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A Different Look at Core Training: The Backside

AASFP 0.20 Units, ACE 0.20 CECs, ACSM 2.00 CECs, ACTION 0.20 Units, AFAA 2.00 CEUs, AFPA 2.00 CECs, CHEK 2.00 Units, CI 2.00 CECs, IFPA 2.00 Units, ISFTA 2.00 Units, ISSA 2.00 CEUs, ISTA 0.20 Units, NAFC 0.20 Units, NASM 0.20 CEUs, NCCPT 0.20 CECs, NCEP 2.00 Units, NCSF 1.00 CEUs, NESTA 0.20 CECs, NETA 2.00 CECs, NFPT 0.50 CECs, NSCA 0.30 CEUs, NSPA 2.00 CEUs, PAI 2.00 Units, PTAG 2.00 Units, PTIA 2.00 Credits, REPS NZ 1.50 Units, REPs UAE 2.00 CPDs, REPs UK 2.00 CPD, W.I.T.S. 2.00 CECs
$64.00
Core training has become an integral part of everyone's strength training program. However, core training is defined differently depending on the exercise professional or individual. In this session, Lee will discuss the importance of creating a consistent definition of the core and core training. Focusing on the backside of the core, breaking down the deadlift and hip hinges, learn the fundamental progression that can be utilized by clients of all fitness levels. View Details

25 Things Your Client Must Know About Lower-Back Pain - CEC Course

AASFP 0.20 Units, ACSM 2.00 CECs, ACTION 0.20 Units, CHEK 2.00 Units, CI 2.00 CECs, IFPA 2.00 Units, ISFTA 2.00 Units, ISSA 2.00 CEUs, ISTA 0.20 Units, NCCPT 0.20 CECs, NCEP 2.00 Units, NCSF 1.00 CEUs, NESTA 0.20 CECs, NETA 2.00 CECs, NFPT 0.25 CECs, NSPA 2.00 CEUs, PTAG 2.00 Units, PTIA 2.00 Credits, REPS NZ 1.50 Units, REPs UAE 2.00 CPDs, REPs UK 2.00 CPD, W.I.T.S. 2.00 CECs
$64.00
The statistics are well known: 85% of people will experience lower-back pain in their lifetimes. The general public and media perpetuate outdated or inaccurate information regarding lower-back pain. Educating and clarifying the facts for your clients and members can serve them better and generate additional business opportunities for you. View Details

The Runner’s Clinic

AAPTE 1.50 Units, AASFP 0.20 Units, ACSM 2.00 CECs, ACTION 0.20 Units, CHEK 2.00 Units, CI 2.00 CECs, IFPA 2.00 Units, ISFTA 2.00 Units, ISSA 2.00 CEUs, ISTA 0.20 Units, NCCPT 0.20 CECs, NCEP 2.00 Units, NCSF 1.00 CEUs, NESTA 0.20 CECs, NETA 2.00 CECs, NFPT 0.20 CECs, NSPA 2.00 CEUs, PTAG 2.00 Units, PTIA 2.00 Credits, REPS NZ 1.50 Units, REPs UAE 2.00 CPDs, REPs UK 2.00 CPD, W.I.T.S. 2.00 CECs
$64.00
If your clients want to be better runners, they need to start by running and training better. This course teaches you how to run better through the use of running form drills and offers a special insider's view to the best lessons and workouts for runners, including lactate threshold runs, VO2max intervals and anaerobic capacity intervals. Explore the scientific and coaching view of the training process and leave with a new knowledge of running! View Details

