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Chronic Respiratory Disease Exercise Instructor Course

BLF bursaries are now available for the May 2010 intake of this innovative distance learning course.

Developed by Loughborough College, the University Hospitals of Leicester and the British Lung Foundation (BLF), with funding and input from Rotherham PCT, the course has been submitted for endorsement at level 4 on the Register of Exercise Professionals. It covers:

l Physiology and pathology of respiratory disease l Management of chronic respiratory disease l Responses to exercise and exercise prescription

l Level 3 or equivalent qualification as recognised by REP’s l A current valid first aid certificate l Endorsement from a local pulmonary rehabilitation team

For more details or an application pack please log on to www.lunguk.org/supporting-you/blf_active or contact Danielle Smreczak using the details below

exercise@blf-uk.org t: 0207 0787914 w: www.lunguk.org

l Managing breathlessness l Referral pathways

The BLF bursary, funded by Air Products, is available to exercise professionals who meet the following entry requirements:

l 100 hours practical exercise instruction over the past year, with some experience of working with clients with COPD/respiratory disease l Current CRB disclosure form

Instructors taking up a bursary will be expected to work with local Breathe Easy support groups to set up exercise classes within the community.

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Reg. charity of England & Wales - no. 326730. Charity reg in Scotland - no. SC038415

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