Obesity and Weight Management

Obesity and Weight Management

This is an industry recognised qualification that allows the holder to work with obese and diabetic clients, designing and delivering weight management programmes to improve their health and well-being and helping to improve their quality of life. It also enables you to gain entry at Level 4 onto the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPS). If you want to expand your services and enjoy rewarding work with this client group, then this qualification is for you.

Course Content

  • The prevalence and strategies for the management of obesity and diabetes
  • How to determine obesity-related health risk
  • The causes and pathophysiology of obesity and diabetes
  • Appropriate training approaches to plan and design exercise programmes for client’s obesity and/or diabetes
  • Medications, psychological/sociological factors and co-morbities that influence an individual’s ability to exercise safely and effectively
  • How to implement a corrective diet in the management of obesity and diabetes

Course Details

  • CYQ Level 4 Certificate in Weight Management for Individuals with Obesity, Diabetes Mellitus and/or Metabolic Syndrome (QCF)
  • Entry requirements: Over 16 + Level 3 Certificate in Exercise Referral for Specific Controlled Conditions, or Level 3 Diploma in Exercise Referral for Specific Controlled Conditions
Unit Topic Method Assessment
1 Prevalence and strategies for the management of obesity and diabetes Face-to-face training 4 days attendance Practical assessment and Worksheet on course
2 Causation and pathophysiology of obesity and diabetes Face-to-face training 4 days attendance Multiple choice exam 1 hour arranged at later date
3 Exercise and nutrition for the management of obesity and diabetes Face-to-face training 4 days attendance Practical assessment and case study on course

Feb 2016

Obesity and Diabetes Specialist Instructor, Southbank Club – 15, 16, 17, 18 February 2016

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