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Level 3 Diploma in Exercise Referral

£425.00

Course Details

When you enrol on the Level 3 Diploma in Exercise Referral you will receive your joining instructions and welcome email via email giving you access to your learning resources.

Throughout the course your experienced personal-tutor will support you to ensure you have a clear action plan to ensure full participation with your learning and provide guidance on what work needs to be completed and by when, to ensure that you can successfully complete your course.

The Level 3 Diploma in Exercise Referral coure is divided into units that allows a logical and progressive order providing you with a structure that is easy to follow. Our interactive high-quality resources include elearning, pre-recorded webinars, live webinars, Augmented Reality, PDF manuals, editable worksheets, tutor demo worksheets, tutor demo videos, mock exams and knowledge checkers.

The units include:

Unit 1: Anatomy and Physiology for Exercise and Health*

  • Online 40 question multiple-choice exam.  The pass mark is 28 / 40 (70%) and you have 1 hour 30 minutes to complete it.

You can sit your exam either:

  • Face-to-face at CMS premises on an agreed assessment date/time
  • Online on a date/time of your choosing via remote proctor software (please note there is an additional fee of £25 for a remote exam)

To book your exam or see planned theory exam assessment dates click here.

You can re-sit an exam as many times as needed, however CMS Fitness Courses has a responsibility to ensure that teaching and learning occur in between each exam to promote learner development and quality of delivery. Re-sit fees are £25 per exam.

Unit 2: Professional Practice for Exercise Referral Instructors

  • Worksheet

Unit 3: Understanding Medical Conditions for Exercise Referral

  • Worksheet

Unit 4: Applying the Principles of Nutrition to a Physical Activity Programme*

  • Online 40 question multiple-choice exam.  The pass mark is 28 / 40 (70%) and you have 1 hour 30 minutes to complete it.

You can sit your exam either:

  • Face-to-face at CMS premises on an agreed assessment date/time
  • Online on a date/time of your choosing via remote proctor software (please note there is an additional fee of £25 for a remote exam)

To book your exam or see planned theory exam assessment dates click here.

You can re-sit an exam as many times as needed, however CMS Fitness Courses has a responsibility to ensure that teaching and learning occur in between each exam to promote learner development and quality of delivery. Re-sit fees are £25 per exam.

Unit 5: Planning Exercise Referral Programmes with Patients

  • Worksheet
  • Case Study
    • Client Information collection sheet
    • Physical Activity Readiness Questionnaire (PAR-Q)
    • Session Plan and Exercise Recommendations
    • Gym Programme Card
    • Modification summary

Unit 6: Instructing Exercise with Referred Patients

  • Worksheet
  • Video assessment – Formative Practical Observation

*Learners who already hold the Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training (or equivalent) will be exempt from unit 1 and 4 upon proof of certification.

It is expected that the Level 3 Diploma in Exercise Referral will take up to 4-6 months to complete, depending on how many hours you complete per week and your rate of learning.

You will have access to certain units and resources in a specific order allowing you to ensure you complete your learning and assessments in the most logical sequence ensuring your continual progression. A typical pathway is shown below:

InductionWelcome email and tutor phone call to introduce and induct you to our high-quality digital technology learning platform.
MonthLive Webinar Unit 1Unit 2Unit 3Unit 4Unit 5Unit 6
1Revise and complete learning resourcesRevise and complete learning resources
2A&P Learning review Introduction to Unit 3Revise and complete learning resourcesComplete and submit assessmentRevise and complete learning resources
3Sit mock exam and contact CMS to book your real examComplete and submit assessmentRevise and complete learning resourcesRevise and complete learning resources
4Unit 4 and 5 review and Mentor Support  WebinarRevise and complete learning resourcesRevise and complete learning resourcesRevise and complete learning resources
5Sit mock exam and contact CMS to book your real examComplete and submit case study documentsRevise and complete learning resources
6Unit 5/6 review and Mentor Support  WebinarComplete and submit formative practical assessment t and self-evaluation worksheet
  • Be at least 16 years old
  • Hold a REPs recognised Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (GYM / ETM) or equivalent
  • The course requires physical exertion and individual participation is essential, therefore a degree of physical fitness is necessary

To complete the 100% online pathway you will:

  • Complete the course over a duration and speed that suits you
  • Have 24/7 access to our high-quality digital technology learning platform and regular support from your personal tutor
  • Learning can be completed in your own time and at your own pace but the attendance of some live webinar sessions is required
  • Need to have access to a commercial / professional gym environment
  • Be required to complete all practical delivery sessions within a gym setting
  • Need to have access to a video camera / smart phone to record some of your assessments
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