GPTQA Level 1 Online Course

Rated 5.00 out of 5 based on 2 customer ratings
(2 customer reviews)



A fundamental knowledge of reliable field testing on people


  1. Define Field Testing
    1. Identifying the reason for testing
    2. Recognising the elements of field testing
    3. Identifying the clients to be tested
    4. Recognising the testing protocols to be performed
  2. Assess a test environment
    1. Recognising controlled conditions
    2. Recognising uncontrolled conditions
    3. Identifying effects of the conditions
    4. Monitoring staff competency
    5. Recognising equipment inconsistency
  3. Evaluate quality assurance
    1. Identifying reliability
    2. Understanding the effects of unreliable testing
    3. Managing error
    4. Recognising accuracy in measuring and recording
  4. Evaluate results and communication
    1. Consideration of the data needed in a report
    2. Presenting data reliably
    3. Interpreting data for necessary outcomes
    4. Data protection and privacy

Ideal for the athlete, coach, student, scout, parent or teacher this fully online course offers a comprehensive understanding on the purpose, delivery and outcomes of validity, consistency and reliability when performing any physiological tests on people.

Upon completion you will be able to:

  • Foster a culture of quality and reliability in field testing
  • Provide a competitive advantage over people and coaches that are not accredited
  • Present a working knowledge of the purpose, delivery and interpretation of reliable field testing on people
  • Provide unbiased interpretation of services and data outcomes by third party providers
  • Promote the importance of quality assurance and processes around professional field testing on people including your personal and/or clients responsibility for reliability.


  • Learning type: 100% online
  • Learning time: 3 to 4 hours
  • Resources provided: Yes
  • Assessment: Online

GPTQA Level 1 is delivered with Global Performance Testing International education partner Victoria University (CRICOS Provider No. 00124K (Melbourne) and CRICOS Provider No. 05475D (Sydney). RTO Code: 3113).  This course is due for release on 1st June 2018 and all pre-enrollments will be informed of login information in advance of this date.

2 reviews for GPTQA Level 1 Online Course

  1. Rated 5 out of 5

    Jo (verified owner)

    Great course design and helped me a lot in breaking down the principles of fitness testing and making it reliable and worthwhile

  2. Rated 5 out of 5

    walsh.liam.j (verified owner)

    Learning modules are extremely easy to navigate and have appealing visuals. This is a great introduction for students, coaches and teachers to the concepts and principles of fitness testing.

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