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The Better, Not Perfect, Nutrition Plan

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, ISSA 2.00 CEUs, ISTA 0.20 Units, NAFC 0.20 Units, NASM 0.20 CEUs, NCCPT 0.20 CECs, NCSF 1.00 CEUs, NESTA 0.20 CECs, NETA 2.00 CECs, NFPT 0.25 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
$69.00
Just as there is no one-size-fits-all fitness plan or perfect exercise, there is no single, perfect nutrition plan. But there is a better one. The “better, not perfect, plan” will equip your clients with the skills to recognize their better, not perfect, choices, and to do this more often so they get and maintain better results. In this course, you will learn the core components of this four-step plan, which includes: ASSESS where clients are and meet them there; KEEP doing what is working; ACT better, more often; and IMPLEMENT the plan. View Details

Pilates on the Ball

AASFP 0.10 Units, ACE 0.10 CECs, ACSM 1.00 CECs, ACTION 0.10 Units, AFAA 1.00 CEUs, AFPA 1.00 CECs, CHEK 1.00 Units, CI 1.00 CECs, IFPA 1.00 Units, ISSA 1.00 CEUs, ISTA 0.10 Units, NAFC 0.10 Units, NASM 0.10 CEUs, NCCPT 0.10 CECs, NCSF 0.50 CEUs, NESTA 0.10 CECs, NETA 1.00 CECs, NFPT 0.25 CECs, NSCA 0.20 CEUs, NSPA 1.00 CEUs, PAI 1.00 Units, PTAG 1.00 Units, PTIA 1.00 Credits, REPS NZ 0.75 Units, REPs UAE 1.00 CPDs, REPs UK 1.00 CPD, W.I.T.S. 1.00 CECs
$69.00
Join in on this fun course as we incorporate a large stability ball into a Pilates-based private or group class. Discover the many ways the unstable surface of the ball can challenge a client's core stability and balance. Use the ball as a prop for the creative support it can provide when no other Pilates equipment is available. These techniques on the ball can be applied to many mind-body modalities of fitness. View Details

Little Tweaks for Big Results!

AASFP 0.10 Units, ACE 0.10 CECs, ACSM 1.00 CECs, ACTION 0.10 Units, AFAA 1.00 CEUs, AFPA 1.00 CECs, CHEK 1.00 Units, CI 1.00 CECs, IFPA 1.00 Units, ISSA 1.00 CEUs, ISTA 0.10 Units, NAFC 0.10 Units, NASM 0.10 CEUs, NCCPT 0.10 CECs, NCSF 0.50 CEUs, NESTA 0.10 CECs, NETA 1.00 CECs, NFPT 0.25 CECs, NSCA 0.30 CEUs, NSPA 1.00 CEUs, PAI 1.00 Units, PTAG 1.00 Units, PTIA 1.00 Credits, REPS NZ 0.75 Units, REPs UAE 1.00 CPDs, REPs UK 1.00 CPD, W.I.T.S. 1.00 CECs
$69.00
In this course, trainers will learn how to make small adjustments and modifications to traditional exercises in order to adapt and accommodate for a variety of body types and health conditions. See how changes in planes of motion, and foot, hand, hip and shoulder positioning can make all the difference. Little tweaks in verbal, visual and kinesthetic coaching, while recognizing what level of learner you're working with, changes the game and brings your coaching into the big leagues! View Details

Group Exercise Applications for Training the Posterior Chain

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, ISSA 2.00 CEUs, ISTA 0.20 Units, NAFC 0.20 Units, NASM 0.20 CEUs, NCCPT 0.20 CECs, NCSF 1.00 CEUs, NESTA 0.20 CECs, NETA 2.00 CECs, NFPT 0.25 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
$69.00
The research on fascial chains (or lines) tells us that muscle and fascia are completely integrated and always function together passively, actively and under load and resistance. In this course, you will gain a greater understanding of how fascial line training can be applied in the group exercise setting and which specific exercises will optimize your students' performance with less risk of injury. We'll focus on the posterior lines and provide exercises that will allow your back and glutes to function more effectively! View Details

Optimize Function and Mobility with Strong and Stable Shoulders and Glutes

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, ISSA 2.00 CEUs, ISTA 0.20 Units, NAFC 0.20 Units, NASM 0.20 CEUs, NCCPT 0.20 CECs, NCSF 1.00 CEUs, NESTA 0.20 CECs, NETA 2.00 CECs, NFPT 0.25 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
$69.00
The connection between each shoulder and the opposite hip is a crucial component of fundamental human movement. Independently, upper-body movement relies on a functional shoulder, and lower-body movement relies on a functional hip. In this course, we will discuss why both are common areas of deficiency, and how lack of mobility is tied to stability and strength. You'll learn methods for reactivating and connecting to inhibited glutes as well as the fundamentals of developing strong and stable shoulders. View Details

Cardio-Strength Circuits For Fun And Function!

