CREATIVE EXERCISES FOR OLDER ADULTS
INTEGRATED COURSE DELIVERY - 4 HOURS ONLINE + 3 HOURS PRACTICAL
(online component to be completed prior to the practical day)
NEXT PRACTICAL DATE
Saturday 6th August, 2022
12:00pm - 3:00pm
701 Glenhuntly Road
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This comprehensive Creative Exercises for Older Adults workshop covers all theoretical components regarding safe and effective exercise prescription whilst learning about the ongoing aging process and how this process can effect exercise programming and delivery.
The theory component of the workshop covers...
Benefits of exercise & adopting healthy habits
How to effectively communicate with an Older Adult
Understanding the physiological & psychological factors that play a vital role with the aging process and how they affect exercise programming and instruction. We closely look at the affects of aging on the cardiovascular, respiratory, nervous & musculoskeletal systems of the body.
The important role that Personal Trainers now play in the medical industry referral network working with doctors, physios, speciallist etc.
Resistance Training benefits
Cardiovascular Training benefits - including the calculating of heart rate zones & intensities specifically designed for the older adult
Older Adult initial screening & assessment protocals including monitoring blood pressure whilst resting & exercising, specific aerobic & functional strength testing protocals designed specifically for the older adult. Revising other more general screening & assessment procedures such as resting heart rate, BMI, Waist to Hip ratio, Girth measurements & calculating heart rate zones for safe intensity exercise levels.
How other training methods can greatly assist - balance, single leg work, coordination etc.