ISA Continuing Education Series

ISA Certificate in Exercise Prescription for Special Populations (Metabolic and Cardiovascular Disease Individuals)  

Course Overview

Metabolic syndrome identifies people with an increased risk of developing cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes mellitus. The different risk factors for metabolic syndrome includes central obesity, hypertension, hyperglycaemia, dyslipidaemia and obesity. Lifestyle intervention such as incorporating physical activity has been shown to reduce the risk of developing cardiovascular disease in this population. This workshop will prepare participants with the exercise prescription guidelines and recommendations for people with cardiovascular disease.  Special considerations during training will also be covered for the respective populations.  The exercise guidelines and recommendations taught in this workshop will be presented using the frequency, intensity, time, and type (FITT) principle, which are core components of an exercise prescription.


Entry Requirements

  • Some experience in exercising, training or coaching

Course Duration

  • 8 hours in 1 day


Continuing Coach Education (if applicable)

  • 8.0 CoachSG CCE Hours awarded upon completion

  • 0.6 ACE CECs awarded upon completion

Course Fees


Grants Available (Terms & Conditions apply)

  • SkillsFuture: up to $120.00 for Singaporeans 25 years and above *up to Mar 2021*

  • UTAP: 50% of unfunded course fees (before GST) for NTUC members with minimum 75% attendance rate (capped at $250.00/year) *up to Mar 2021*

Bring a friend (or more)!

Receive special ISA discounts when you sign up with your friends!

  • Register with a friend and receive a discount of $21.40 per person

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