Introduction

To train learners to a professionally competent level, enabling them to design an individualised programme for pre and post natal clients.

Entry requirements

Learners must hold either a Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Gym/ Exercise to Music or Aqua) or equivalent (including qualifications which give entry to the REPs Physical activity Advisor category) or one of the following:

  • Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training
  • Level 3 Diploma in Instructing Pilates Matwork
  • Level 3 Diploma in Teaching Yoga

Qualification structure and credit Value

  • Unit 1 – Physical Activity and Health Considerations for the Pre and Post Natal Client (F/600/2568) – this unit is worth 2 credits
  • Unit 2 – Design and Implement Exercise Programmes for the Pre and Post Natal Client (M/600/2596) – this unit is worth 3 credits

Assessment

Internally assessed:

  • Worksheet
  • Portfolio of evidence

Externally moderated:

  • Worksheet