*This course now runs for 3 days from 10 am - 1 pm
The content for each day of the course is outlined in the Duration tab
The proper understanding of the Human Body is crucial for all Fitness Professional, knowing exactly how the Human body works and what process is involved in each movement and exercise, a more deep knowledge in Human Anatomy allows your to provide Fitness Advice on exercising being orientated around the combination of bones, ligaments, tendons, joints and muscles. Without the knowledge of the following principles, you could never achieve clarity on the reason for advising your clients to perform specific movements using a particular technique
That is why our PFS Functional Biomechanics course is
the best option for you to deepen your knowledge in Human Anatomy focused only on what you really need to be prepared for the Fitness Industry.
This course is included in our courses, such as PFS PERSONAL TRAINER and PFS PILATES and is intended for those who want to refresh their knowledge in Anatomy and repeat the course.
After completing this course you will be able to:
This course is open for everyone who wants to improve their teaching skills and general knowledge in the field, walking the path of development and reach excellence.
An introductory guide to Anatomy & Physiology, by Louise Tucker
**Please check when booking if you need to purchase or if the book is included in your course, as we work directly from this book during the course.
Course hours that require 100% attendance: three-day course from 10 am-1 pm each day
Additional self-study hours: 10- 15 hours* the time burden can vary depending on individual ability and dedication. The exam date has been set apart to allow a sufficient amount of time for self-study.
Examination hours: The time involved in the examination, is not included in the above hours.
Day 1- Introduction to:
Cytology - The Cell
Histology - Tissues
Osteology - Bones and the Skeletal System
Myology - The Muscular System
Day 2 - Introduction to:
The Cardiovascular System
The Respiratory System
The Lymphatic System
The Nervous System
The Endocrine System
The Urinary System
Posture & Postural Assessment
Core & Breath
Postural Conditions and corrections
If done as an individual module, the PFS Functional Biomechanics - Posture, Anatomy & Physiology (EQF level 3) examination has to be done in 1 month time from the course day.
If done as a Personal Trainer or Pilates Course has to be done before practical exam of these courses.
The PFS FUNCTIONAL BIOMECHANICS- POSTURE, ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY exam consists of 72 multiple choice questions (online exam). Please follow the link to take a short 5 question mock exam: PFS Anatomy Sample Exam Questions
Please check our Terms and Conditions for the examination procedures and repeats.
Upon the completion of the course and successful passing of the exam; you will receive certificate.
Certificates obtained: PFS Functional Biomechanics- Posture, Anatomy & Physiology
All of our courses are accredited and recognised worldwide.
All PFS qualifications meet industry standards that have been developed and published by the European Health & Fitness Association (EHFA).
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