ACSM Prep Course

Language: English Short Description: This course is designed to give students the knowledge and understanding necessary to prepare the ACSM Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) Certification Exam. ACSM CPTs work with apparently healthy individuals and those with health challenges who are able to exercise independently to enhance quality of life, improve health-related physical fitness and performance, … Continue reading ACSM Prep Course

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ACE Prep Course

Language: English Short Description: This course is designed to give students the knowledge and understanding necessary to prepare for the ACE Personal Trainer Certification Exam and become effective personal trainers. This course presents the ACE Integrated Fitness Training™ (ACE IFT™) Model as a comprehensive system for designing individualized programs based on each client’s unique health, … Continue reading ACE Prep Course

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Personal Training and Group Exercise Training for Older Adults

Language: English Short Description: The Online Professional Certificate in Personal Training and Group Exercise Training for Older Adults was designed to establish a national standard to ensure the development of safe and effective exercise programs for older adults by personal trainers and allied health/medical and fitness professionals. The program is designed to prepare graduating students … Continue reading Personal Training and Group Exercise Training for Older Adults

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Business Administration and Management Aspects for Personal Trainers

Language: English Short Description: This course gives personal trainers a solid background in developing or starting a personal training business and prepares them for financial management, marketing strategies, and business plan development. Techniques for effective management include standards and guidelines, facility/studio personnel management, and operational issues from a small personal training (PT) studio to managing … Continue reading Business Administration and Management Aspects for Personal Trainers

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Certified Posture Specialist

Language: English Short Description: This assessment-rich online certification course is ideal for personal trainers, fitness coaches, physical therapists, healthcare professionals, trainers, medical caretakers, and sports coaches. It’s also recommended for anyone interested in learning the health impacts of postures and pursuing a career as a posture specialist. This course will help you acquire skills and … Continue reading Certified Posture Specialist

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Introduction to Exercise Science – Level 2 (Exercise Physiology)

Language: English Short Description: This course is designed to teach the personal trainer how the muscular, skeletal, and cardiorespiratory systems function with and without exercise conditioning. Additional topics include energy metabolism, neuromuscular function, and the physiology of exercise in relation to training programs and environmental considerations. Instructor Description: N/A

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Certified Resistance Training Professional

Language: English Short Description: This multimedia-rich resistance training specialist certification program is for any person who wants to thoroughly understand and secure employment as a certified resistance training professional. That said, this certificate program is especially useful for exercise instructors and personal trainers who want to take their careers to the next level.Group exercise instructors … Continue reading Certified Resistance Training Professional

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Certified Nutritional Coach

Language: English Short Description: This multimedia-rich and user-friendly course is aimed at individuals pursuing a career as a Nutritional coach, personal trainer, dietician, or other related fields. Through this course, you’ll gain the skills and knowledge necessary to make the best food choices for your clients. The course provides an in-depth understanding and importance of … Continue reading Certified Nutritional Coach

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LFCCWS Launches New Healthcare Career Training Programs for Fall 2018

  New fall 2018 Lord Fairfax Community College Workforce Solutions and Continuing Education (LFCCWS) launches several new career training programs to fill the job demand of local healthcare providers. Dental Assisting, Personal Fitness Trainer, Medical Scribe and Medication Aide programs add to a robust lineup of entry-level in-demand jobs.