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Brain-Based Personal Training - CEC Course

by Terry Eckmann, PhD

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Type: Online Course + DVD

Item: C910151CEC

Description

Optimize behavior change in your clients with current brain research and learning theories! This course touches on learning styles and explores learning theories and lesson design as they relate to personal training. You’ll learn how to increase working memory, provide valuable feedback to your clients, use the six key aspects of motivation and understand the role of emotions and mood in client success.

CE course from IDEA Health & Fitness Association and DSWFitness
By Terry Eckmann, PhD

Available Course Credits

AASFP
0.30
ACSM
3.00
ACTION
0.30
AEA
1.50
AFPA
3.00
BCRPA
3.00
CHEK
3.00
CI
3.00
COPS-KT
0.30
IFPA
3.00
ISFTA
3.00
ISSA
3.00
ISTA
0.30
NASN
0.30
NCCPT
0.30
NCEP
3.00
NCSF
1.50
NESTA
0.30
NETA
3.00
NFPT
0.25
NSPA
3.00
PTAG
3.00
PTIA
3.00
REPS NZ
2.25
REPs UAE
3.00
REPs UK
3.00
W.I.T.S.
3.00
YMCA
3.00

Learning Objectives

At the completion of this course you will be able to:

  1. Identify key areas of the brain associated with learning.
  2. Learn four ways to increase working memory.
  3. Describe the difference between knowledge and learning.
  4. Outline the role of prior knowledge in learning.
  5. Discuss learning theories such as transfer, retention, primacy-recency, motivation, attribution, and goal theory.
  6. Apply learning theories to personal training.
  7. Identify key components to effective lesson design and how they are applied to personal training.

Course Content

Brain-Based Personal Training Study Guide
Study Guide(DVD versions only)
Boot Camp Complete Course Study Guide (e-book version)
e-Book
Brain-Based Personal Training
Video
C910151CEC
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About the Author

Terry Eckmann, PhD

Terry Eckmann, PhD IDEA Author/Presenter

Terry Eckmann, PhD, is a professor at Minot State University and has over 30 years experience in the fitness industry. She authored 101 Brain Boosters in May 2013 Terry contributed chapters for the ACSM personal training manual and health fitness management text. In addition, Terry is the recipient of theNDAPHERD 2008 Honors Award, NDAHPERD 2007 University Teacher of the Year Award and the 2007 Minot State University Regents Award for Scholarship and Research. Terry has been recognized by IDEA with the Make Fitness Happen Award. She was awarded Industry Enhancement Award by Club Industry. Terry was featured on ACSM's Industry Leader's series in 2011.

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Online Course + DVD
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