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Lungs in Action Courses

This is the list of all the courses available in our Online Training Portal.
 

  • Lungs in Action - Full Instructor Training Package

    The Lungs in Action Full Instructor Training program has been designed to provide accreditation for personal trainers, fitness instructors, exercise physiologists and physiotherapists to deliver a community based exercise maintenance program for people with stable chronic lung disease who have completed a Pulmonary Rehabilitation program and people with stable NYHA Class II and Class III Heart Failure who have completed Heart Failure Rehabilitation.
    Training ModeCombination of Online & Face to Face
    Cost$ 395 + GST
    Assessment Requirements 2 x Online Assessments & Practical Assessments
    Continuing Education Points AvailableA combined total of 19.5 CPD points with Exercise and Sport Science Australia (ESSA). (11 CPD's for Lungs in Action Online Theory Course and 8.5 CPD's for Lungs in Action Instructor Accreditation Course)

    Fitness Australia members will receive 10 CEC points when completing this package. (10 CEC's for the Lungs in Action Online Theory Course component only).
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  • Lungs in Action - Online Theory

    Lungs in Action Online Theory is a continuing education tool for those who play a role in exercising people with chronic stable lung conditions and/or Heart Failure, or who are a part of a broader multi disciplinary team that provide these services. It is also a great way for those who choose not to, or may not meet the requirements to be a specific Lungs in Action instructor but would still like to expand their knowledge with up to date best practise on exercise safety and limitations with this clientele. The fact that there are now 1 in 7 Australian’s over 40 years of age with COPD (BOLD, 2013) exercise professionals are now faced with an overwhelming amount of clients who are diagnosed, or show signs of chronic lung conditions. It is important that exercise and health professionals are knowledgeable in this area to ensure safety and optimal outcomes for these clients. 
    Training ModeOnline
    Assessment Requirements2 x Online Assessment
    Approximate Duration10-12 hrs
    CostAUD 220 + GST
    Continuing Education Points Available11 CPD’s with Exercise and Sport Science Australia (ESSA)
    10 CEC’s with Fitness Australia.
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  • Lungs in Action Instructor Accreditation Course (Practical Upgrade)

    The Lungs in Action Practical Upgrade provides access to the practical component of the Lungs in Action Full Instructor course, for those who have already completed the Lung in Action Online Theory on a separate occasion. 
    Training ModeFace to Face
    Assessment RequirementsPractical Assessments
    Continuing Education Points Available8.5 CPD's with Exercise and Sports Science Australia.
    Cost$175 + GST
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  • Lungs in Action - Heart Failure Training

    Lungs in Action Heart Failure training is an educational module for those who play a role in exercising people with Heart Failure, or who are a part of a broader multi disciplinary team that provide these services.
    Training ModeOnline
    Assessment Requirements1 x Online Assessment
    Approximate Duration2hs
    Cost$ 50
    Continuing Education Points AvailableNil. At completion of the course you will be provided with a certificate of completion highlighting the learning objectives and training time.
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