By the year 2030, the number of Americans over the age of 65 will grow to over 63 million. This group now constitutes the fastest growing segment of our population. While this burgeoning segment of the personal training market constitutes a lucrative opportunity, the real value is in the joy you'll experience in changing people's lives.
Our course material is continually updated so you can be sure you're receiving the most accurate and up-to-date information available.
Making Your Client Fit for Life, Biomarkers of Aging, Physiology of Aging, Healthy Aging
Facts and Myths of Fitness, Exercises Older Adults Should Avoid, Effective Teaching, Motivating the Older Adult
Basic Assessment, Cardiovascular Fitness and the Older Adult, Strength Training Guidelines, Maintaining Flexibility As We Age,
Chronic Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Conditions, Chronic Neurological and Metabolic Conditions, Chronic Orthopedic Conditions, Sensory Problems in Older Adults
Business Basics, Marketing Basics
Enroll and you will instantly gain access to your online course materials. We will also ship you the hard copies of the textbooks so you can study on-the-go. You have 4 months to complete the course but if you need more time, you can apply for a free 2 month extension. Most students finish the course in 8 to 10 weeks, with an hour or two of studying a day.
We offer online practice quizzes throughout the course to test your comprehension. Once you complete the quizzes, you'll gain access to the online final exam.
The final exam is online, open-book and untimed. It can be taken from the comfort of your home and completed during multiple sessions. You can also change and answer, at any time, before you submit your exam. After you pass your final exam we help you plan your next move. We also provide you with a business guide and a free professional website to jump-start your fitness career.