Cancer and the Older Adult

Course Duration: 6 Months

This course is specifically designed to enhance your knowledge of cancer in older adults – both how to avoid it, and how to address it.

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Ways to Study This Course

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Cancer and the Older Adult

Course Overview for the Cancer and the Older Adult

This course, offered in cooperation with the American Academy of Health and Fitness, is specifically designed to enhance your knowledge of cancer in older adults – both how to avoid it, and how to address it. It is designed to be a fully comprehensive overview, including information on disease states and prevention strategies, as well as physical activity and nutritional guidelines for older cancer survivors.

Course Requirements

You must hold a personal trainer or exercise science qualification to do this course

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R1,500.00


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Why you should study this course:

  • Identify cancer risk factors and provides cancer prevention strategies related to lifestyle
  • Explain diet and exercise recommendations for survivors of various cancers

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Career Opportunities for the Cancer and the Older Adult

Increase your scope of practice to work with mature cancer survivors or clients currently diagnosed with cancer

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Accreditations for the Cancer and the Older Adult

  • CEC Credits: 4

Training Centres

The Cancer and the Older Adult is offered at the following training centres: