Active IQ, Level 3 award in training mentally and physically disabled clients.

This Level 3 Award in Designing Exercise Programmes for Disabled Clients will give you the skills to have a greater impact when designing programmes for those with disabilities. You will consider a variety of possible impairments and their main features for disabilities such as early stage development of neurological conditions, amputations, spinal cord injury, Down’s syndrome, visual &/or hearing impairment, learning disability. The course will cover the benefits of physical activity for people with disabilities, as well as how to maintain safety and when to refer on to other professionals.

This course will also give you confidence to work with clients who have a range of disabilities, help them to overcome any barriers that might exist towards exercise, build strong relationships with them and developing marketing strategies aimed at disabled people as well as charitable organisations.

BODYCORE’s signature  approach  combines:

  • PT MENTORING, accessed daily via messenger or text.

  • IMMERSION sessions, accessed weekly on Saturdays.

  • THE HUB training days, run on the FIRST Saturday of every month.

PT MENTORING: This allows you the student, valuable interaction with your successful and inspirational PT MENTOR. Access your PT MENTOR through face to face sessions, FB messenger, email and text. This is the only PT MENTOR led, Personal Training course of its kind.

IMMERSION sessions: At BODYCORE we offer weekly immersion sessions with your PT MENTOR.
These Immersion sessions focus on preparing you for your observed assessment, cover A&P essentials, and set SMART goals for the next week.

Your PT MENTOR will spend at least an hour in the gym environment, preparing you for your observed assessment. Here you will cover advanced cardiovascular and muscular techniques and Training Systems. This synergy of the practical and theoretical is BODYCORE’s signature approach to learning, and truly prepares you for the real world gym environment.

THE HUB training days: These are run monthly, on the FIRST Saturday of the month. Here you will write your exams, perform your observed assessments and hand in your portfolios for marking.