Older Adult Fitness Specialist Certificate Program
Get the training and education you need to serve the fastest growing fitness population in the US. This course includes 9 hours of ONLINE lecture, 9 hours of ONLINE practical training preparation. Passing the homework and online final exam will award you an Older Adult Fitness Specialist Certificate.
This unique certificate is part of a 5 course Health & Fitness Academy Certificate program. This particular course provides you with the specific knowledge and practical skills you’ll need for working with older adult clientele. Learn what common ailments and physical conditions are germane to this special population and how to design age appropriate, fun and functional exercise programs. Mastering this knowledge by passing with 100% on the quizzes and homework assignments will enable you to guide your clients safely as well as lead your personal trainers on how to perform properly.
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After successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
- Identify the key age-related changes in physiology and fitness levels.
- Demonstrate safe and effective exercises for older adults.
- Perform fitness assessments for older adults.
- Design exercise prescriptions for older adults.
- Market exercise programs to older adults.
This is an intermediate level course for certified fitness professionals and other licensed health occupations that work with the older adult.
Certificate Course Includes:
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- Veteran subject matter experts / instructors will lead the short impactful video lectures and practical skills overview.
- Take the entire program AT YOUR OWN PACE in the convenience of home or work. Jam packed with core lectures videos!
- Includes video practical lab demonstrations to learn the essential hands on modifications for older adult skills.
- Includes quizzes to assure your knowledge is sound and understood to help clients safely.
- Download a complete WORD Student Workbook
- Download the entire Power Point lectures for your improved visual learning needs
- Special Note: Includes study tools with beating hearts video links and more!
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