PDC51983 - Collaborating with Medical and Allied Health Professionals in a Fitness Environment

Course Details

Course Summary

This online Short Course outlines the role of fitness specialist in the rehabilitation process when dealing with clients with medical conditions or injured clients utilising a team approach. The course outlines the process for developing networks with professional health providers such as physiotherapists, osteopaths, chiropractors and General Practitioners in the referral process for clients, gaining client consent and providing medicolegal reports in the Australian context.

The fee for this short course will be $90.00.

Course Details

Course Type Short Course (Professional Development)
Student Availability
  • International
  • Domestic
Fees For detailed information on Course Fees, visit Short Course Fees
Application Mode
  • Other
How to Apply For direct access to the course, visit https://cpd.cqu.edu.au/
Study Area
  • Health
Skill Area
  • Fitness Sport and Recreation
  • Health

Admission Codes

International Students
CRICOS Codes
Not Applicable

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements, however, students enrolling in this course should work or study in the health and fitness profession.

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

This course provides Professional Development for health and fitness professionals.

Undertaking this course enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded 4 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.

Course Structures
Standard Course Structure

4 hours

  • Online
No units are associated with this course


Course Learning Outcomes
  1. Understand the process of making referrals to medical and allied health professionals
  2. Identify the process for responding to referrals
  3. Describe the exercise considerations, guidelines and monitoring required in managing clients under referrals
  4. Understand the process of case management for the client referred by a medical or allied health professional.

Assessment

Online Quiz

Where and when can I start?
The availabilities listed here are for 2019 and beyond.
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2018 Intakes
The availabilities listed here are for 2018.

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