This course provides you with the scientific knowledge and practical skills to safely prescribe and manage exercise and rehabilitation programmes for a range of people, from athletes to those with disabilities and people suffering from injury and illness. Whilst studying at our Lansdowne Campus and at the AECC, you'll acquire the skills and knowledge needed to excel on this popular course and later, the industry. What's more you'll undertake several exciting work placements to gain that all important practical experience, in a variety of exciting environments. Throughout the course you'll have opportunities to undertake optional REPs (Register of Exercise Professionals) qualifications. REPs recognises the qualifications and expertise of health-enhancing exercise instructors in the UK ensuring that they meet the health and fitness industry’s agreed national occupational standards. This means you'll gain qualifications as an exercise and fitness instructor which you can use during your studies.