Les Mills at IDEA World
LES MILLS Group Fitness
Management 1-Day Course
LES MILLS Lab Learnings
All sessions included with your IDEA World registration.
LES MILLS Group Fitness Management 1-Day Course
This is a management education course that ensures every aspect of maximizing attendance and running a successful group fitness program is delivered, enabling clubs to achieve their business goals. Based on 50 years of group fitness experience, this course has been tried and tested with facilities from all sectors and sizes, helping them to become some of the most profitable facilities around the world. This 1-day workshop will explore four of eight key plays, covering how to set targets that meet club goals, how to recruit and motivate world-class talent, and how to create an experiential studio that will keep members coming back for more. This course is great for fitness managers, club managers, group fitness managers and instructors for career development in the group fitness management space. Attendees should bring a hard copy of their group fitness schedule and attendance numbers for an entire month, total membership size and total facility check-ins for one month.
LES MILLS Lab Learnings
LES MILLS Lab Learnings presents a full-day educational experience featuring the latest research in spinal health and stress management, plus tips to boost class success and take your fitness leadership to the next level.
LES MILLS BODYCOMBAT™ WORKOUT
Punch and kick your way to fitness with LES MILLS BODYCOMBAT. This high-energy martial arts-inspired workout is totally noncontact and there are no complex moves to master. Your LES MILLS instructor will challenge you to up the intensity and motivate you to make the most of every round. You’ll release stress, have a blast and feel like a champ.
Exercise Prescription for Stress Management and Recovery LECTURE
Bryce Hastings, MA
According to the 2019 Gallup poll, Americans are among the most stressed people in the world. This negative emotion causes an imbalance between the sympathetic and parasympathetic nervous systems. Individuals who suffer from chronic stress may experience symptoms such as irritability, fatigue, headaches, sleep disturbances and decreased immunity. Heart rate variability, subtle variations between each heartbeat, is a simple way to monitor stress. This session evaluates the influence of high-intensity training and yoga/meditation on heart rate variability. With this data, we will provide recommendations for the optimal stress-reducing physical activity prescription.
LES MILLS GRIT™ Cardio WORKOUT
SATURDAY, 12 Noon–12:30pm
This 30-minute. high-intensity interval training workout improves cardiovascular fitness, increases speed and maximizes calorie burn using a variety of body-weight exercises. LES MILLS GRIT Cardio combines HIIT with powerful music and inspirational coaches who will be down on the floor with you, motivating you to go harder to get fit, fast.
FIT for Leadership LECTURE
Bryce Hastings, MA, and Dave Kyle
The key to all successful workouts is the coach, so developing rock star talent is instrumental to the success of every fitness experience. This workshop centers around transforming instructors into fitness leaders. By the end of the session, we will understand our members and ourselves better. This will allow us to deliver a rock concert experience that packs classes and creates a results-driven, world-class fitness experience that is tailored for our participants’ needs and wants, leaving them craving more.
Exercise Programming for the Lumbar Spine - A Research Update LECTURE
Bryce Hastings, MA
This exciting and diverse panel will share their key insights on some of the most important business trends in personal training: personal branding, digital marketing, key operations, retention and more. Learn from the best in the industry and accelerate your business!
Online: Visit this link to sign up today! By Phone: Call our Inspired Service Team toll-free at (800) 999-4332, ext. 7. Outside the U.S. and Canada: dial (858) 535-8979, ext. 7. (7:00am-5:00pm Pacific Time, Monday-Friday) Please have your credit card number and expiration date ready.
All sessions, events and the expo will be held at: the Anaheim Convention Center, located at 800 W Katella Ave, Anaheim, CA 92802.
All sessions for the IDEA World Club & Studio Summit will be held at the Anaheim Convention Center, located at 800 W Katella Ave, Anaheim, CA 92802. Please check in at Hall D.
All sessions for the IDEA World Nutrition & Behavior Change Summit will be held at the Anaheim Convention Center, located at 800 W Katella Ave, Anaheim, CA 92802. Please check in at Hall D.
The IDEA World Fitness & Nutrition Expo will be held at the Anaheim Convention Center, located at 800 W Katella Ave, Anaheim, CA 92802.
Tuesday, July 7: 3:00pm - 6:00pm
Wednesday, July 8: 7:00am – 6:30pm
Thursday, July 9: 6:30am – 6:00pm
Friday, July 10: 6:30am – 7:00pm
Saturday, July 11: 6:30am – 7:00pm
Sunday, July 12: 7:00am – 11:30am
For a discount on group registrations please contact IDEA Inspired Service at (800) 999-4332 ext. 7 for assistance.
IDEA Business Members receive the discounted member price on unlimited registrations for conference and preconference sessions. Please contact IDEA Inspired Service at (800) 999-4332 ext. 7 for assistance.
No, because of safety concerns we cannot allow any type of equipment (wearable, portable) other than the equipment that IDEA has provided in the conference session(s)..
