Available courses

CHRONIC FATIGUE SYNDROME & POTS (EXERCISE MANAGEMENT)

The aim of this online Professional Development Course is to provide Accredited Exercise Physiologists with current information and exercise management guidelines on Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and POTS. 

The course covers the pathophysiology of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and POTS, diagnostic criteria for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and POTS, outlines the multidisciplinary approach to treatment, compares the exercise response of patients with CFS to healthy individuals, research on exercise, assessment guidelines, exercise prescription guidelines, implementing pacing strategies, contraindications and precautions and case study applications.

Course Cost: $400.00

***Available from June 2020***


CFS

This special is available to ESSA members only.

Once enrolled, participants will have three months to complete the professional development courses.


$400 for two courses (Total of 14 professional development points) 

Assessment and Exercise Prescription in Rheumatoid Arthritis (5 professional development points) 

Posture Pain and Function (9 professional development points)


Once payment is received, our administration team will provide you with access to both courses within 24-48 hours. 





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ASSESSMENT & EXERCISE REHABILITATION IN RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS

Assessment & Exercise Rehabilitation in Rheumatoid Arthritis is an online Professional Development course developed for Health Professionals trained in treating Musculoskeletal conditions. The course includes the pof Rheumatoid Arthritis, signs and symptoms, the process of getting diagnosed and common medications used to treat the condition. The course also provides an overview of current research on exercise and Rheumatoid Arthritis, examination and assessment guidelines, contraindications and precautions, exercise rehabilitation goals, exercise prescription guidelines, referral to other health professionals and a case study application.


Course Cost: $200.00




5 Professional Development Points


  

Posture

POSTURE, PAIN AND FUNCTION

The aim of this online Professional Development course is to provide you with information on Posture, Pain and Function.  The course covers principles relating to alignment and postural problems, static postural and gait analysis, assessment guidelines, corrective and contraindicated exercises, and stretches for common postural conditions. The course also covers Ergonomic assessments and referral to other health professionals.
Course Cost: $275.00

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9 Professional Development Points