PDC54288 - Managing Falls Risks in Older Adults in the Fitness Setting

Course Details

Course Summary

This online Short Course outlines considerations for health and fitness professionals to consider when managing clients at risk of falls in the fitness setting.

The fee for this short course will be $25.00.

Course Details

Course Type Short Course (Professional Development)
Student Availability
  • Domestic
  • International
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 in the health and/or fitness profession.

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

This course provides Professional Development for health and/or 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 1 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hour and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.

Course Structures
Standard Course Structure

1 hour
  • Online
No units are associated with this course


Course Learning Outcomes
  1. Outline the risk of falls in the older population and identify preconditions which may contribute
  2. Identify other at-risk populations that health and fitness professionals may encounter in the fitness setting
  3. Describe strategies in falls prevention which can be implemented to reduce incidents and injuries.

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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