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Exercise Is Medicine Singapore (EIMS)

Exercise Prescription Course for Primary Care Physicians

The Exercise Prescription Course for Primary Care Physicians is designed to provide physicians with the skills to effectively and confidently prescribe exercise for their patients, within the limits of time that every busy practitioner faces. The course will cover the bolts and nuts of exercise prescription for healthy individuals as well as patients with chronic diseases such as hypertension and diabetes. The course is held over two Saturdays and is usually accredited with a total of 4 CME core points.

The Exercise Prescription for Primary Care Physicians course outline is as follows:

  1. Introduction to EIMS and Benefits of Exercise
  2.  Physical Activity Assessment (PAVS)
  3. Pre-Participation Screening / Risk Assessment
  4. Principles of Exercise Prescription
  5. National Physical Activity Guidelines and Exercise Prescription Practicum
  6. Exercise Prescription for Chronic Diseases
  7. Behaviour Change & Motivation
  8. Case Studies & Assessment

The teaching faculty comprises sports physicians and relevant specialists. The course includes lectures, practicum and case discussions, culminating in a written assessment. Doctors who successfully complete the course will be certified by the EIMS Advisory Board.

2024 Course dates 


 Details  Onsite Lesson  Onsite Written Assessment
 Tentative* Dates

*dates are tentative and may be postponed if minimum class size is not met

 6 & 13 July 2024, OR

5 & 12 October 2024

 13 July 2024, OR

12 October 2024

 Time  1pm to 6.30pm  5.30pm to 6.30pm
 Venue  Changi General Hospital, Medical Centre
 Course Fees  SGD $370.60 (Inclusive of GST)
 Registration Closing Date One month in advance of course dates


To register for this course, simply fill up your contact details and our course administrators would get in touch with you soon.

For more information about the course, please email


What are you waiting for? Register for your course and be part of the Exercise is Medicine Singapore initiative today!

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