This online Short Course outlines considerations for health and fitness professionals to consider when managing clients at risk of falls in the fitness setting.
- Outline the risk of falls in the older population and identify preconditions which may contribute
- Identify other at-risk populations that health and fitness professionals may encounter in the fitness setting
- Describe strategies in falls prevention which can be implemented to reduce incidents and injuries.
Assessment: Online Quiz
Duration: 1 hour
CPD Hours: 1 hour
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 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.
If you are a Registered Exercise Professional with Fitness Australia as a Group Exercise/Gym Instructor or greater, you will also be eligible to attain Fitness Australia CECs on the successful completion of this course.
Course Enquiries: CPD-Enquiries@cqu.edu.au