Exercise physiology is a tertiary degree, requiring minimum of 4 years of study at a recognised university. An Exercise Physiologist is a health professional who has specific expertise in health promotion and exercise rehabilitation. Exercise physiologists are NOT personal trainers.
An Accredited Exercise Physiologist (AEP) is granted this status by Exercise & Sports Science Australia: the peak professional body and sole accrediting authority for Accredited Exercise Physiologists. AEPs have further knowledge, skills and competencies for treatment of patients with acute, sub-acute or chronic medical conditions, injuries or disabilities. These include cardiovascular, metabolic, neurological, musculoskeletal, cancers, kidney, respiratory / pulmonary and mental health conditions.
Medicare and private health fund rebates are available for group classes and Exercise Physiology sessions. Please contact our rooms for details.
Performance Care offers a range of exercise programs, including:
Small-group exercise classes for: