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Children, the elderly and pregnant women are the most-overlooked and under-exercised population groups because of their different needs when it comes to exercise. This makes specialist training vital.
The course includes the Exercise Science Certification to create a bundled course thus making sure that you’re appropriately equipped with the knowledge you need to be a world-class fitness professional.
Your exclusive course pack includes:
Course modules include:
In addition the course covers:
How to learn at Trifocus Fitness Acadenmy
We offer a number of exciting, dynamic and interactive ways in which you can learn how to become the best fitness professional you can be!
If you have access to the Internet, we offer an online learning platform that all our students rave about! Through the videos, questionnaires and forums on your dedicated learning portal, you will be able to have the full benefit of our world-class education – when it’s convenient for you.
Online platform includes:
Please note: If you choose this option, all study material is online. No hard copy study material will be sent to you.
We also offer the option of correspondence learning where we will send you all the course material – that you will need – via courier. If you have any questions, our student support team is available – on the other side of the phone – to help.
It will take approximately 3 months to complete the Exercise & Special Populations Course.
Payments can be made via Payfast, EFT or by debit order (which is deducted on the last working day of every month). We offer an 18% discount if you pay the course fees upfront.
No, the course is only available through online learning.
Yes, there are student support managers available to assist you from Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm.
The Exercise & Special Populations Course can be started at any time during the year.
You will learn about anatomical changes for special population groups, biomechanics, exercise, nutritional requirements and recommended healthy lifestyles.
The course is accredited by CATHSSETA.
Trifocus Fitness Academy’s online learning platform was built with the end user in mind, offering students slides, videos, interactive games and seamless downloads.
We require a valid South African ID, or a valid passport if you reside outside of South Africa. You must have a Matric/Grade 12 certificate.
Having specialist training regarding special populations also equips you to plan successful and carefully tailored classes that serve the unique needs of your clients. Our course allows you to effectively manage these developmental exercise programmes.
Yes, if you reside in South Africa you will receive a study pack with promotional material (at no extra charge) delivered to your door.
If you choose the correspondence method you will also receive assessment guides in your study pack.
For online learning you will receive the learner guide and promotional material.