AASFP 0.10 Units, ACE 0.10 CECs, ACSM 1.00 CECs, ACTION 0.10 Units, AFAA 1.00 CEUs, AFPA 1.00 CECs, CHEK 1.00 Units, CI 1.00 CECs, IFPA 1.00 Units, ISSA 1.00 CEUs, ISTA 0.10 Units, NAFC 0.10 Units, NASM 0.10 CEUs, NCCPT 0.10 CECs, NCSF 0.50 CEUs, NESTA 0.10 CECs, NETA 1.00 CECs, NFPT 0.25 CECs, NSCA 0.30 CEUs, NSPA 1.00 CEUs, PAI 1.00 Units, PTAG 1.00 Units, PTIA 1.00 Credits, REPS NZ 0.75 Units, REPs UAE 1.00 CPDs, REPs UK 1.00 CPD, W.I.T.S. 1.00 CECs
$69.00
Circuit training continues to be one of the most popular formats for group exercise and small-group training. Learn how to incorporate body-weight exercises and small studio equipment into a circuit workout for functional strength. Using small equipment, discover a variety of total-body, integrated strength-training exercises that can be incorporated into any circuit-training class format. Simple to follow and accessible to all participants, the concepts learned in this course are functional and fun! View Details

Rock Solid!

AASFP 0.10 Units, ACE 0.10 CECs, ACSM 1.00 CECs, ACTION 0.10 Units, AFAA 1.00 CEUs, AFPA 1.00 CECs, CHEK 1.00 Units, CI 1.00 CECs, IFPA 1.00 Units, ISSA 1.00 CEUs, ISTA 0.10 Units, NAFC 0.10 Units, NASM 0.10 CEUs, NCCPT 0.10 CECs, NCSF 0.50 CEUs, NESTA 0.10 CECs, NETA 1.00 CECs, NFPT 0.25 CECs, NSCA 0.30 CEUs, NSPA 1.00 CEUs, PAI 1.00 Units, PTAG 1.00 Units, PTIA 1.00 Credits, REPS NZ 0.75 Units, REPs UAE 1.00 CPDs, REPs UK 1.00 CPD, W.I.T.S. 1.00 CECs
$69.00
Dumbbells, body bars and medicine balls are equipment staples in most fitness studios. However, if you have been instructing long enough, chances are you have fallen into the trap of teaching the same strength routine more often than not. Join Krista as she takes you through a variety of training formats such as super-setting, tri-setting, combination training and more, and learn effective and creative ways to take your strength training from blasé to rock solid. View Details

Anatomy in Three Dimensions™: Common Knee Problems and Solutions

AASFP 0.20 Units, ACE 0.20 CECs, ACSM 2.00 CECs, ACTION 0.20 Units, AFAA 1.00 CEUs, AFPA 2.00 CECs, CHEK 2.00 Units, CI 2.00 CECs, IFPA 2.00 Units, ISSA 2.00 CEUs, ISTA 0.20 Units, NAFC 0.20 Units, NASM 0.10 CEUs, NCCPT 0.20 CECs, NCSF 1.00 CEUs, NESTA 0.20 CECs, NETA 2.00 CECs, NFPT 0.25 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
$69.00
Build it, move it, train it! You be the architect, as you build the knee joint and its key supporting structures using the Anatomy in Three Dimensions system. Then gain new understanding of the knee as you learn about common knee problems and movement solutions in this dynamic course. By understanding the structure of the knee, you will be better equipped to work with clients who have ligament, cartilage or patellar conditions. View Details

April 2017 IDEA Fitness Journal Quiz 1: Health and Fitness News, and The Physiology of Fatigue

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 highlights the latest news and research on a variety of health and fitness topics, including the positive benefits of gym memberships, the correlation between sitting and accelerated aging, the effects of "intense" weight loss on female physiology, and the negative consequences of fat shaming. Also included is a research article that discusses the physiology of fatigue. This article takes a look at the impact of fatigue on physical performance. View Details

April 2017 IDEA Fitness Journal Quiz 2: The Benefits of Good Posture, and Pilates for Recreational Athletes

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 discusses how optimal postural alignment can improve clients' lives in many unexpected ways, especially if they can be convinced to mind their posture outside the gym. Also included is an article that explores how recreational athletes have a lot to gain from adding Pilates to their training program. View Details