Exercise And Children Course

Exercise And Children Course

Course Description

Children exercise habits have come under the spotlight as the importance of keeping fit and having a healthy weight is paramount for wellness and optimal growth. Exercise professionals specialising in children’s exercise has become a growing trend and now you have the chance of gaining an accredited certification as a children’s exercise practitioner!As a graduate of the Exercise for Children Certification, you’ll be able to design and instruct exercise programmes for children taking into consideration the particular risks and benefits associated with this kind of training.

The comprehensive Children and Exercise Certification includes an Exercise Science course, which creates a bundled package. This ensures that you’re appropriately equipped with the underpinning knowledge of a fitness professional as well as the specific knowledge needed to teach children how to exercise.

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  • Benefits and risks associated with physical activity for children and youth
  • Demonstrate and lead exercise programmes, utilising correct execution techniques
  • Designing appropriate exercise programmes
  • Ensure safe utilisation of fitness accessories
  • Plan and modify exercise programmes, according to the health and fitness status of the youth involved
  • Supervision and monitoring techniques recommended for this special group

This course also includes the Exercise Science modules of:

  • Anatomy
  • Assessments
  • Concepts of Fitness
  • Nutrition
  • Physiology


R7100total payment
  • Deposit R2800
  • R2150 (2 months)

How to Study

How you can learn at Trifocus Fitness Academy

We offer a number of exciting, dynamic, and interactive ways in which you can learn how to become the best fitness professional you can be!


If you have access to the Internet, we offer an online learning platform. Through the videos, questionnaires and forums on your dedicated learning portal you will be able to have the full benefit of our world-class education – when it’s convenient for you.

Online platform includes:

  • All assessments
  • Animated and interactive games to test your knowledge
  • Progress trackers
  • Thousands of slides with colourful images
  • Unlimited access to the online platform
  • Videos, including exercise and anatomical footage

Please note: If you choose this option, all study material is online. No hard copy study material will be sent to you.

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    How long will it take to complete the Exercise and Children Course?

    It will take approximately 3 months to complete the Exercise & Children Course.

    Are there payment plans and discounts available?

    Payments can be made via Payfast, EFT or by debit order (which is deducted on the last working day of every month). We offer an 18% discount if you pay the course fees upfront.

    Are there facilitated classes?

    No, the course is only available through online learning.

    Is there student support?

    Yes, there are student support managers available to assist you from Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm.

    When can you start the Exercise and Children Course?

    The course can be started at any time during the year.

    What will you learn in the Exercise and Children Course?

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    Is the Exercise and Children Course internationally accredited?

    The course is accredited by REPSSA and CATHSSETA.

    What does Trifocus Fitness Academy’s online learning platform look like?

    Trifocus Fitness Academy’s online learning platform was built with the end user in mind, offering students slides, videos, interactive games and seamless downloads.

    What are the registration requirements for the Exercise and Children Course?

    We require a valid South African ID, or a valid passport if you reside outside of South Africa. You must have a Matric/Grade 12 certificate.

    Why study the Exercise and Children Course with Trifocus Fitness Academy?

    Having specialist training regarding special populations equips you to plan successful and carefully tailored classes that serve the unique needs of your clients. Our course allows you to effectively manage these developmental exercise programmes.

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