Being a Support Squad member is a fantastic opportunity to be involved behind the scenes, make life-long friends and Inspire the World to Fitness! If you’re reading this you must already know the reputation IDEA has for hosting the most energetic, thought-provoking and cutting-edge events in the industry. Space is limited for this exclusive group; don’t miss your chance and get your application in today!
To learn more about the benefits of joining this program and to apply, please visit this link: www.ideafit.com/assistant www.ideafit.com/assistant.
Once on-site, you will want to make sure you have your registration confirmation barcode that was e-mailed to you, picture ID, a printed copy of sessions, water (bring a bottle and refill it at the water stations), snacks, a sweatshirt (sometimes the rooms get a little cool, especially after some exercise), a yoga mat (for mind-body sessions), a notepad and a pen or pencil, business cards for networking, the conference brochure (if you want to change a session) and session handouts.
Unfortunately, other than your hotel room, there are no shower facilities available to attendees in the hotel. Restroom facilities throughout the venue can be used for changing clothes, if needed.
Session handouts will not be available at the event. Session handouts can be found here. Please print any handouts you need prior to the event and bring them with you. If you decided to change session on-site, session handouts can be found in the event app.
Your proof of attendance and CEC credits are on your CEC certificate, which you can access anytime after the conference at www.ideafit.com/myeducation. Workouts do not qualify for CECs. They are designed to be just that, a workout. No CEC-able education is associated with them.
The credits you can earn at this event are recognized by the following agencies: ACE, ACSM, AFAA, BOC, NASM, NFPT, NSCA, W.I.T.S., Cooper Institute, NETA, NESTA, and NFPT. If your certification agency is not listed, simply check with the agency to see what credits it allows.
You can earn up to 21 CEC hours by attending the full event and even more if you attend the preconference sessions. That’s enough credits for your certification renewal! (Please check with your specific certification agency for their renewal criteria).
CECs are assigned by the certification agency, not IDEA. Certification agencies base credits on the education provided and presenter qualifications. If you would like to attend a different session that is offering CEC credit, simply make the change online to your schedule prior to attending the event, or to make changes to your schedule on-site, visit Attendee Registration.
Generally, you’ll receive one CEC per contact hour for workshops and lectures. If you attend a 2-hour workshop, you’ll receive up to 2 credit hours. We are in the process of getting approvals from each of the agencies above and will post the credits in session selection as soon as they are available. That way you’ll know exactly how many credits the session you are interested in attending is approved for by your certification agency. Check out how many CECs were offered at last year’s event.
Yes, at the end of the preconference session you’ll receive a Certificate of Completion that will include the number of CECs for attending. Make a copy for your records and send a copy to your certification agency.
You need to be at least 18 years old in order to attend the IDEA World Convention. In response to attendee requests and to preserve the educational atmosphere of the convention, children under the age of 18 are not allowed in sessions, even to observe.
If you require an Emotion Support Animal (ESA) please contact IDEA prior to arriving to the event. IDEA will require current documentation (not more than one year old) on letterhead from a licensed mental health professional stating (1) the attendee has a mental health-related disability listed in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM IV); (2) having the animal accompany the attendee is necessary to the attendee’s mental health or treatment; (3) the individual providing the assessment of the attendee is a licensed mental health professional and the attendee is under his/her professional care; and (4) the date and type of the mental health professional’s license and the state or other jurisdiction in which it was issued. This documentation may be required as a condition of permitting ESA’s to accompany attendees. Under the Americans With Disabilities Act, ESA’s are not given the same rights and exemptions as Service Animals and approval of ESA’s in public areas and businesses are at the discretion of those entities. If prior approval is not given by IDEA, attendees will be asked to remove the ESA from the event.
If we receive your cancellation notice 30 days prior to an event, the administrative processing fee is $100. There will be no refunds allowed after that date or for no-shows. You can cancel anytime prior to the event and a credit will be issued that can be used toward a future IDEA event. Credits issued will expire on December 31 of the following calendar year.
We’ve made it easier to switch names on event registrations at no charge. If you can’t make it, you may send a colleague in your place by contacting Inspired Service at least 7 days prior to the event (switches are subject to a fee increase based on member status). Contact Inspired Service for further assistance at 858-535-8979, ext. 7, or email at [email protected].
IDEA Health & Fitness Association is not responsible for any loss or damage as a result of a substitution, alteration or cancellation/postponement of an event. IDEA shall assume no liability whatsoever in the event this conference is canceled, rescheduled or postponed due to a fortuitous event, act of God, unforeseen occurrence or any other event that renders performance of this conference impracticable, illegal or impossible. For purposes of this clause, a fortuitous event shall include, but not be limited to: war, fire, labor strike, extreme weather or other emergency.
You may cancel your Anaheim Adventures session with full refund up until June 8, 2020. No refunds will be issued for cancellations received after this date. If you have any additional questions, you may contact Inspired Service at (800) 999-4332, x7, or email at [email protected].