Specialise in Obesity and Diabetes.
Prices From £500.

Unlock your fitness career with an Active IQ Level 4 Certificate in Physical Activity and Weight Management for Obese and Diabetic Clients.

Obesity & Diabetes Course

Obesity & Diabetes Course.

This is a popular course and it’s perfect for Personal Trainers who want to specialise in Physical Activity & Weight Management for Obese & Diabetic Clients. The qualification is aimed at Level 3 qualified Exercise Referral instructors. It focuses on how to manage obesity and diabetes using exercise and nutritional strategies.

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This is an exciting course that is in high demand. It is perfect for those who want to effectively work with a growing population that faces increasing health concerns.

Becoming a trainer

Meet the growing demand for health and fitness specialists who can effectively treat health problems such as obesity or diabetes.

Funding available

There are a number of options to fund this course including Advanced Learner Loads and ELCAS get in touch to find out more.

Qualification

Active IQ Level 4 Certificate in Physical Activity and Weight Management for Obese and Diabetic Clients

Flexible Learning | Prices From £500

According to the latest research, 62.8% of British adults are classified as overweight or obese. Plus 6% of the adult population suffer from diabetes. This course will teach you to work with people who have these conditions by increasing your knowledge and skills.

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Interested in this course? Call 0800 999 6664 to find out more or to secure your place.

Obesity and Diabetes course structure

There is a growing demand for health and fitness specialists who can effectively treat these health problems. Studying our Level 4 Obesity and Diabetes course will give you the required practical skills and knowledge to manage diabetes and/or obesity.

Once enrolled, we will book you in for a call with one of our dedicated telephone support tutors who will plan your coursework completion schedule and explain what is required. They will also provide you with details of how to receive further support throughout your learning.

You need to submit your assignments electronically using our online portal. Or handwritten if you prefer. If you have any special learning needs please do not hesitate to discuss them with our advisers.

What will the Obesity and Diabetes course cover?

During this course, you will study how to manage diabetes and obesity through exercise and nutrition. This will include:

  • Prevalence and classification of obesity and diabetes

  • Hormonal considerations of obesity and diabetes

  • Genetic influences of obesity and diabetes

  • Development and pathophysiology of obesity and diabetes

  • How to administer a 7-site skinfold assessment

  • Historical evidence surrounding obesity

  • Introduction to metabolic syndrome

  • Exercise guidelines and precautions

  • Planning and delivering physical activity and nutritional strategies for obesity and diabetes

  • Causes and the psychological impact of the conditions

What certification will I receive?

An Active IQ Level 4 Certificate in Physical Activity and Weight Management for Obese and Diabetic Clients.

How is the Obesity and Diabetes Course assessed?

Throughout this course, you will be assessed on several key areas. You will gain a thorough understanding of obesity and diabetes, paying particular attention to causation and intervention.

Assessments include:

  • Worksheets covering the prevalence and strategies for the management of obesity and diabetes.

  • A hypothetical case study covering exercise and nutrition for the management of obesity and diabetes.

What are the requirements to enrol on the course?

To enrol on the course you need to have completed our Level 3 Exercise Referral Diploma.

Payment Options

It is possible to apply for an Advanced Learner Loan if you meet the required criteria. Or contact us for more information on how to pay for your course or our available finance options.

Interested in this course?

To book on the course and find out about payment options, call us on 0800 999 6664 or schedule a call back with us.

When would you like us to call you?

Working hours between 9am - 7pm Monday to Friday and Saturday 9am - 12pm.

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