CPE Units: 3
8.2.1 Assesses the physical, social and cultural needs of the individual, group, community or population.
8.2.2 Applies knowledge of health determinants when planning, developing and implementing services, programs, meal plans and menus.
8.3.6 Keeps abreast of current nutrition and dietetics knowledge and trends.
3000 Nutrition Assessment and Diagnosis
3030 Anthropometrics, Body Composition
4060 Exercise, Fitness, and Sports Nutrition
Physique Assessment is presented by Dr. Gary Slater expert Advanced Dietitian and Researcher.
Dr. Gary Slater is an expert in body composition, ISAK level 3 Instructor and Australian New Zealand Bone Mineral Society (ANZBMS) clinical densitometry technician. Learn between the difference between the various physique assessment methods and how you can apply a specific technique into your practice.
By the end of this presentation you will be able to
- Appreciate the application of physique assessment across a range of areas including; sporting,clinical and other
- Appreciate different physique assessment tools and their; strengths and weaknesses, assumptions made, reliability and practical application
- Understand the importance of client presentation for body composition assessment
- Recognise the personal nature of physique assessment