Thanks Rachel for your question.
I understand your perspective Rachel and have also questioned how is it that one can put so many specialties down if he/she hasn't had the experience or training.
All I can say is that the specialties that I have included on my profile are back up with a creden...
What stands out to me in your question is that you want to be a "health fitness instructor" the only two education certification bodies that I know offer that credential are the American Council on Exercise and the American College of Sports Medicine.
Hope this helps.
I think one has to differentiate who the client is. Are we referring to an apparently healthy individual or someone with a diagnosed cardiovascular disease whose heart rate MUST be monitored.
In a clinical setting both are utilized. If it is straight up heart rate training then there is no clin...
I didn't have five top reasons when I realized that this would be my career.
However, my top reason was that I was left amazed at how Mr. Jack LaLanne performed exercises when I was five years old and that left a lasting impression on me.
It was all capped off when I attended an IDEA Conventio...