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29 training courses found

Level 1 ISAK Anthropometry
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

The Level 1 ISAK Anthropometry Course is designed for professional nutritionists, sports rehabilitators and physiotherapists, or sport and exercise science student who seek to carry out anthropometric profiling of clients. Content Whilst enrolled upon the course you will study how measures enable the monitoring of health and growth variables and calculation of somatotype.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 3 days
  • Study mode: Full time
1st4sport Level 3 Certificate in Supporting the Delivery of Physical Education and School Sport (QCF)

The course will run on Thursday 15th and Friday 16th December 2016, from 10am to 3pm. In addition there will be two additional group session as agreed by the cohort plus individual and group observations.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 6 days
  • Study mode: Full time
Level 4 Award in Nutrition - RSPH (QCF)

The Level 4 Award in Nutrition – RSPH (QCF) course is designed for those who require an understanding of nutrition and diet and their effect on health. This course is particularly relevant for you if you work in the health, fitness or catering professions, promoting healthy eating, preparation of meals or menus and diets.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 4 weeks
  • Study mode: Weekend
L3 Diploma in Sports Massage for Body Massage Therapists
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

It is now a requirement for therapists wishing to take the Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy to hold a Level 3 Sports Massage qualification. This course has been designed to enable therapists holding a level 3 body massage qualification (or equivalent) to upskill in sports massage techniques and take the exams and gain a Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage, allowing progression to level 4.

  • Study level: Intermediate
  • Duration of training: Different durations are available for this course
  • Study mode: Full time
Level 3 Diploma in Reflexology (ITEC)

The Level 3 Diploma in Reflexology (ITEC) course teaches the practical and theoretical skills, which are necessary to provide reflexology treatments for the purposes of relaxation and stress release. Content Whilst enrolled upon this course you will study how Reflexology involves the skilled application of pressure to specific points on the feet in order to restore balance to the body.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 9 days
  • Study mode: Part time day
Intensive Level 3 Diploma in Body Massage (ITEC)

We offer the opportunity to condense a body massage course which usually takes 4 months into only 3 weeks. As the name suggests it is intensive and requires commitment on your behalf.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 3 weeks
  • Study mode: Part time day
Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology for Complementary Therapies (ITEC)

The Level 3 Certificate in Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology for Complementary Therapies (ITEC, QCF) provides a thorough foundation of anatomy, physiology and pathology which is a pre-requisite for a number of courses including massage. The course is designed for you if you are interested in studying the human body and how it functions.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: Different durations are available for this course
  • Study mode: Weekend | Part time day
  • Timetable: Wednesdays 09.30 - 12.30 | Saturdays or Sundays 09.30 - 12.30
Spanish Beginner

The Spanish Beginner course will build a foundation of knowledge and understanding of vocabulary and grammar for communication. The course is designed for you if you have little or no experience of learning the Spanish language.

  • Study level: Beginner
  • Duration of training: 17 weeks
  • Study mode: Part time
Emergency First Aid at Work – 1 Day
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

The HSE-approved Emergency First Aid at Work – 1 Day course is designed for you if you seek to be a qualified first aider, who is able to take charge of an emergency situation should the need arise. Content Whilst enrolled upon the course you will learn basic lifesaving first aid and workplace health and safety regulations, which includes the following topics: The role of the first aider Fainting Managing an emergency Health and safety (first aid) regulations Communication and casualty care Resuscitation (adult CPR) Bleeding (minor and severe) Seizures (adult) Burns Shock Choking (adult) Unconscious casualty The course is assessed via Continuous observations made by the trainer.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: Different durations are available for this course
  • Study mode: Weekend | Full time
  • Timetable: Saturday or Sunday
Level 3 Diploma in Body Massage (ITEC)

The Level 3 Diploma in Body Massage (ITEC) course is designed to provide training for giving safe massage treatments that are both commercially acceptable and performed in accordance with legislation and establishment rules. Content Whilst enrolled upon the course you will study three distinct units: Body massage Anatomy and physiology Business Practice for Complementary Therapies You will study anatomy and physiology which covers the following: Body systems: skeletal, muscular, circulatory and lymphatic, neurological, endocrine, respiratory, digestive, urinary and reproductive.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: Different durations are available for this course
  • Study mode: Weekend | Part time day
  • Timetable: Monday to Friday
1st4sport Level 3 Certificate in Talented Athlete Lifestyle Support (QCF)

The 1st4sport Level 3 Certificate in Talented Athlete Lifestyle Support (QCF) has been developed in partnership with the Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme (TASS). The course introduces mentors to the principles of supporting, advising and mentoring talented athletes in managing their personal development and lifestyle.

