612 : Cuing, Coaching and Communicating With Small Groups

Time Block L - Saturday, 7:30-9:20am

Session Format : Lecture

by Irene Lewis-McCormick, MS

15 Ratings

Type: Session

Item: CA16-S612

Description

Small–group training is the fastest growing segment of fitness, and those who participate report improved fitness. But coaching small groups requires knowledge of leadership, command cuing and group strategy. You may be great when working with large groups or one on one, but can you do both well? Discover YOUR leadership style, critical cuing techniques, when to switch gears, and how to create a thriving small–group training culture in your business.

About the Author

Irene Lewis-McCormick, MS

Irene Lewis-McCormick, MS IDEA Author/Presenter

Irene Lewis-McCormick, MS, C.S.C.S. is an international fitness educator, twice published author (Human Kinetics) and 30-year fitness industry veteran. Irene is faculty at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa and SCW Fitness. She is the Education Director for Octane Fitness, an Orangetheory Fitness coach and a RYKA Fitness Ambassador. Irene contributes to several fitness and consumer publications, is a Subject Matter Expert (SME) for ACE and NASM, an IDEA Fitness Expert, and contributing author to the newest release of the AFAA Group Fitness Instructor Manual. Irene holds positions on the advisory board for Diabetic Living magazine and the Egg Nutrition Council. Irene has starred in dozens of DVD's, has written 13 fitness instructional manuals (pre-natal, water fitness, small group training, kids fitness, HIIT program design, strength training, group exercise, etc.) and is a master trainer for TRX, Savvier Fitness, Power Systems, SCW Fitness Education, JumpSport and KnotOut. Her primary certifications include NSCA, ACE, ACSM, AEA, AFAA and YogaFit.