Pre-Exercise Screening Systems

Adult Pre-Exercise Screening System (APSS)

Click below to access the following documents:

Pre-Exercise Screening System for Young People (PSS-YP)

Click below to access the following documents:

Pre-Exercise Screening System During Pregnancy

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Any health professional is free to download, access and utilise any of the above Pre-Exercise Screening Systems, ensuring appropriate reference is made to Exercise & Sports Science Australia (ESSA), Sports Medicine Australia (SMA) and Fitness Australia.




Scheduled medicines Guidance for unregistered health professionals

ESSA recommends that exercise professionals review their scope of practice and standards in conjunction
with the medications guidance document. You may also find the document on the website of your local state
or territory health department.