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SEQ Level 3 Aquatic Activity for Health – Mountbatten Centre, Portsmouth

This course builds on the Level 3 GP Exercise Referral qualification, developing your knowledge, skills and confidence to set and deliver water-based exercises for health referral customers.

Who is the course designed for?

Any Level 3 Health Referral Instructor who wants the knowledge, skills and confidence to set and deliver water-based exercises to people who come through health referral and physical activity pathways.

Course content

The course is delivered through a mixture of classroom activities and practical poolside learning. It goes through the properties of exercising in water including physiological effects, benefits and exercises for a range of mild to moderate health conditions.
You will learn about:

  • Key aquatic skills
  • Principles and use of water-based referral exercises
  • Supporting behaviour change
  • Instructing water based referral exercises
  • Exercises that may be detrimental to the health and well-being of the participant

Download a PDF of the full Swim England Level 3 Aquatic Activity for Health specification.

Prerequisites:
  • You must be at least 18 years of age at the start of the course.
  • Level 3 GP Referral qualification

Contact

Name:

Institute of Swimming

Telephone:
01509 640640
Email:
iosadmin@swimming.org

Location

Mountbatten Centre
Alexandra Park
Portsmouth
Hampshire
PO2 9QA