Course fee: Standard: £300 | Associate Member: £232 | ACE Member: £204 | HCPA Member: Fully funded
Four day course at HCPA Campus
All sessions must be attended and coursework completed within agreed timeframes (T&C’s apply), and upon successful completion, delegates will receive an accredited certificate in this subject.
Day 1: 09/10/2023
Day 2: 10/10/2023
Day 3: 12/10/2023
Day 4: 13/10/2023
Chair Based Exercises include a range of seated exercises that can be adapted to an individual’s abilities or goals. You will also understand the impact of ageing and the importance of a person-centred approach when planning exercise sessions.
Chair Based Exercises have been shown to have a positive impact on maintaining and promoting independence and mobility in older people and be a stepping stone towards reducing falls.
This qualifications is predominantly for Care Home and Flexi-Care staff caring for elderly residents to enable them to carry out group and personal exercise within the service, however, it can also be valuable for Community and/or Homecare Staff.
• Know how to plan an evidence-based exercise class
• Know how to make safe, effective adaptations to allow all individuals to take part
• Understand the impact of aging and the importance of person-centred planning
Delegates are expected to be engaged in learning, participate in all activities including group discussions, and share their own experiences of working in the care sector, whilst respecting confidentiality.
Please note: As per our T&C’s, this course carries a fee for non-attendance, non-completion or late cancellation.