Medical Fitness Specialist Certificate Program
Alzheimer’s Disease Prevention and Intervention:
A Guide to Working with Seniors and People at Risk
Be one of the elite professionals to achieve this unprecedented credential! Start stepping up the professional ladder and positioning yourself for better jobs and higher pay.
At this time, there is no cure for fatal Alzheimer’s disease and prevention is key to avoiding this 6th leading cause of death in the U.S. Fitness has been found through research to be instrumental in prevention. As the world population continues to grow and live longer, the issues of accompanying cognitive decline, dementia, and fatal Alzheimer's disease are becoming more prevalent, significantly impacting quality of life, health care systems, and the economy of many countries. This specialist certificate prepares you to provide valuable intervention for clients with the disease, and to help others prevent and delay cognitive decline. See More...
Breast Cancer Recovery and Prevention
This course is recommended by the American Breast Cancer Foundation(ABCF)
Cancer is the second leading cause of death in the United States. Since the 1960’s cancer survival rates have improved and progress has been made in treatments, causing a huge population of cancer survivors. The most prevalent form of cancer for females is breast cancer. Many women now survive breast cancer for months, or years, or are cured of the disease for the rest of their life. Treatment for breast cancer can be difficult to recover from physically and mentally. Exercise is an excellent means to breast cancer recovery and prevention. See More...
Chronic Disease and Exercise
Many clients that come to you have one or more of the primary chronic diseases: heart disease, respiratory disease, cancer, or diabetes/metabolic syndrome. This certificate program consists of 5 eLearning courses to help you screen and build a strong foundation for working with clients with chronic disease. See More...
Barefoot Training Specialist®: Level 1
This 10 hour certificate program prepares you for Level 2 & 3 of the EBFA Barefoot Training Specialist® Certification program. Whether a client’s goal is corrective exercise, performance, or weight management, barefoot and foot-specific training can create faster and greater results. Integrate barefoot training into small group and group fitness applications for creativity, challenge, and injury prevention. Use corrective barefoot training for clients and patients with ACL injuries, low back pain, ankle instability, SI joint dysfunction, hip labral injuries, and several other lower extremity difficulties. Explore how barefoot science can enhance the timing of muscle activation patterns and how this directly relates to the prevention of hip, knee, and foot injuries.. See More...
Transitioning Personal Training
from Land to Water
This certificate program consists of 4 eLearning courses to help you build a strong foundation for personal training in the water. See More...
Includes Plus Certificate Live Practical Option.
Available for Facility Education!