As more and more GPs are referring patients to fitness professionals who can demonstrate a good understanding of the conditions of their patients, this is becoming an increasingly important qualification.
The road to becoming a Specialist Practitioner is both exciting and rewarding. Below are two courses which are well worth some investigation. They will enable you to develop referral schemes from GPs by providing you with the theoretical knowledge and practical skills to manage safe and effective physical activity programmes for referred clients.
- Exercise Referral Diploma Course: Leading to an Active IQ Level 3 Diploma in Exercise Referral.
- Specialist Practitioner Course: Leading to AIQ Level 3 Diploma in Exercise Referral plus AIQ Level 4 in Low Back Pain or AIQ Level 4 Obesity and Diabetes
Do you have what it takes? Our part-time courses are perfect for those that want to get ahead, without interfering with current work commitments or compromising that crammed social schedule! Our popular courses relating to this blog post gp exercise referral include our personal trainer courses, gym instructor courses and the ever-popular sports massage courses.
You’ll study at home using our online study portal and be supported all the way by our experienced Focus Training tutors. You’ll also be required to attend one of our venues to learn the practical skills you’ll need to put your learning into practice. All our courses are designed to give you the necessary tools to become a fully-certified fitness professional. Alternatively, via our home page, you can find personal trainer courses.