The Matrix - Innovative Group Strength Design

AASFP 0.20 Units, ACE 0.20 CECs, ACSM 2.00 CECs, ACTION 0.20 Units, AFAA 2.00 CEUs, AFPA 2.00 CECs, CHEK 2.00 Units, CI 2.00 CECs, IFPA 2.00 Units, ISFTA 2.00 Units, ISSA 2.00 CEUs, ISTA 0.20 Units, NAFC 0.20 Units, NASM 0.20 CEUs, NCCPT 0.20 CECs, NCEP 2.00 Units, NCSF 1.00 CEUs, NESTA 0.20 CECs, NETA 2.00 CECs, NFPT 0.50 CECs, NSCA 0.30 CEUs, NSPA 2.00 CEUs, PAI 2.00 Units, PTAG 2.00 Units, PTIA 2.00 Credits, REPS NZ 1.50 Units, REPs UAE 2.00 CPDs, REPs UK 2.00 CPD, W.I.T.S. 2.00 CECs
$64.00
A matrix is a pattern or an uncommon group of exercises that when combined can magnify the effects of any given exercise. By creating a matrix you can creatively pre-fatigue certain muscles in order to target others. In this workshop, Eve will show you how to choose exercises for a matrix and explain the benefits of structuring your workout that way. Come prepared to learn how to develop your own creative, effective and fun workout. Experience the power of the matrix! View Details

Shouldering The Load From The Ground Up

AASFP 0.20 Units, ACE 0.20 CECs(Expiring on December 31, 2017), ACSM 2.00 CECs, ACTION 0.20 Units, AFPA 2.00 CECs, CHEK 2.00 Units, CI 2.00 CECs, IFPA 2.00 Units, ISFTA 2.00 Units, ISSA 2.00 CEUs, ISTA 0.20 Units, NASM 0.20 CEUs, NCCPT 0.20 CECs, NCEP 2.00 Units, NCSF 1.00 CEUs, NESTA 0.20 CECs, NETA 2.00 CECs, NFPT 0.50 CECs, NSCA 0.30 CEUs(Expiring on December 31, 2017), NSPA 2.00 CEUs, PAI 2.00 Units, PTAG 2.00 Units, PTIA 2.00 Credits, REPS NZ 1.50 Units, REPs UAE 2.00 CPDs, REPs UK 2.00 CPD, W.I.T.S. 2.00 CECs
$64.00
Understanding the interaction between the lower extremity and the upper extremity is key to developing a true functional shoulder training program. Too often the shoulder joint is isolated from the rest of the body and is not allowed to work in a natural environment. In this session, we will look at functional integrated movement patterns of the legs and core, and their relationship to shoulder function. View Details

Nutrition and Post-Exercise Recovery: It’s Not Just About Protein and Carbohydrates Anymore

AASFP 0.20 Units, ACSM 2.00 CECs, ACTION 0.20 Units, AFPA 2.00 CECs, CHEK 2.00 Units, CI 2.00 CECs, IFPA 2.00 Units, ISFTA 2.00 Units, ISSA 2.00 CEUs, ISTA 0.20 Units, NAFC 0.20 Units, NCCPT 0.20 CECs, NCEP 2.00 Units, NCSF 1.00 CEUs, NESTA 0.20 CECs, NETA 2.00 CECs, NFPT 0.50 CECs, NSPA 2.00 CEUs, PAI 2.00 Units, PTAG 2.00 Units, PTIA 2.00 Credits, REPS NZ 1.50 Units, REPs UAE 2.00 CPDs, REPs UK 2.00 CPD, W.I.T.S. 2.00 CECs
$64.00
Recovery nutrition is a vital component for athletes and active individuals. Carbohydrates and protein post-exercise do play a key role, but there are several other nutritional strategies that provide benefits for reducing exercise-associated muscle damage and inflammation, decreasing muscle soreness, regaining full muscle function in the days after very strenuous exercise, and improving rest and sleep. This session will elaborate on each of these and provide practical advice on how to implement these new strategies with your clients. View Details

