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June 2017 IDEA Fitness Journal Quiz 2: Benefits of Exercise for Children, and Helping Stroke Survivors

AASFP 0.10 Units, ACE 0.10 CECs, ACSM 1.00 CECs, AFAA 1.00 CEUs, AFPA 1.00 CECs, CI 1.00 CECs, IFPA 1.00 Units, ISFTA 1.00 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 two studies that reinforce the benefits reaped by children who get plenty of exercise early in life. Also included is an article that explores how to help stroke survivors by tapping into the brain’s natural rewiring process. View Details

June 2017 IDEA Fitness Journal Quiz 1: Health and Fitness News, and Nutrition News

AASFP 0.10 Units, ACE 0.10 CECs, ACSM 1.00 CECs, AFAA 1.00 CEUs, AFPA 1.00 CECs, CI 1.00 CECs, IFPA 1.00 Units, ISFTA 1.00 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 water-based weight loss programs for older women, ideal heart rate monitor placement and the effects of yoga on prehypertension. Also find the latest news and research on a variety of nutrition topics, including the detrimental effects of watching television during mealtime, the benefits of fruits and vegetables on mental health, and new information on nut allergies. View Details

Squatology Course

AASFP 0.20 Units, ACSM 2.00 CECs, CHEK 2.00 Units, CI 2.00 CECs, IFPA 2.00 Units, ISFTA 2.00 Units, ISSA 2.00 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, 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
Whether we sit, run, lift or throw, squatting becomes the foundation upon which many movements are built. However, each squat is different. Many of the rules we as fitness professionals have been exposed to are based on the sport of squatting, not the function of squatting. To understand this movement, you must understand the principles of function. Learn the principles of function to the assessment, rehabilitation and conditioning of the squat. View Details

Core Connections: Progression Strategies to Enhance Core Function

AASFP 0.20 Units, ACE 0.20 CECs, ACSM 2.00 CECs, AFAA 2.00 CEUs, AFPA 2.00 CECs, CHEK 2.00 Units, CI 2.00 CECs, IFPA 2.00 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 0.25 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
$64.00
Integrated movement patterns require a transmission of forces whether the movement is initiated from the ground up or top down. The great toe, foot, ankle, hips, torso and arms are all a part of a woven matrix and are considered to be part of the core. Learn how limitations in these regions can create deficits in the central unit function. Develop progression strategies to enhance core function by changing body angles, use extremity movements, and understand the fascial relationships that functionally feed the core. View Details

Optimal Workouts Need Optimal Recovery Course

AASFP 0.20 Units, ACSM 2.00 CECs, CHEK 2.00 Units, CI 2.00 CECs, IFPA 2.00 Units, ISFTA 2.00 Units, ISSA 2.00 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, 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
Having your clients spend many hours per week training physically is only one of the components to helping them achieve their fitness, sport, health and wellness goals. Another vitally important, yet rarely discussed topic is how to aid them in their recovery. This course will provide a comprehensive review of recovery. The science of recovery will be presented in a practical user-friendly presentation that will allow the trainer to walk away with a greater understanding of what recovery modalities work and how best to implement these into a well-balanced training program. View Details

Posture Improvement Workshop

AASFP 0.10 Units, ACE 0.10 CECs, ACSM 1.00 CECs, AFAA 1.00 CEUs, AFPA 1.00 CECs, CHEK 1.00 Units, CI 1.00 CECs, IFPA 1.00 Units, ISFTA 1.00 Units, NAFC 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 0.30 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
$64.00
Our clients spend much of their days slumped forward in front of a computer, smartphone, car or television. Improving posture can have many benefits, including decreased pain in the joints and surrounding musculature, improved confidence, improved performance and more. Walk away with exercises that will strengthen the scapular stabilizers, mid-back muscles, deep core and hips. Also learn stretches for the chest and shoulders. Help your clients improve their posture and overall health and function with exercises you can use right away. View Details

Medicinal Effects of Exercise Course

by Kevin Steele, PhD
AASFP 0.20 Units, ACSM 2.00 CECs, CHEK 2.00 Units, CI 2.00 CECs, IFPA 2.00 Units, ISFTA 2.00 Units, ISSA 2.00 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, 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
Learn the positive impact that exercise has upon both the physiological and psychological aspects of people living in contemporary society. This course addresses how exercise can prevent, reduce, and in many cases, reverse common metabolic diseases that currently afflict millions of people each year. Learn how regular exercise affects various psychological states such as cognitive function, memory, attention, managing stress and certain mental illness. View Details

The Gluteals and Their Link to Low-Back Pain

AASFP 0.20 Units, ACE 0.20 CECs, ACSM 2.00 CECs, AFAA 2.00 CEUs, AFPA 2.00 CECs, CHEK 2.00 Units, CI 2.00 CECs, IFPA 2.00 Units, ISFTA 2.00 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
Over 95% of adults will experience low-back pain at some time in their life. For many, the length and strength of the gluteal musculature can be a contributing factor and the reason that the back pain persists. In this workshop, we will identify shortness and weakness through Pilates movements and then use those movements to build muscle balance. View Details

Fit for Two—Pre– and Postnatal Training

AASFP 0.20 Units, ACE 0.20 CECs, ACSM 2.00 CECs, AFAA 2.00 CEUs, AFPA 2.00 CECs, CHEK 2.00 Units, CI 2.00 CECs, IFPA 2.00 Units, ISFTA 2.00 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
This session is designed to give you the most current information on exercising during pregnancy. Topics include exercise precautions at each stage of pregnancy, specific exercises to increase fitness for labor, exercises to strengthen your clients’ changing body, and stretches to increase the level of comfort during pregnancy. This workshop will give you the information needed to design a successful fitness program for your pre- and postnatal clients. View Details

Techniques to Rehabilitate and Protect the Knees

AASFP 0.20 Units, ACE 0.20 CECs, ACSM 2.00 CECs, AFAA 2.00 CEUs, AFPA 2.00 CECs, CHEK 2.00 Units, CI 2.00 CECs, IFPA 2.00 Units, ISFTA 2.00 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
Patellofemoral pain syndrome, and anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) and meniscus injuries are becoming too prevalent. Too many people are quad dominant and that could be leading to serious knee injuries. In this session, we will examine the anatomy and structure of the knee and lower extremity, learn simple assessment techniques to discover if your clients are quad dominant, and learn how to progress clients safely. Take away techniques to rehabilitate and protect the knees while developing increased strength and explosive power. View Details