Professional Development

  • myofascial release with advanced stretch and mobility
    Level 3       Upcoming Dates We have dates available in both our Maidenhead and Edinburgh centres. If you can’t see dates that suit your diary please do email us directly to discuss future dates. What Is The Workshop About?
    • Latest scientific stretch research in proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation (PNF) stretch techniques including stretch-relax, contract-relax and agonist-contract relax techniques
    • Practical stretch releases for major muscle groups
    • Differential of the stretch techniques on range of motion and athletic or exercise performance
    • Primal mobility movements to free up the kinetic chain and prevent movement dysfunction
    • Practical movement sequences that can be used for each joint complex to activate the surrounding muscles and connective tissue
    • Mechanical and physiological responses to stretch and mobility techniques
    How Long Does It Last?
    • One day  CPD module
    Who Is The Course Suitable For?
    • Individuals 16 years and over
    • Those wishing to have a greater knowledge of anatomy and advanced stretching techniques
    What Qualifications Are Needed?
    • Level 2 Fitness Instructor or equivalent
    How Is It Assessed?
    • Worksheets
    Are There Any Books Or Special Equipment That Need To Be Purchased?
    • No, all course materials will be provided
    Terms and conditions apply to all Drummond Education programmes. Read more >
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    Education Training Award
    Introduction As part of the assessment procedure, many of the courses require summative assessment and the completion of exams. Assessment days provide the opportunity for students to achieve this All Levels, All Courses How Long Does It Last?
    • One day
    • Students are required to attend for the full day, immaterial to the number of assessments and/or the number of exams being taken
    • Five days in advance of the assessment day all students will be contacted by email with a schedule for the day, to help their clients arrange travel times, etc
    Assessment days are included in the cost of the course. When booking your place on an assessment day a minimum notice of 10 working days is required. This ensures the relevant resources are in place for your particular assessment/exam. Terms and conditions apply to all Drummond Education programmes. Read more >
  • Business & Digital Marketing

    Business & Digital Marketing Module

    Price: £160.00£195.00
    What Is The Business Marketing Module About?
    • SWOT analysis and how to grow your strengths, develop your weaknesses and export your opportunities
    • Competitor analysis. How to analyse your competitors and develop your USP
    • Services marketing. Understand the key principles behind marketing a service 
    • Business financial planning. How to write a cash flow projection and business financial plan
    • Ansoff Matrix. Identify your services and their target markets
    • Applying the marketing mix
    What Is The Digital Marketing Module About?
    • How to build a small business brand & communicate your message
    • How to write great content for e marketing and social media
    • Facebook, content and advertising. How can you build fans
    • Tweeting and building your audience
    • Instagram and how to integrate this with your facebook
    • Linkedin and your professional profile
    • How to use Instagram. 
    • Turning social media into leads
    How Long Does It Last?
    • Pre-reading
    • One day (half a day for each topic). Morning is business planning and marketing. Afternoon is digital marketing.
    Who Is The Module Suitable For?
    • Anyone responsible for getting their own clients in the fitness, health and wellness industry
    • People working within a gym or facility, self employed, mobile, outside, with own premises or online
    • Advanced instructors in pilates, yoga exercise referral and personal training
    What Qualifications Are Needed?
    • Any fitness instructor qualification at level 2 or advanced level
    How Is It Assessed?
    • Submission of business and marketing plan
    Are There Any Books Or Special Equipment That Need To Be Purchased?
    • Access to IT through a computer, laptop or tablet
    • The module requires some elements of self research
    • Pre-reading material will be provided
    What Can The Qualification Lead To?
    • Successful business planning and marketing 
    • Increased confidence in exactly how to market and communicate your services through e platforms and social media
    Terms and conditions apply to all Drummond Education programmes. Read more >
  • Client Analysis Health Behaviour