The Business of Group Exercise Beyond the Numbers

AASFP 0.20 Units, ACE 0.20 CECs, ACSM 2.00 CECs, ACTION 0.20 Units, AFAA 2.00 CEUs, AFPA 2.00 CECs, CHEK 2.00 Units, CI 2.00 CECs, IFPA 2.00 Units, ISFTA 2.00 Units, ISSA 2.00 CEUs, ISTA 0.20 Units, NAFC 0.20 Units, NASM 0.20 CEUs, NCCPT 0.20 CECs, NCEP 2.00 Units, NCSF 1.00 CEUs, NESTA 0.20 CECs, NETA 2.00 CECs, NFPT 0.50 CECs, NSCA 0.30 CEUs, NSPA 2.00 CEUs, PAI 2.00 Units, PTAG 2.00 Units, PTIA 2.00 Credits, REPS NZ 1.50 Units, REPs UAE 2.00 CPDs, REPs UK 2.00 CPD, W.I.T.S. 2.00 CECs
$64.00
The health club market has changed tremendously in the last 10 years. Expectations are high, times are hard and group fitness directors are pulled in a million directions. Learn the foundations of the health club business and how you directly relate to the bottom line. Walk away with a laundry list of helpful resources and straightforward strategies that will help you communicate with management more effectively and lead your team with ease. Review in-depth information about evaluating the effectiveness of classes with numbers, budgets, pay scales and much more. View Details

How Hormones and Metabolism Change the Training Game for Females

AASFP 0.20 Units, ACE 0.20 CECs, ACSM 2.00 CECs, ACTION 0.20 Units, AFAA 2.00 CEUs, AFPA 2.00 CECs, CHEK 2.00 Units, CI 2.00 CECs, IFPA 2.00 Units, ISFTA 2.00 Units, ISSA 2.00 CEUs, ISTA 0.20 Units, NASM 0.20 CEUs, NCCPT 0.20 CECs, NCEP 2.00 Units, NCSF 1.00 CEUs, NESTA 0.20 CECs, NETA 2.00 CECs, NFPT 0.25 CECs, NSPA 2.00 CEUs, PAI 2.00 Units, PTAG 2.00 Units, PTIA 2.00 Credits, REPS NZ 1.50 Units, REPs UAE 2.00 CPDs, REPs UK 2.00 CPD, W.I.T.S. 2.00 CECs
$64.00
If you work with women, you don’t want to miss this jam-packed course. We’ll dive into metabolism and discuss how it is affected by many factors, including fuel availability, genetic disposition, diet, training and hormonal changes. In addition, we’ll talk about protein, fat and carbohydrate intake in conjunction with various exercise protocols to help with weight management. Lastly, we’ll examine what hormonal changes occur when women engage in a rock-solid weight training program. Walk away with useful tips to guide your female clients to gorgeous results. View Details

July-August 2016 IDEA Fitness Journal Quiz 4: Recognizing Mindsets to Become a More Effective Trainer

AASFP 0.10 Units, ACE 0.10 CECs, ACSM 1.00 CECs, ACTION 0.10 Units, AFAA 1.00 CEUs, AFPA 1.00 CECs, CI 1.00 CECs, IFPA 1.00 Units, ISFTA 1.00 Units, ISSA 1.00 CEUs, ISTA 0.10 Units, NASM 0.10 CEUs, NCCPT 0.10 CECs, NCEP 1.00 Units, NCSF 0.50 CEUs, NESTA 0.10 CECs, NETA 1.00 CECs, NFPT 0.25 CECs, NSCA 0.10 CEUs
$25.00
The feature article in this quiz identifies key mindsets trainers may encounter in their clients. Learning to understand and recognize mindsets may help fitness professionals become more effective. View Details

July-August 2016 IDEA Fitness Journal Quiz 3: Abandon Stereotypes When Marketing to Older Adults

AASFP 0.10 Units, ACE 0.10 CECs, ACSM 1.00 CECs, ACTION 0.10 Units, AFAA 1.00 CEUs, AFPA 1.00 CECs, CI 1.00 CECs, IFPA 1.00 Units, ISFTA 1.00 Units, ISSA 1.00 CEUs, ISTA 0.10 Units, NASM 0.10 CEUs, NCCPT 0.10 CECs, NCEP 1.00 Units, NCSF 0.50 CEUs, NESTA 0.10 CECs, NETA 1.00 CECs, NFPT 0.25 CECs, NSCA 0.10 CEUs
$25.00
This quiz contains a feature article that describes a fresh approach to marketing fitness and wellness services to older adults. To connect with Baby Boomers and their elders, target their interests and abandon stereotypes. View Details