Advanced Anatomy and Physiology

This Level 3 course extends your understanding of anatomy and physiology to support advanced programming and coaching. It builds on the foundation knowledge gained through successful completion of the Level 2 Anatomy and Physiology e-learning course.


The course is delivered online and gives you full control over your learning experience. It will automatically keep track of where you are between study periods and check your understanding as you work through the lessons. You can repeat and revise the material just as much as you need to.


The course is split into five interactive units and includes practice assignments and mock exams to test your knowledge as you learn. A technical support tutor is available by email or phone to answer your questions and provide guidance. The course covers:

  • Unit 1 – the skeletal system
  • Unit 2 – muscles
  • Unit 3 – the neuromuscular and endocrine systems
  • Unit 4 – the cardiovascular system
  • Unit 5 – stability and posture

Entry requirements

Level 2 Anatomy and Physiology.


You will sit a multiple-choice exam on the first day of your practical course.  The pass mark is 70%.

Certification and credits

On successful completion you will have achieved one City and Guilds unit in anatomy and physiology. You will also receive 16 REPs points.