Applied Health Fitness Psychology

Health and fitness professionals, wellness coaches, personal trainers and dieticians will learn strategies for health behaviour interventions, exercise compliance and adherence.

Where & How to Study

Online

Applied Health Fitness Psychology

Course Requirements

If you hold a fitness qualification or exercise science qualification you will:

  • Receive a certificate of achievement
  • Be able to use this qualification to train clients

If you do not hold a fitness qualification or exercise science qualification you will:

  • Receive a certificate of attendance
  • Not be able to use this qualification to train clients
Course Description

Applied Health Fitness Psychology Book by Mark H. Anshel provides an understanding of the psychological factors that inhibit and promote physical activity and positive lifestyle behaviour change in clients.

Gain insight to psychological motivational theories and models of exercise behaviour to help your clients establish and maintain positive attitudes, emotions, and behaviours for a healthy lifestyle. Barriers to positive health behaviour plus personal, situational, cultural, spiritual, and environmental factors are also discussed.

This course is completed using the HFPA Online Learning Platform. The course material includes a downloadable Human Kinetics textbook (e-book), tutorials, a study guide and assessments.

If you would prefer a hard copy textbooks, they are available upon request (additional courier charges will apply). Please request your hard copy upon registration.

Accreditations & Certifications

2 REPSSA endorsed CPD points

Career Opportunities
  • Enhance your scope of practice to give your clients’ more chance of reaching their goals

R2,000.00

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