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Level 4 Certificate in Weight Management for Individuals with Obesity, Diabetes Mellitus and/or Metabolic Syndrome

This qualification is for those who wish to be able to plan and deliver safe and effective weight management programmes to members of the population with Obesity, Diabetes Mellitus and/or Metabolic Syndrome.

Learners will cover:

  • Knowledge and understanding relating to the qualification:
  • weight management for individuals with obesity, diabetes and metabolic syndrome
  • how to encourage long-term behaviour change in individuals with obesity, diabetes and metabolic syndrome
  • classifications relating to body composition and disease risk in individuals with obesity, diabetes and metabolic syndrome
  • the importance of building relationships with key individuals and organisations in delivering a weight management programme
  • treatments and disease states for obesity, diabetes and metabolic syndrome
  • the impact of exercise and physical activity for individuals with obesity, diabetes and metabolic syndrome
  • how to manage the risks associated with programming exercise for individuals with obesity, diabetes and metabolic syndrome
  • how to motivate individuals with obesity, diabetes and metabolic syndrome in weight management sessions

Skills relating to the qualification:

  • plan and deliver physical activity components as part of weight management programmes
  • design, review and adapt weight management programmes

The units consist of:

  • Considerations for Safe and Effective Weight Management Programmes for Individuals with Obesity, Diabetes Mellitus and Metabolic Syndrome
  • Programming Group Weight Management for Individuals with Obesity, Diabetes Mellitus and Metabolic Syndrome
  • Delivering Group Weight Management Sessions for Individuals with Obesity, Diabetes Mellitus and Metabolic Syndrome

Learner prerequisites:

  • YMCA Level 3 Certificate in Exercise Referral for Specific Controlled Conditions
  • YMCA Level 3 Diploma in Exercise Referral or equivalent

The qualification is assessed by:

  • coursework
  • portfolio of evidence
  • practical demonstration/assignment
  • written examination

Progression to further/higher level learning

  • This qualification provides progression to other qualifications at the same and higher levels eg:
  • Level 4 Certificate in Weight Management for Individuals with Obesity, Diabetes Mellitus and/or Metabolic Syndrome
  • Level 4 Certificate in Programming Physical Activity for Individuals with Low Back Pain
  • Level 4 Certificate in Delivering Physical Activity for Individuals with Mental Health Conditions
  • Any Level 4 specialist exercise instructor qualifications

Contact us for more details or see our course offers page to see the amazing packages we have that include this qualification

Practical assessments take place at our designated assessment days which are held nationwide or via self tape.

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