Swim England Level 3 Aquatic Activity for Health course

Friday 18th January 2019

Swim England

 

This course builds on the Level 3 GP Exercise Referral qualification, developing your knowledge, skills and confidence to set and deliver water-based exercises for health referral customers.

 

Who is the course designed for?

 

Any Level 3 Health Referral Instructor who wants the knowledge, skills and confidence to set and deliver water-based exercises to people who come through health referral and physical activity pathways.

 

 

Course content

 

The course is delivered through a mixture of classroom activities and practical poolside learning. It goes through the properties of exercising in water including physiological effects, benefits and exercises for a range of mild to moderate health conditions.

You will learn about:

  • Key aquatic skills
  • Principles and use of water-based referral exercises
  • Supporting behaviour change
  • Instructing water based referral exercises
  • Exercises that may be detrimental to the health and well-being of the participant

Download a PDF of the full Swim England Level 3 Aquatic Activity for Health specification.

You must be 18 or over to take part in this course.

 

Date: 25th February 2019 – 26th February 2019

 

Find out more or book a place here.