    Client Analysis Health Behaviour

    Price: £175.00 Sku No. #CAHB
    Upcoming Dates You can start the pre reading to suit your timetable or call the office on 0871 221 9422 for further workshop dates. For the practical workshop please see current dates. REPs Accreditation Level 3       What Will I Learn?
    • Varied and effective methods of collecting information and data to analyse clients
    • Different approaches to facilitating change through evidence based theories and practice
    • Developing motivational interviewing skills through the stages of consultation using motivational interview, listening and communication skills
    • Barriers to change and how to overcome them using the biopsychosocial behaviour change model
    • Structuring helping sessions and how to facilitate them effectively and successfully
    • Outcome driven goal setting
    • Outcome centred periodised programming
    How Long Does It Last?
    • Pre-reading
    • Online study
    • Two days practical application workshop
    Who Is The Course Suitable For?
    • Individuals 16 years and over
    • Those trainers/communicators looking to take facilitate clients through change
    What Qualifications Are Needed?
    • Level 2 fitness instructor, or advanced trainer qualifications or equivalent
    How Is It Assessed?
    • Case study
    Are There Any Books Or Special Equipment That Need To Be Purchased?
    • No, all course materials will be provided
    What Can The Qualification Lead To?
    • Work as a skilled and qualified health behavior change facilitator and advanced trainer
  • Kettlebell Instructor Training

    Kettlebell Instructor Training

    Price: £75.00£95.00 Sku No. #KB
      Level 2 This accredited qualification is recognised by REPs & CIMSPA and will be awarded 16 REPS CPD points and 10 CIMSPA Endorsed Points   Upcoming Dates We have dates available in both our Maidenhead and Edinburgh centres. If you can’t see dates that suit your diary please do email us directly to discuss future dates. What Is The Workshop About?
    • Latest scientific research in kettlebell training
    • Application of safe, effective, functional and challenging kettlebell training
    • Understanding of functional tri-planar movement
    • Technical teaching of a broad range of basic and advanced kettlebell exercises
    • Application of kettlebell training to a varied range of client groups
    • Mechanical and physiological responses to kettlebell training
    How Long Does It Last?
    • One day training & formative assessment
    Who Is The Course Suitable For?
    • Individuals 16 years and over
    • Those wishing to expand their training techniques & knowledge of exercises
    What Qualifications Are Needed? How Is It Assessed?
    • Formative assessment of a range of kettlebell exercises
    • Post course submission of a session plan for kettlebell training
    • Post course submission of learner achievement portfolio worksheets
    Are There Any Books Or Special Equipment That Need To Be Purchased?
    • No, all course materials will be provided (If you have your own preferred weight of kettlebell it is useful to bring it along)
    Terms and conditions apply to all Drummond Education programmes. Read more >
  • Outdoor Fitness Instructor Award

