Join Sheila Done-Wilkinson and Trained Academy for DISTANCE learning and become a qualified L3 Older Adult exercise specialist.
The aim of this qualification is to provide learners with the knowledge and skills to design and adapt programs to meet the needs of older adults. The Active IQ Level 3 Award in Designing Exercise Programmes for Older Adults is at level 3 on the Regulated Qualifications Framework.
The course is delivered as DISTANCE LEARNING that comprises:
• 3x Mandatory* ZOOM group delivery
• 22x Pre-recorded lectures/practical sessions
• Private Facebook group where you will have access to support from Sheila and the Trained Academy team.
Learners must hold one of the following, or equivalent:
• Level 2 certificate in GYM instructing
• Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Gym, ETM, or Aqua) or
• Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training or
• Level 3 Diploma in Exercise Referral or
• Level 3 Diploma in Teaching Yoga or
• Level 3 Diploma in Instructing Pilates Matwork
This qualification comprises 2 mandatory units (6 credits).
Unit 1. Physical activity and health considerations for the older adult.
Unit 2. Designing and adapting exercise programs for older adults.
Sheila Done-Wilkinson is an international presenter, tutor, trainer & assessor. Sheila specializes in exercise theory and practical training for people working with the older population. Sheila prides herself on delivering a high standard of specialized training courses. With over 20 years of experience, she is inspirational with a genuine passion for her subject.
Fee – Resources only, as a refresher or CPD:
£197: 22 x Pre-recorded lectures/practical sessions.
This includes the practical teaching information that is not part of the syllabus, delivered by Sheila Done-Wilkinson, and is exclusive to Trained Academy students.
✅ Latest research & up to date information
✅ A wealth of teaching ideas from one of the UK’s top experts in this field.
✅ Access to our private Facebook group for students on the Older Adult course.
The Refresher option does not include the Zoom calls, assessment, accreditation, CPD points, or a manual. We recommend this option to previously qualified students looking to update & supplement their qualifications. Or, for those who teach Older Adults as part of a mainstream class and would like to enhance their learning to better serve this demographic.