Physical Activity Clinical Champions: CPD Training event for HCPs

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Physical Activity Clinical Champions: CPD Training event for HCPs

Free CPD training event delivered by Public Health England on ‘Physical Activity Clinical Champions - encouraging and prescribing physical activity for the management and prevention of disease’.

Course content

  • a comprehensive review of the current evidence base for physical activity as a way to manage and prevent physical and mental health conditions 
  • this course prepares GPs, nurses and other healthcare professionals to champion the benefits of physical activity with their patients and, in doing so, help prevent and/or manage a range of common physical and mental health conditions. 
  • the course will familiarise the learner with the UK Chief Medical Officers’ physical activity guidelines, the underpinning evidence base and how to incorporate it into their daily clinical care.
  • develop your knowledge, skills and confidence to deliver effective brief advice and prescribe physical activity to patients.
  • led by Joshua Cane, PHE Physical Activity Clinical Champion and Senior Psychological Therapist/Clinical Coordinator
  • all participants can use this for CPD and will receive certification 
  • information and resources to help signpost towards local activities – supported by Camden Council’s Active Living Team 

Places are limited, registration is essential.