    L3 Award in Instructing Outdoor Fitness

    Price: £175.00£295.00 Sku No. #Outdoor Fitness Award new
    Level 3 This accredited qualification is recognised by REPs & CIMSPA and will be awarded 16 REPS CPD points and 10 CIMSPA Endorsed Points for each award What Is Outdoor Fitness Module About?
    • All forms of bootcamps
    • Equipment free outdoor circuits
    • Military fitness outdoor circuits
    • Outdoor circuits using small equipment including ViPR, Twist Trainers, Tethers, Thera-band loops, Human Trainer, TRX and much more
    • Playground circuits using the natural environment as equipment to create a workout
    • Health Safety & Risk Assessment
    What Is The Suspension Module About?
    • Latest scientific research in suspended movement training
    • Technical teaching of a broad range of basic and advanced suspended movement exercises
    • Application of suspension training to a varied range of client groups
    • Mechanical and physiological responses to suspension training
    • Low level suspension training equipment and how to use it effectively such as TRX and Human Trainer
    • 5 functional movement patterns, tri planar and the suspension equipment
    • Functional exercises suspended through all kinematic angles using the suspension equipment
    • Progressive and regressive exercise techniques
    How Long Does It Last?
    • One day practical. Each workshop is half a day
    • One day assessment
    Who Is The Course Suitable For?
    • Individuals who are 16 years and over
    • Fitness instructors, personal trainers
    • Those wishing to go beyond the boundaries of the conventional gym and studio
    What Qualifications Are Needed?
    • Level 2 Certificate In Fitness Instructing – Gym-Based Exercise or Exercise To Music (other similar qualifications may be recognised)
    How Is The Outdoor Fitness Award Assessed?
    • Direct observation of teaching a practical session outside of the gym
    • Programme card
    • Risk Assessment
    • Worksheet
    How Is The Suspension Training Award Assessed?
    • Summative assessment of a range of suspended movement exercises
    • Post course submission of a session plan for suspended movement training
    • Post course submission of learner achievement portfolio worksheets
    Are There Any Books Or Special Equipment That Need To Be Purchased?
    • Suitable clothing for training outdoors
    • Small backpack or bum-bag containing a water bottle; energy bar; light waterproof jacket, trousers, hat, gloves; and sun cream
    • Spare shoes and clothing
    • For health and safety considerations, smooth-soled shoes or sandals of any description should not be used
    What Can The Qualification Lead To?
    • The ability to teach a variety of outdoor and or suspension fitness sessions indoors or outdoors
    Terms and conditions apply to all Drummond Education programmes. Read more >
  • Education Training Award

    Level 2 Anatomy Online

    Price: £195.00 Sku No. #Level 2 Anatomy Study Day
    REPs Accreditation Level 2 (part of a full qualification) REPS CPD 16 LOGO 3 What Is The course About?
    • Anatomy and physiology for exercise and health
    • Health, safety and welfare in a fitness environment
    • Principles of exercise, fitness and health
    • How to support clients who take part in exercise and physical activity
    • How to programme safe and effective exercise for a range of clients
    • How to communicate with clients effectively and motivate them to adhere to an exercise programme
    • Health benefits of physical activity
    • Importance of healthy eating
    How Long Does It Last?
    • Pre-reading
    • One day theory
    Who Is The Course Suitable For?
    • Individuals 16 years and over
    • Those wishing to work in fitness
    What Qualifications Are Needed?
    • There are no formal prerequisites for this qualification, however awareness of using a gym or participating in group or water-based exercise classes or equivalent is advisable
    How Is It Assessed?
    • Multiple-choice theory exams
    Are There Any Books Or Special Equipment That Need To Be Purchased?
    • No, all course materials will be provided
    What Can The Qualification Lead To?
    • Work as a group exercise or gym instructor
    • Further training in pre-choreographed programmes such as Zumba, pump and fx
    • An en-route qualification to becoming a personal trainer
    Terms and conditions apply to all Drummond Education programmes. Read more >
  • PIlates & The clinical Pelvis

    Level 3 Anatomy Online

    Price: £195.00 Sku No. #Level 3 Anatomy Study Day
    REPs Accreditation Level 3 reps-cpd-20-logo-312 What Is The Module About?
    • Anatomical knowledge to include the shoulder, hip, knee and ankle complex, the deep stabilising core muscles and the superficial mobilising core muscles
    • Practical biomechanics
    • Understanding functional multi-plane movement patterns
    • The kinetic chain, its function and dysfunctions
    • Advanced anatomical landmarks
    • General anatomy & physiology revision to sit the level 3 mandatory unit theory paper
    How Long Does It Last?
    • Pre-reading
    • One day theory
    Who Is The Module Suitable For?
    • Individuals 16 years and over
    • Those wishing to develop their anatomical knowledge and exercise library
    • Personal trainers and advanced instructors
    What Qualifications Are Needed?
    • Level 2 Certificate In Fitness Instructing – Gym-Based Exercise or Exercise To Music (other similar qualifications may be recognised)
    What Will Be Studied?
    • Kinetic chain function
    • Deep and superficial muscle anatomy
    • Anatomical markers
    • Joint action
    • The kinetic chain
    • Practical biomechanics
    • Multi-plane movement patters
    • Open and closed chain
    • General anatomy & physiology revision
    How Is It Assessed?
    • Multiple choice theory exams
    Are There Any Books Or Special Equipment That Need To Be Purchased?
    • No, all course materials will be provided
    What Can The Qualification Lead To?
    • Enhanced services as an advanced trainer in any level 3 discipline or sports massage therapist
    Terms and conditions apply to all Drummond Education programmes. Read more >
  • Pilates Reformer Instructor Training

