What You’ll learn
Upon course completion you will be confident in helping clients that suffer from Type-1 and Type-2 diabetes to manage their condition to through physical exertion and nutrition best practices.
Comprehending Metabolic Syndrome and Diabetes
You will need to fully understand the history of Diabetes and metabolic syndrome, what the causes are, the symptoms associated and the long-term effects it can have on health and wellbeing.
Measurement and Assessment of Diabetes
This course will show you the best method of measuring and assessing Diabetes, how to elect which assessment method is most appropriate, how to analyse and interpret the results and implement an effective plan of action. Additionally, you will learn the vast variables associated with Diabetes that can influence weight issues, such as hormonal balances amongst other external factors.
Treating & Managing Diabetes
Prior to constructing a suitable exercise programme, you need to learn the benefits and extra precautions you should take as a fitness professional to ensuring your client undergoes a training routine that is both safe and effective. You will learn the most effective treatments, when and how to implement them to deliver a bespoke, tailored plan to the client's requirements and goals.
Design & Deliver Weight Loss Plans
Factoring in clinical issues caused from Diabetes, you will learn how to write and deliver fitness plans that are individualised and grouped, that are fun, engaging and most importantly help your clients manage their weight correctly.
Understanding Long Term Behaviour
You will learn the psychological and affiliated mental health issues surrounding clients with Diabetes and know how to manage them and change their mental behaviour towards a long-term healthy lifestyle.