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National Posture Institute-Posture Correction CEC Workshop-College Park, MD

National Posture Institute

Friday, November 8, 2013 at 10:00 AM - Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 1:00 PM (EST)

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
1-Day Workshop Package (Early Bird) Ended $249.00 $7.22
2-Day Workshop Package (Early Bird) Ended $373.50 $9.95
1-Day Workshop Package (Reduced Cost) Ended $299.00 $8.47
2-Day Workshop Package (Reduced Cost) Ended $427.00 $9.95
1-Day Workshop Package Ended $349.00 $9.72
2-Day Workshop Package Ended $480.50 $9.95

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National Posture Institute

Posture Analysis, Correction & Resistance Training Workshop

(Earn CECs/CEUs)

To Register: http://www.npionline.org/workshops/um 

 

Location: University of Maryland at College Park     

Date/Time: November 8-9, 2013 (Fri. - Sat.)

Day-1 Description:

NPI’s Day-1 Workshop prepares personal trainers/exercise instructors, athletic trainers, and health/medical/fitness professionals to assess and educate their clients/patients in the analysis, assessment, and correction of posture and body alignment.  The workshop prepares professionals to later complete NPI’s Certified Posture Specialist™ Certificate Program/Course and Examination to receive the CPS designation.

 

Day-1 Workshop Participants will learn to: 

  • Establish this essential key assessment into your facility or organizations current health and exercise testing program
  • Implement a Posture and Body Alignment Assessment Program that will lead to a larger client/patient/membership base for yourself and your company
  • Reviews how poor posture and body alignment develop and evaluates the anatomical structures of the vertebral column and other extremities using a Posture and Body Alignment Grid, client/patient evaluation sheet, and NPI’s Posture Assessment Software.
  • Teach a systematic process to correct alignment, reverse patterns, improve posture, relieve back pain and train individuals incorporating NPI’s Four Points of Posture™ Program
  • This workshop is 60% lecture and 40% interactive hands-on training. A hands-on practical approach is used for demonstrations and experiential learning. Attendees that want to have their posture assessed should wear tank-tops, sleeveless t-shirts, or sports bras and shorts above the knee

Day-2 Description:

NPI’s Day-2 Workshop prepares personal trainers/exercise instructors, athletic trainers, and health/medical/fitness professionals interested in learning a detailed process to teach, analyze, and perfect resistance training exercises/movements to correct their clients/patients posture.  The workshop prepares professionals to later complete NPI’s Certified Resistance Training Professional™ Certificate Program/Course and Examination to receive the RTP designation.

Day-2 Workshop Participants will learn to:

  • Teach specific upper, core, and lower body resistance training exercises designed to correct posture and body alignment
  • Select and teach the safest exercise movement for specific muscle groups based on physiological, neurological, and biomechanical principles
  • Teach, demonstrate, and grade/rank an exercise movement using NPI’s Exercise-Movement Grading System™
  • Develop observation, evaluation, educational, and feedback strategies
  • Implement the 3 phases of biomechanical/scientific analysis to perform resistance training exercises using free weights, cable/selectorized machines, body weight exercises, stability balls, exercise tubing, etc…
  • Sequence and select the best exercises to enhance a client’s/patients posture and body alignment using NPI’s Exercise Training Matrix™
  • This workshop is 20% lecture and 80% interactive hands-on training. A hands-on practical approach is used for demonstrations and experiential learning. Attendees that want practice and perfect resistance training exercises/movements to correct their clients/patients posture should wear tank-tops, sleeveless t-shirts, or sports bras and shorts above the knee

 

1-Day Workshop Package includes:

  • Onsite Day 1 Workshop
  • CEC Completion Certificate
  • NPI’s Certified Posture Specialist™(CPS) Program/Course
  • Final Examination & CPS Certificate (separate fees required)

2-Day Workshop Package includes:

  • Everything included in 1-Day Workshop Package PLUS:

  • Day 2 Workshop
  • NPI’s Certified Resistance Training Professional™(RTP) Program/Course
  • NPI’s Resistance Training DVD Series (7 DVDs included)
  • Final Examination & RTP Certificate (separate fees required)

 

Earn CECs/CEUs - View Extensive Continuing Education Credits List Here: http://npionline.org/approvedcec

  • Personal Trainers: ACE (0.7 CECs), ACSM (7.0 CECs), AFAA (6.0 CEUs), Can Fit Pro (4.0 PTS), ISSA (7.0 CEUs), NASM (0.7 CEUs), NCSF (4.0 CECs), NPI (7.0 CECs), NSCA (0.7 CEUs), SCW (7.0 CECs). 
  • Athletic Trainers: NATA-BOC-ATC (7.0 CECs)
  • Kinesiotherapists:  AKTA (0.7 CEUs)
  • Registered Dietitians/Dietetic Technicians, Registered: Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND, formerly ADA) / CDR (7.0 CPEUs)
  • Physical Therapists:

          ◦California Physical Therapy Association  (0.7 CEUs)

          ◦Florida Physical Therapy Association (7.0 CECs)

          ◦Physical Therapy Association of Georgia (0.7 CEUs)

          ◦Illinois Physical Therapy Association - IPTA (7.0 CEs)

          ◦Louisiana Physical Therapy Board (7.0 Clinical Hours)

          ◦Maryland Board of Physical Therapy (0.7 CEUs)

          ◦Massachusetts American  Physical Therapy Association (11.5 CECs for 2-day workshops)

          ◦Mississippi State Board of Physical Therapy-MSBPT (7.0 Clinical Hours/CCH)

          ◦Nevada Physical Therapy Board (0.8 CEUs)

          ◦Texas Physical Therapy Association (7.0 CCUs)

          ◦Virginia Physical Therapy Association (7.0 CEs)

 

To Register: http://www.npionline.org/workshops/um

 

Workshop Presenter:

 

Ken Baldwin is a full-time Assistant Professor, Certified Posture Specialist™, and the Executive Director for The National Posture Institute (NPI).  Ken is the Senior Editor, content expert, and lead author for ACSM’s Resources for the Personal Trainer Textbook (2nd Edition), former Chair of IDEA’s National Personal Trainer Committee, and served on national committees with organizations that include the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), AAHPERD, and the Medical Fitness Association (MFA).  He’s been awarded Boston’s Best Personal Trainer three times and is the Recipient of IDEA’s National Personal Trainer of the Year Award.

 

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University of Maryland at College Park

College Park, MD 20742

Friday, November 8, 2013 at 10:00 AM - Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 1:00 PM (EST)


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National Posture Institute

National Posture Institute is an educational and member-driven organization, providing public outreach, corporate wellness, and professional certificate programs for allied health/fitness professionals as well as posture education programs for the general public. 

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