    Level 4 Pilates Reformer Therapy Course

    Price: £695.00£1,995.00
    Level 4 Reps Accreditation  What Is The Course About?
    • The advanced detailed anatomical structure of the ankle, knee, hip, spine and shoulder
    • Detailed anatomy of the neural, fascia, ligament and tendon structures of each joint complex
    • Common injuries and restrictions of each joint complex
    • Restrictions and dysfunctional movement patterns of the body linked to the common injuries and restrictions
    • Foam rolling techniques related to each joint complex
    • Mobility sequences to release and improve movement patters for each joint complex
    • 6 week strengthening programmes for each joint complex using, release techniques, mobility sequences and pilates reformer method therapy exercises for building strength
    How Long Does The Course Last? Who Is The Course Suitable For?
    • Individuals 18 years and over
    • Advanced Pilates reformer teachers wishing to work with rehabilitative exercise programmes
    • Those seeking to enhance their qualifications
    • Individuals already working with clients who have injuries or movement restrictions in an exercise environment
    • Those wishing to work in the allied health professions
    • Those who believe in the genius of the method
    What Qualifications Are Needed?
    • Level 3 or 4 Diploma In Teaching Mat Pilates, 
    • Leve 1 & 2 Pilates reformer certification or equivalent
    • If you don't hold any of the stated qualifications do contact the office as you may be credited for gaining varied qualifications.
    How Is It Assessed?
    • 6 week case study
    • Direct observation of teaching a practical session
    • lesson plans
    Are There Any Books Or Special Equipment That Need To Be Purchased?
    • No, all course materials will be provided
    What Can The Qualification Lead To?
    • Employment as a Pilates therapy practitioner or exercise referral specialist working with common injuries or movement dysfunction.
    • Progression onto level 4 Advanced Instructing Mat Pilates
    Terms and conditions apply to all Drummond Education programmes. Read more >
  • What Is The Course About?
    • The advanced detailed anatomical structure of the body
    • Detailed biomechanics of movement
    • Common postural dysfunctions
    • Restrictions and dysfunctional movement patterns of the body linked to the common injuries and restrictions
    • Pilates Spine Corrector Repertoire
    • Spine Corrector exercise repertoire to improve movement patterns
    • 6 week spine corrector strengthening programmes 
    How Long Does The Course Last?
    • One day practical teaching of Pilates Spine Corrector repertoire related to therapy exercise 
    • Video submission assessment
    Who Is The Course Suitable For?
    • Individuals 18 years and over
    • Pilates mat or apparatus teachers wishing to work with rehabilitative exercise programmes
    • Those seeking to enhance their qualifications
    • Individuals already working with clients who have injuries or movement restrictions in an exercise environment
    • Those wishing to work in the allied health professions
    • Those who believe in the genius of the Pilates method
    What Qualifications Are Needed?
    • Level 3 or 4 Diploma In Teaching Mat Pilates or equipvalent, 
    • If you don't hold any of the stated qualifications do contact the office as you may be credited for gaining varied qualifications.
    How Is It Assessed?
    • Direct observation of teaching a practical session
    • lesson plan
    • Personal practice video
    Are There Any Books Or Special Equipment That Need To Be Purchased?
    • No, all course materials will be provided for the training
    What Can The Qualification Lead To?
    • Employment as a Pilates therapy practitioner or exercise referral specialist working with common injuries or movement dysfunction.
    • Progression onto level 4 Advanced Instructing Mat Pilates
    Terms and conditions apply to all Drummond Education programmes. Read more >
  • Active IQ Level 4 Certificate in Postural Assessment Corrective Exercise

