Qualification Standard

Authorising body: Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports
Group of fields: Physical Education and Sport
Occupation: Fitness walking instructor
Validity of standard: from 1/8/2013
Qualification level: 3

Qualification Standard

Vocational competence Level

Knowledge and comprehension of human anatomy and physiology for the needs of fitness walking instructors

3

Analysis of gait and analysis of motion stereotypes for the needs of fitness walking

3

Providing basic counselling on healthy lifestyle, including a healthy eating and drinking regime

3

Providing first aid during fitness walking lessons

3

Compliance with occupational safety and accident prevention for lessons of fitness walking

3

Operation, setting and maintenance of treadmills and walking sticks needed for fitness walking

3

Explanation and demonstration of fitness walking techniques

4

Designing an appropriate exercise plan for a group and individual fitness walking lessons

4

Modification of an exercise program of fitness walking for specific groups of clients

4

Management of group and individual fitness walking lessons

3

Following entities have contributed

The qualification standard was prepared by the Sector Council for personal services. It has been established and licensed for this activity by the Chamber of Commerce of the Czech Republic and the Confederation of Industry of the Czech Republic.

 

Entities represented in the following work group have contributed:

H.E.A.T. TRADE s.r.o.

Czech Association of Nordic Walking

University of Technology, Centre of Sports Activities, Brno

Czech Chamber of Fitness