This online Short Course outlines the role of the fitness specialist in the rehabilitation process when dealing with clients with medical conditions or injured clients, utilising a team approach. The course outlines the process for developing networks with professional health providers such as physiotherapists, osteopaths, chiropractors and General Practitioners in the referral process for clients, gaining client consent and providing medicolegal reports in the Australian context.
Understand the process of making referrals to medical and allied health professionals
Identify the process for responding to referrals
Describe the exercise considerations, guidelines and monitoring required in managing clients under referrals
Understand the process of case management for the client referred by a medical or allied health professional.
Assessment: Online Quiz
Duration: 4 hours
CPD Hours: 4
Intakes: Enrolments are taken throughout the year on a continuous basis.
Study Mode: Online
Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations:
This course provides Professional Development for health and fitness professionals.
Undertaking this course enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded 4 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.
If you are a Registered Exercise Professionals with Fitness Australia as a Group Exercise/Gym Instructor or greater, you will also be eligible to attain Fitness Australia CECs on the completion of this course.