    Level 4 Postural Assessment Corrective Exercise

    Price: £695.00£795.00 Sku No. #Postural Analysis & Movement Correction
      REPs  & CIMSPA Accreditation Level 4         What Is The Module About?
    • Principles, practical application and development of core stabilisation, postural assessment and flexibility
    • Diagnostic assessments
    • Corrective exercise programming
    • Analysis of movement
    • Addressing the needs of individuals with low risk medical conditions
    • Advanced knowledge of anatomy, physiology & biomechanics
    How Long Does It Last?
    • Pre-reading
    • Two days attendance for theory and practical for postural assessment and corrective exercise
    • One day attendance for advanced anatomy & physiology 
    • One day attendance for advanced biomechanics of movement
    • One day assessment
    Who Is The Module Suitable For?
    • Individuals 16 years and over
    • Those working as fitness instructors or wishing to train to become a Pilates instructor or personal trainer
    • Advanced instructors in Pilates, exercise referral and personal training
    What Qualifications Are Needed?
    • Level 3 Diploma in Personal Training, Pilates or Yoga or equivalent
    • Yoga must include the national level 3 anatomy & physiology theory paper
    What Will Be Studied?
    • Advanced anatomy & physiology
    • Advanced biomechanics
    • Static and dynamic posture
    • Integrated movement diagnostic assessment
    • Multi-plane movement patterns
    • Dynamic and three-dimensional flexibility
    • Common postural and kinetic chain dysfunctions
    • Corrective exercise protocols
    • Development of corrective exercise programmes
    • Biomechanics of movement
    How Is It Assessed?
    • Continuous assessment throughout the module
    • Direct observation of conducting each assessment protocol
    • Development of a corrective exercise programme
    • Online anatomy & physiology theory test (can be sat at home facility - open book)
    • Online postural assessment theory test (can be sat at home facility - open book)
    • Worksheets
    Are There Any Books Or Special Equipment That Need To Be Purchased?
    • All course materials will be provided
    • Access to a computer for online tests. If you don't have access to a computer you can take the tests in one of our facilities
    What Can The Qualification Lead To?
    • Working with occupational health
    • Enhanced services as a personal trainer
    • Enhanced services offering postural assessment and corrective exercise
    Terms and conditions apply to all Drummond Education programmes. Read more >
  • Education Training Award

    Online Nutrition for Exercise & Health AIQ

    Price: £295.00 Sku No. #Nutrition For Physical Activity & Health AIQ
    Level 3 This accredited qualification is recognised by REPs & CIMSPA and will be awarded 16 REPS CPD points and 10 CIMSPA Endorsed Points   What Is The Course About? The principles of healthy eating and weight management in relation to exercise, sports and well-being
    • Biochemistry of the food groups
    • Fundamentals of good nutrition
    • Carbohydrate and lipid metabolism
    • Protein and metabolism
    • Water and fluid balance
    • Client assessment and treatment
    • Understanding behaviour change
    • Popular diets, myths and analysis
    • Energy balance and metabolism
    • Obesity, the scope and consequences
    • Food diaries and client analysis
    How Long Does It Last?
    • Online course
    • Assessment
    Who Is The module Suitable For?
    • Individuals 16 years and over
    • Those working as fitness instructors or wishing to train to become a personal trainer
    What Qualifications Are Needed?
    • Level 2 Certificate In Fitness Instructing – Gym-Based Exercise or Exercise To Music (other similar qualifications may be recognised)
    How Is It Assessed?
    • Multiple-choice theory exam
    • Case study with food diary and nutritional analysis
    • Educational activity/leaflet
    Are There Any Books Or Special Equipment That Need To Be Purchased?
    • No, all course materials will be provided online
    What Can The Qualification Lead To?
    • Enhanced services as an instructor and/or personal trainer
    Terms and conditions apply to all Drummond Education programmes. Read more >