Get Certified as a Cancer Exercise Specialist

Next Intake - 31st October 2020

Course Overview

The Cancer Exercise Specialist® Advanced Qualification was developed for health and fitness professionals seeking to attain a higher level of mastery and work with cancer patients during and after cancer surgery and treatment and into survivorship. Participants will gain a complete understanding of the entire cancer process from diagnosis and treatment to reconstruction and survivorship. Our unique and individualized programming will help to improve the patient’s ability to cope with the mental and physical stress following cancer diagnosis and treatment.

Course Highlights

 • Learn from extensive research carried out by Andrea Leonard, a 35 year cancer survivor and PFP 2019 Personal Trainer of the Year

• 2 Day Intensive Live Workshop and Online Study

• Gold Standard of Education in Oncology Exercise

• Case Studies Review Comprehensive Exercise Programming for Patients from different medical backgrounds


Course Objectives

​• Provide an in depth understanding of Cancer types, treatments, and surgical procedures

• Review Breast Cancer Surgery and Reconstruction procedures

• Provide a deeper understanding of Lymphedema and upper and lower extremity lymph drainage exercises

• Explain Exercise Programming for Cancer Survivors

• Demonstrate Assessment Protocols for Cancer Patients

• Facilitate the understanding of the needs of Cancer Survivors and the psychology behind survivorship and re-integration back into a “new normal”

• Provide guidelines on how to build a business as a Cancer Exercise Specialist



Pre-requisite

​This is a continuing education course for existing fitness professionals who has gained front line experience in personal training, knowledge of exercise science, understand client assessment and programming.


Course Facilitator​

Tommy Lo

PhD. in Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Steven Chew

CPT, Master Trainer CERF Global/BodyHacks, Founder of Fitness Academy Asia


Course Provider

Cancer Exercise Training Institute (CETI)


Continuing Education Points

The American Council on Exercise (ACE) 2.0

The American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) 20.0

Aerobics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA) 15.0

The Certified Professional Trainers Network (CPTN) 14.0

National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) 1.9

PTA Global 1.9

Yoga Alliance 22 (non-contact hours)

Course Duration

16 Hours (2 Days)


Examination

Online Examination


Learning Materials

Course Manual - English


Awards

Upon the completion of the course, you will be awarded as a Cancer Exercise Specialist by The Cancer Exercise Training Institute ​


Grading Criteria

80% Passing Score for the Online Exam​


Recertification

Every 2 Years


Exam Fee

NIL​


What Do I Need to Bring?

Pen and Notepad for notes


Language

English​


Price

Normal Price - HKD6500

Early Bird Promotion (before 30th September 2020) - HKD5500








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