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Biokinetics Explained...



A Biokineticist is an exercise specialist who improves an individual's physical condition and their quality of life by means of a thorough physical assessment, and the prescription of a rehabilitation programme.




Roles and Responsibilities of a Biokineticist

  • Functions within professional alliance of health and medicine and is recognized by and registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa
  • Improves a person’s physical well-being and quality of life through individualized scientific assessment and the prescription of exercise in rehabilitative treatment, in order to prevent and intervene recurrence of certain ailments and the enhancement of performance (sport and work)
  • Evaluates and measures body posture, body composition, blood pressure, glucose levels, lung function, heart rate, fitness, muscle strength, endurance, power, flexibility and other health screenings
  • Is a health care professional who, through health promotion and wellness, creates a better quality of life for patients