level 4 Certificate in Exercise for Managing Lower Back Pain (RQF)

Focus Awards Level 4 Certificate in Exercise for Managing Lower Back Pain (RQF)

(QRN- 603/4637/1)

 

 

Qualification Overview

The Focus Awards Level 4 Certificate in Exercise for Managing Lower Back Pain (RQF) is aimed at those learners who are already qualified at Level 3 for personal training.

The qualification will allow leaners to be able to plan, deliver and review programmes for patients or clients with lower back pain.

 

 

Qualification Structure/Rules of Combination

To successfully achieve the Level 4 Certificate in Exercise for Managing Lower Back Pain (RQF) learners must complete the four mandatory units below achieving a total of 15 credits

 

 

Learner Entry Requirements

Learners must hold a recognised Level 3 personal trainer qualification or equivalent.

 

 

Progression Routes

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

  • British Association for Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation (BACPR) Specialist Exercise Instructor Level 4 Cardiac Qualification
  • Level 4 Certificate in Cancer Rehabilitation
  • Level 4 Award In Long Term Neurological Conditions

 

 

Age Ranges

Entry is at the discretion of the centre; however, learners should be at least 16 to undertake 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 Credit GLH
Mandatory Units
Classification of low back pain D/617/6289 4 4 28
Behavioural strategies for managing low back pain A/617/6297 4 3 16
Planning exercise for clients with low back pain F/617/6298 4 4 27
Delivering exercise for clients with low back pain J/617/6299 4 4 28