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Active IQ Level 3 Award in Supporting Pre and Postnatal Clients with Exercise and Nutrition

The purpose of this qualification is to provide learners with the knowledge and skills needed to be able to programme safe and effective exercise for both pre and postnatal clients, taking into account the physiological and biomechanical changes associated with pregnancy and the key health and safety considerations for pre and postnatal clients taking part in physical activity. 


To enrol on this course, you MUST hold a level 2 fitness instructing qualification or equivalent. Certificates need to be submitted at registration.

Course Delivery and Assessment 

The course is delivered via virtual route. Learners use Active IQ’s eLearning platform; the learning is completed in your own time. You are also invited to attend a live webinar with your tutor. All learning is online, a hard copy manual is available at an additional cost of approximately £27. You will have a named Tutor/assessor who can offer support. 


There are 2 units to complete 

  1. Physical activity, health and nutritional considerations for pre and postnatal clients 

  2. Programming safe and effective exercise sessions for pre and postnatal clients 

You will be assessed using a worksheet and a case study.

How long does it take to complete the course?

All learning is completed in your own time.

Hours to complete the course – 30

You have 6 months to complete the course.  

All assessments must be completed within this time.  Where a leaner does not complete in the allotted time and wishes to continue an administration fee of £50 will be applied.  


Course Cost 



When can I start? 

You can start the course whenever you like, there is no official start date. 

You will receive the following within 7 days of receiving your payment confirmation​

  • How to gain access to your learning materials

  • How to gain access to any technology you may need to use

  • How to submit your work and who you tutor/assessor is

  • Any additional information you may need to know including assessment information and receiving results

Contact Alex if you require any further information, including course content, structure and how you can use this qualification in your business