001: P1: NASM®: Youth Exercise Specialist Workshop

Thursday, 9:00am-1:00pm
Session Format: Preconference

There is a growing need for fitness professionals who possess the knowledge and skill sets to positively impact youth by helping them develop paths to active and healthy lifestyles. NASM has developed the Youth Exercise Specialist (YES) credential to educate health and fitness professionals on how to design safe and effective training programs for children at every fitness level. This workshop helps prepare individuals for the YES credential, covering the science behind appropriate training for youth, including fitness assessment and program design.


Eric Beard, MS

IDEA Author/Presenter
I am passionate about helping people move better, feel better and live better. I successfully integr... more less

Fabio Comana, MA, MS

IDEA Author/Presenter
An exercise physiologist, research scientist, consultant and coach for Genesis Wellness Group, and f... more less