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Rehabilitation
AWARD LAUNCH
The Service, in partnership with Unionlearn and West Lancashire College, are embarking with 17 new candidates on a NVQ level 2 Gym Instructors’ Award. The training will be delivered by Bill Pirrie and his team of Service PTAs.
The qualification aims to provide learners with the skills and knowledge necessary to plan, deliver and evaluate safe and effective fitness instructions via the context of gym-based exercises. Learners successfully completing this qualification will be able to gain access to the registers of exercise professional (REPs) at Level 2.
The course will be a flexible learning programme comprising of electronic portfolio, classroom and gym-based study and assessment.
COURSE CONTENT:
• Anatomy and Physiology for Exercise. • Understand how to support clients who
take part in exercise and physical activity.
• Health, Safety and Welfare in a fitness environment.
• Principles of exercise, fitness and health. • Planning gym-based exercise.
• Instructing gym-based exercise.
Tweets From
The Street
On November 19 @irishscourse tweets - Thanks to @MerseyFire for sorting out my tenants. Testing today & hopefully just a false CO alarm but ever grateful to have you to help.
On November 10 - @bbcmerseyside Tweets to their 26,400 followers - Cordon set up in #Aintree as @MerseyFire tackles blaze involving gas cylinder on Brookfield Road. 15 businesses have been evacuated.
Everton Football Club - @Everton - Tweeted to their 464,000 followers on the afternoon of November 5: A reminder from all at #EFC, @MerseyPolice and @MerseyFire - #StaySafe on Bonfire Night.
The singer Christopher Maloney @ChrisMaloney77 Tweeted to his 145,000 followers on November 6 - Well done to @MerseyFire for all your hard work last night guys! #BonfireNight
@NHSE_Lydia tweeted on November 6 - Thank you Lynn Hughes from @MerseyFire for an amazing, passionate & thought provoking presentation on values #NHSVBR
Councillor Ann O’Byrne Tweeted on @ann_obyrne November 5 - With @Cherylaharrison at Rice Lane Farm with hundreds of families enjoying the bonfire & fireworks display Thanks @MerseyFire for support
On November 5 this tweet was sent - Housing officer spots a makeshift unlit bonfire in middle of housing estate.@MerseyFire respond quickly. Thank you
On November 3 - @LiscardPrimary Tweeted - Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service are in school today talking about bonfire and firework safety @merseyfire
In a thank you message sent in a private message to our Service’s Facebook page a woman wrote in September: Big thank you to the
crew who came to Rainbow drive,
Halewood today (September 5) to stop the flood You were brilliant! No doubt would
have been much worse but
for these guys. Much appreciated!
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