Diploma – Special Populations

Special Populations Diploma

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Every Academy claims to be the best, or to qualify their students at a higher level than others. We don’t CLAIM, WE DO! 

This is why we are the preferred educational institution that employers select students or potential employees from.  Any qualification completed through XFE Academy is nationally and internationally recognised in the highest regard.

Course Introduction

Specialize in training special populations! Train pregnant ladies, older adults and increased risk clients, children and youth.

This is not the same type of course as other institutions offer…

We include extra material in all our courses, qualifying our students at a level above the rest. 

Course Information

Special Populations Diploma

Special Populations Diploma planning courses is a sub-division of Xtyle Fitness and Entertainment.

Xtyle Fitness and Entertainment is an events company in Gauteng.

Special Populations Diploma

event planning courses is a sub-division of XtyleFitness and Entertainment.

Special Populations Diploma

Xtyle Fitness and Entertainment is an events company in Gauteng.

Special Populations Diploma

They provide video and audio production and event services in South Africa.
They provide video and audio production and event services in South Africa.

Special Populations Diploma

Because the company is directly involved in the fitness and entertainment industries, XFE Academy is able to give our students direct industry exposure and experience.
Though the company is directly involved in the fitness and entertainment industries, XFE Academy is able to give our students direct industry exposure and experience.
however the company is directly involved in the fitness and entertainment industries, XFE Academy is able to give our students direct industry exposure and experience.

Since the company is directly involved in the fitness and entertainment industries, XFE Academy is able to give our students direct industry exposure and experience.

Course Duration:                

Full Time Courses – one year six months,

Online or Correspondence Courses can be completed at own pace. Students have up to two years to complete this course.

Lectures for full time courses start twice a year; please enquire for details.

Online and Correspondence students can start at any time.

Methods of Study:             

Full Time, Online, Correspondence

Graduates will receive the following qualification upon completion:

  • National Diploma: Fitness
  • Design, implement and instruct exercise programmes for Older Adults
  • Design, implement and instruct exercise programmes for Children and Youth
  • Design, implement and instruct exercise programmes for Pregnancy

ADD AN OPTIONAL IFBB ACADEMY COURSE (Personal Training, Specialist in Abdominal Training OR Advanced Nutrition) FOR ONLY R7000 

Accreditation:

  • Cathsseta International Accreditation
  • REPSSA
  • IFBB International (Only if also doing the optional IFBB Academy course)

Course Content

A qualifying learner who has achieved this qualification will be able to:

  • Design, implement and manage a physical activity programme for apparently healthy individuals* or groups and apparently healthy special populations** (pregnant, children, youth, older adult, athletes).
  • Assess, monitor and manage health related fitness and wellness programmes, without supervision.
  • Promote and provide safe and effective physical activity participation to meet participant/s fitness requirements as well as provide educated advice on lifestyle change for improved well-being. 
  • Ensure that the fitness practices applied adhere to sound principles drawn from exercise science and safety principles.
  • Develop appropriate fitness skills and knowledge required by the broader fitness, sport and recreation industry.
  • Enhance the standards of fitness practitioners, thus giving credibility and respect to the whole industry.
  • Allow learners, options of broadening their scope of practice in other related areas of practice, e.g. Sport.
  • Align fitness education and training to the international fitness community.
  • Describe the programming principles that guide conditioning for sport
  • Develop training programmes within a single sport for performers
  • Identify and teach the appropriate exercise techniques
  • Design and implement challenging conditioning programmes
  • Compare and contrast various approaches to sport fitness conditioning in a range of situations
  • Explain the benefits and risks associated with physical activity 
  • Design the appropriate exercise programme based on information obtained during the screening
  • Plan and modify exercise programmes, according to the health and fitness status
  • Demonstrate and lead exercise programmes, utilising correct execution techniques 
  • Display the level of communication, supervision and appropriate monitoring
  • Ensure safe utilization of exercise accessories

Course Prices:

PLEASE NOTE: Flexible payment options are available for all study options

STUDY ONLINE

Course material and workbooks all online, there will still be a written exam in your area at the end of the course
R22000
R 15400 TOTAL
  • FLEXIBLE PAYMENT OPTIONS AVAILABLE
  • NO HIDDEN FEES
ON PROMOTION

CORRESPONDENCE

Course material and workbook sent and submitted via mail/delivery, there will still be a written exam in your area at the end of the course
R23000
R 16100 TOTAL
  • FLEXIBLE PAYMENT OPTIONS AVAILABLE
  • NO HIDDEN FEES
ON PROMOTION

FULL TIME STUDIES

Attending lectures at one of our facilities
R 25000 TOTAL
  • FLEXIBLE PAYMENT OPTIONS AVAILABLE
  • 10% DISCOUNT IF PAYING UP FRONT
  • NO HIDDEN FEES