  • Study level: Advanced
  • Duration of training: 5 days
  • Study mode: Full time
Level 4 Certificate in Nutrition for Physical Activity and Sport RSPH (QCF)

The Level 4 Certificate in Nutrition for Physical Activity and Sport RSPH (QCF) course teaches understanding of nutrition and diet and their effect for physical activity and sport. The course is designed for those who work in the health, fitness or catering professions and promote healthy eating or the preparation of meals, menus and diets for sportspeople at all levels of ability.

  • Study level: Advanced
  • Duration of training: 6 days
  • Study mode: Full time
Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage (ITEC)

The Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage (ITEC) course is designed for qualified sports therapists who are keen to expand their client base to include actively engaged people, ranging from team club players to individual athletes. Content You will study advanced techniques and tools to learn new skills to be able to assess and treat common patterns of dysfunction and suitable pre-diagnosed injuries.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: Different durations are available for this course
  • Study mode: Weekend | Part time day
  • Timetable: Wednesdays 09.30 - 16.30
Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage (ITEC)

The Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage (ITEC) course teaches the foundation of knowledge and the skills that are needed to work in an unsupervised capacity as a sports massage therapist. Content Whilst enrolled upon this course you will develop your knowledge and understanding of the theory underpinning the practise of sports massage therapy.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: Different durations are available for this course
  • Study mode: Weekend | Part time day
Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing (Gym) (QCF)
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Whilst enrolled on the Level 2 Fitness Instructor course you will develop your knowledge and skills needed to plan and instruct gym-based exercise programmes for adults. You will also learn how to effectively support clients who take part in exercise and physical activity, through the following modular components: E-Learning Anatomy and physiology for exercise Principles of exercise, fitness and health Health, safety and welfare in a fitness environment You will be given access to the E-learning resources before your taught sessions so you can study these before the practical sessions which will take place on our campus in Twickenham.

  • Study level: Beginner
  • Duration of training: Different durations are available for this course
  • Study mode: Full time
First Aid at Work (3 days)
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

The First Aid at Work - 3 Day course is HSE-approved. Whilst enrolled upon this course you will study first aid to the qualification, which is in line with the latest European and UK Resuscitation Council’s guidelines.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 3 days
  • Study mode: Full time
Intensive Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage (ITEC)

The Intensive Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage (ITEC) course teaches the foundation of knowledge and the skills that are needed to work in an unsupervised capacity as a sports massage therapist. Content Whilst enrolled upon this course you will develop your knowledge and understanding of the theory underpinning the practise of sports massage therapy.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 3 weeks
  • Study mode: Part time day
French Intermediate

The French Intermediate course will build upon existing knowledge and develop language skills through a range of engaging topics. You will study to enable you to express your opinions and converse with others in French.

  • Study level: Intermediate
  • Duration of training: 17 weeks
  • Study mode: Part time
  • Timetable: Saturdays or Sundays 09.30 - 12.30
French Advanced

The French Advanced course will develop language for French speakers who want to participate in lively, engaging conversations on a wide variety of topics in French. The course is designed for confident French speakers.

  • Study level: Advanced
  • Duration of training: 17 weeks
  • Study mode: Part time
Level 2 Award in Healthier Food and Special Diets (RSPH)
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

This Level 2 Award in Healthier Food and Special Diets qualification is concerned with the basic principles of nutrition which underpin the production of healthy food and preparation of special diets, and has as its focus the key role of nutrition in health (defined as the prevention of disease). The qualification will be of interest to candidates involved in catering, food and health-related occupations, and also to carers, community workers, fitness trainers and other individuals that have a role in the promotion of health.

  • Study level: Intermediate
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Full time
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