Are you prepared and confident to train a client with a previous injury or one that just completed physical therapy? Do you have the skills to train post rehabilitative clients? This course will teach you about common orthopedic injuries and movement dysfunctions of the ankle, knee, hip, shoulder and spine. You will learn about common medical treatment, physical therapy intervention, and stages of rehabilitation. Understand the principles of post rehabilitation training for common neuromuscular, cardiopulmonary and special population conditions
1. Course Manual 86 pages (Download PDF)
2. Course Workbook 31 pages (Download PDF)
3. 30 Question Multiple Choice Online Exam (75% or better is required to pass)
Education Level: Intermediate
Prerequisites: Fitness certification or degree recommended
Successful completion of the quiz is necessary to receive Continuing Education Credit.
|3.0||American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)|
|0.3||Aquatic Therapy & Rehabilitation Institute (ATRI)|
|0.3||National Association for Fitness Certification (NAFC)|
|3.0||National Strength Professionals Association (NSPA)|
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After completing this course you will be able to:
- Identify and explain common orthopedic, neuromuscular, cardiopulmonary/vascular and special population dysfunctions for the upper and lower body.
- Review the pathology/movement dysfunction, mechanism of injury, common symptoms, medical management, common physical therapy treatment, and post therapy training with recommendations based on evidenced based research and practical application.
- Identify common orthopedic movement dysfunctions, exercises that are contraindicated, and exercises that are safe for the condition identified.
- Design sample beginner and advanced programs for common orthopedic, neuromuscular and movement dysfunctions.
System Requirements to View This Course
This course is tablet enabled and can be viewed on an iPad or Android tablet as well as a PC or MAC Computer