Focus Awards Level 4 Certificate in Exercise for Managing Lower Back Pain (RQF)
Qualification OverviewThe Focus Awards Level 4 Certificate in Exercise for Managing Lower Back Pain (RQF) is aimed at those learners who are already qualified at Level 3 for personal training. The qualification will allow learners to be able to plan, deliver, and review programmes for patients or clients with lower back pain.
Qualification Structure/Rules of CombinationTo successfully achieve the Level 4 Certificate in Exercise for Managing Lower Back Pain (RQF) learners must complete the four mandatory units below achieving a total of 15 credits.
Learner Entry RequirementsLearners must hold a recognised Level 3 personal trainer qualification or equivalent.
Progression RoutesLearners wishing to progress from this qualification can undertake the following qualifications:
- Focus Awards Level 3 Diploma In Exercise Referral (RQF)
- Focus Awards Level 3 Award In Developing Exercise Sessions For Older Adults (RQF)
- Focus Awards Level 4 Certificate In Developing Physical Activity And Weight Management Strategies For Diabetic Clients (RQF)
- Focus Awards Level 4 Certificate In Developing Physical Activity And Weight Management Strategies For Obese Clients (RQF)
Age RangesEntry is at the discretion of the centre; however, learners should be at least 16 years of age to undertake the qualification.
Geographical CoverageThis qualification has been accredited for use in England and Northern Ireland.
Qualification SpecificationTo view the Qualification Specification please click here.
|Unit Title||Unit Ref||Level||Credit||GLH|
|Classification of low back pain||D/617/6289||4||4||28|
|Behavioural strategies for managing low back pain||A/617/6297||4||3||16|
|Planning exercise for clients with low back pain||F/617/6298||4||4||27|
|Delivering exercise for clients with low back pain||J/617/6299||4||4||28|
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