This training aims to refresh your knowledge and understanding of Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) in relation to exercise, enabling you to work effectively alongside individuals who have been diagnosed with these conditions. The training covers the aetiology and pathophysiology of asthma and COPD, the prevalence in the UK, the benefits of physical activity and exercise, alongside detailing an exercise prescription framework to ensure you continue to work safely alongside your clients.
The training aims to:
- Explore the aetiology and pathophysiology of asthma and COPD
- The prevalence in the UK
- Identify the benefits of physical activity and exercise
- Understand an exercise prescription framework to ensure you continue to work safely alongside your clients
What will I get access to?
- 3 Training Videos
- Recommended Reading
Who is this training for?
This training is suitable for fitness professionals who work within exercise referral schemes or personal trainers with clients living with these conditions.
Instructors are recommended to hold a L3 Exercise Referral qualification. If you are not an Exercise Referral Instructor but would like to use this training for knowledge development, you must ensure you remain in line with professional industry standards and insurance policies and do not practice information outside of your qualification boundaries. It is advisable to complete the appropriate pre-requisite.
What is involved in this training?
You are required to watch each of the video presentations and take notes as required. There is some recommended reading suggested as part of the CPD training. You will then answer a short multiple choice knowledge check to evaluate the learning process and check understanding.
Length of the Training
This training will take approximately 2 hours to complete.
There are no formal assessments for this training. However, you will be asked to complete a short multiple choice knowledge check to evaluate the learning process.