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Level 4 Certificate in Exercise for the Management of Lower Back Pain (online)

Level 4 Certificate in Exercise for the Management of Lower Back Pain (online)

£800.00

This qualification is delivered online via distance learning and is aimed at Gym Instructors or Personal Trainers wishing to broaden their skills and run health-related exercise sessions for clients with Low Back Pain.

Expected Course Length: 4-12 weeks

Accredited Achievement: Level 4 Certificate in Exercise for the Management of Lower Back Pain

Course Details

The Level 4 Certificate in Exercise for the Management of Lower Back Pain is intended to train learners to a professionally competent level, enabling them to prescribe, plan, conduct and review programmes to address the needs of patients/clients with low back pain.

The Level 4 Certificate in Exercise for the Management of Lower Back Pain covers a number of important topics across the two units, including the prevalence and epidemiology of low back pain, associated functional anatomy, and psychosocial implications, as well as detailed assessment and programme design strategies taken from key areas of research and clinical practice.

Low back pain affects about 1/3 of the UK adult population each year. The Level 4 Certificate in Exercise for the Management of Lower Back Pain represents a step in a direction that promotes a truly multidisciplinary approach to low back health in partnership with other professions.

The Level 4 Certificate in the Management of Lower Back Pain is recognised at Level 4 by REPS / CIMSPA.

How Do I Start?

When you enroll on the Level 4 Certificate in Exercise for the Management of Lower Back Pain you will receive your joining instructions via email giving you access to your learning resources.

The resources are divided into unit order providing you with the relevant manuals, worksheets and case study documents required to help you complete your learning.

  • Unit 1: Prevalence and classification of low back pain Worksheet
  • Unit 2: Development and pathology of low back pain Worksheet
  • Unit 3: Planning and delivering physical activity and lifestyle strategies for the management of chronic non-specific low back pain Case Study and Practical Assessment

 

All Level 4 Certificate in Exercise for the Management of Lower Back Pain Learners are Supported With:

  • Online learning
  • Manual
  • Personal tutor webinar, phone and e-mail support
  • eLearning and Live webinar support is a compulsory part of this programme.
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Learners wishing to study towards the Level 4 Certificate in Exercise for the Management of Lower Back Pain must hold or be working towards with CMS the  Level 3 Certificate or Diploma in Exercise Referral or equivalent.

Learners must be aged 16 years old and above

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Course Cost:

£800

Payment Options:

Option 1: Pay the balance in full

Option 2: £150 deposit and set up an interest-free payment plan over 3 months

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In order to achieve the Level 4 Certificate in Exercise for the Management of Lower Back Pain learner must achieve the below units by completing the relevant assessments:

  • Unit 1: Prevalence and classification of low back pain Worksheet (H/506/8004)
  • Unit 2: Development and pathology of low back pain Worksheet (D/506/8003)
  • Unit 3: Planning and delivering physical activity and lifestyle strategies for the management of chronic non-specific low back pain Case Study and Practical Assessment (Y/506/8002)

Please note, your case study documents must be submitted and marked as passed prior to you submitting your practical assessment.

Practical Assessment

Your practical assessment involves you delivering the programme card from your case study under assessor observation. Please note students are required to submit a video assessment for this unit. CMS may be able to support learners via the use of our personal gym to assist in filming your practical assessment. Learners are required to provide their own client for the practical assessment.

All components of the assessment will be explained by your tutor.

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Once you have Achieved the Level 4 Certificate in Exercise for the Management of Lower Back Pain you may be interested in:

Level 2 Award in Kettlebells
Level 2 Award in Instructing Studio Cycling
Level 2 Award in Instructing Circuits
Level 3 Award in Designing Pre and Post Natal Exercise Programmes
Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training
Level 3 Diploma in Exercise Referral
Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage
Level 4 Certificate in Physical Activity and Weight Management for Obese and Diabetic Clients

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