Award in Supporting Participation in Physical Activity – Menopause
This qualification will equip personal trainers with a deep understanding of:
The Menopausal Experience
Personal trainers will explore the stages and effects of menopause, delving into the physiological and psychological impacts of decreasing hormone levels.
Menopause often introduces barriers to physical activity, particularly for individuals navigating the perimenopausal and post-menopausal phases. The qualification will provide personal trainers with insights into identifying health risk factors and considerations for training, ensuring the safety of their clients.
Empowerment Through Intervention
A critical aspect of this qualification is the introduction of interventions and strategies designed to offset the effects of menopause. These encourage individuals to engage in physical activity confidently and with the knowledge that they are being supported in their wellness journey.
The learner must hold:
Level 2 Certificate in Gym Instructing or equivalent
The learner must complete:
This qualification is assessed by: