Course curriculum

  • 1

    Body Image in Sport

    • Welcome to Body Image & Body Composition

    • Why is Body Image so Important

    • Scope of Practice

    • Assessment of Body Image

    • Body Dissatisfaction

    • Risks & Protective Factors

    • Improving Body Image

    • Creating a Safe Environment

  • 2

    Measuring Body Composition

    • What is Body Composition?

    • Triad of Health, Performance & Body Composition

    • Reliability, Accuracy & Appropriateness

    • Appropriateness & Purpose

    • Skinfolds

    • Expert Session - DXA Masterclass by Demi Patterson

    • Bioelectrical impedance analysis (BIA )

    • Ultrasound

    • Densitometry Methods of Body Composition Assessment

  • 3

    Athlete Safety

    • Rule #1 - Do No Harm

    • Consent & Data Storage

    • Language when Discussing Bodies

    • Providing Feedback on Body Composition

    • What the concepts behind the Swimming Australia Recommendations mean for our profession

  • 4

    Review

    • TL:DR

    • Further Learning

    • Review Quiz

    • Feedback Survey

    • Logging CPD