Posture Correction Specialist

Learn to dentify postural abnormalities

Online
Duration
6 MONTHS
Course Fee
R2,500.00
Credits
20 CPD points
Internationally Recognised
Internationally
Recognised

Learn to dentify postural abnormalities

Where to Study
Campuses and Support Centres are located in the following regions
ONLINE
Course Requirements
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
Payment Terms
Payment Terms

Upfront Payment

• Course fee: R2,500

Step 1
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Posture refers to the way in which body parts are arranged in relation to each other. Good posture is key to allowing the human body to function optimally, while bad posture can lead to serious pain and discomfort. This course allows you to perform functional analyses and administer safe exercise to prevent injury. You will learn:
  • Which muscles causes specific postural abnormalities.
  • Common postural alignments that exist.
  • How muscle imbalances can lead to joint instability and injuries.
  • How to perform an in-depth Step-by-Step Postural Analysis.
  • Not only being able to perform a Postural Analysis but what to do with the information afterwards.
  • How to specifically identify overactive and underactive muscles.
  • Which exercises and stretches to perform for specific muscles.
  • Administering and analysing Functional Tests to further identify muscle imbalances.
This course Includes:
  • E-manual and online assessments
    • 3 x Assessments (Knowledge Questionnaires)
    • 1 x Practical Exam
    •  1 x Case Study
  • Additional online resources videos
  • Online Tutor support
Study Mode Offered: ONLINE This course is completed using the HFPA Online Learning Platform.
  • Chapter 1: Introduction
  • Chapter 2: Know your scope of practice
  • Chapter 3: The skeletal system
  • Chapter 4: Anatomical terminology
  • Chapter 5: The muscular system
  • Chapter 6: Muscle balance: opposing muscle
  • Chapter 7: Standard posture
  • Chapter 8: Four types of faulty postural alignments
  • Chapter 9: Factors affecting posture
  • Chapter: 10: Posture analysis
  • Chapter 11: Functional tests
  • Chapter 12: Program design
  • Chapter 13: Special considerations
  • Chapter 14: Conclusion
20 REPSSA endorsed CPD points
  • Develop the knowledge, confidence and ability to assess and identify postural abnormalities and administer corrective exercises
  • A great addition to any sports or fitness professional to help clients to perform optimally