GMP Fitness Advanced Specialist Courses


GMP Fitness Advanced Specialist Courses

Injury Prevention Specialist

🏆 Advanced 🕑 25+ Hours ⚙️ Hybrid 💰 399 Points See Icon Meanings >


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Injury Prevention Specialist

🏆 Advanced 

🕑 25+ Hours 

⚙️ Hybrid

💰 399 Points 

See Icon Meanings >


$399 Add to Cart

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Learn, Practice and Master the Basics of Injury Prevention

Be better informed of the treatments recommended for problems states associated with the knee, back and RSI’s. Gain greater expertise on how to help clients restore muscle movement and increase function–aiding in injury and musculoskeletal disorder prevention.

The Injury Prevention Specialist will help you guide clients to more effectively prevent knee, back and carpal tunnel musculoskeletal disorders. As a GMP Fitness Injury Prevention Specialist, you’ll hold invaluable knowledge and expertise in creating programs to help clients prevent injury and stop the body from developing postural imbalances.

The more you understand about how the body reacts to exercise with respect to prevention, the more efficient and skilled you can be at designing programs that help clients achieve results. Help your clients prevent injuries, alleviate pain and speed recovery from training.

Bonus: Get Rewarded
Earn Multiple Specialist Credentials and CECs/CEUs
GMP Fitness Credential Specialist Bundles are a combination of Professional Specialist Courses and are an excellent way to acquire a package of Specialist Credential Programs.

Every program graduate earns the respected GMP Fitness Credential Pack affirming their mastery of the Injury Prevention Specialist. These Certificates/Credentials are GREAT for your PORTFOLIO!!!

In addition to the Injury Prevention Specialist Certification Credential Pack, when you order the Injury Prevention Specialist Bundle you will also gain 25+ CECs/CEUs and an Approved For Life Credential – which means there are no renewal fees – your Specialist Title will never expire.

What does it take to be an Advanced Specialist?
To become an Advanced Specialist, you will need to complete the course and pass the exam. Upon completion, you will be recognized as an Advanced Specialist.



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Excellent programming! Very easy and comprehensive!


Injury Prevention Specialist

Below are the Professional Specialist Courses in this Bundle.

The GMP Fitness Specialist Credential Bundles are intended to build a strong base and give you the specifics, insight and ability to successfully implement the information with clients.

Online Hybrid Course Format – What You Get
✓ Online hybrid is a blended course: online content with books. You get instant access so you can dive in and start learning right away, while your physical books are being shipped to you.
✓ Course Bonus: We’ve made learning and earning your Specialist Credential and your CEC/CEU credits simple. Enroll and start learning in just a few minutes. No need to purchase the required books for the course. You get the books – excellent guides and great reference tools. They are included in the price of the Bundle and we’re shipping them to you. Please note: there will be a shipping charge for the books that are shipped to you).
✓ Additional Online Course Books – Digital (PDF).
✓ Trainer and Client Charts (PDFs).
✓ Online lesson plans.
✓ Online final exams.
✓ Full lifetime access.
✓ Education tech support.
✓ Valuable CECs/CEUs.
✓ Instant grading and downloadable Certificate of Completion.
✓ Approved For Life Certification.
✓ There is no shipping cost as this course is delivered online.
✓ Each course included in this bundle includes supplementary materials (reading, activities, exercises and/or links to other websites) to enhance the learning experience.

Note: You will have an opportunity to purchase workbooks for some of the courses in this bundle in the secured area of the GMP Fitness Online Learning Platform after you buy the course. Shipped by FedEx or USPS. Shipping charges may apply.

✓ Find strategies you can use to help in injury and musculoskeletal disorder prevention.
✓ Learn the role of an Injury Prevention Specialist.
✓ Get insight on injury prevention against structural damage.
✓ Understand the different stages of injury.
✓ Discover how to help restore balance and prevent injury.
✓ Study injury prevention concepts and post-rehabilitation techniques.
✓ Gain a better understanding of special considerations and how to individualize these workouts.
✓ Learn exercises that produce positive results when applied safely and with proper progressions.
✓ Learn proper use of sequencing exercises for one-on-one training sessions.
✓ Understand the important components for designing safe, successful injury prevention exercise programs.
✓ Discover the skills to implement programs that train the body to prevent conditions from occurring.
✓ Acquire a better understanding of back mechanics and risks for injury.
✓ Understand the different types of back pain and causes.
✓ Know the various categories of knee pain and causes.
✓ Discover how to increase the strength and flexibility of your knees and back.
✓ Review the facts about wrist pain and carpal tunnel syndrome.
✓ Examine treatment alternative for carpal tunnel syndrome.
✓ Teach clients in prevention strategies to reduce the risk of carpal tunnel syndrome injury.
✓ Learn simple exercises that will help clients get rid of pain.
✓ Learn exercises that help decrease joint and muscle stiffness and improve range of motion.
✓ Gain knowledge on injury prevention exercises and resistance training for both competitive and recreational athletes.
✓ Study the health care model from diseased based to prevention.
✓ Identify dysfunctional movement patterns.
✓ Discover programs designed to boost your clients fitness level and their capability to prevent injury and exercise properly.
✓ Test your injury prevention knowledge with the provided quizzes.
✓ Provide appropriate instructional cues for proper exercise technique.
✓ Identify programming modifications you can use when instructing clients with specific musculoskeletal restrictions.
✓ Demonstrate correct techniques for resistance training to prevent and reduce the risk of injury.
✓ Explain modifications of common exercises.

Educate Clients On:
✓ how to use exercise to prevent musculoskeletal disorders
✓ how to maintain proper body alignment
✓ how to follow correct training techniques
✓ general prevention tips and preventative exercises
✓ how to avoid an overuse injury
✓ the keys to staying healthy and strong
✓ the benefits of lifestyle changes for injury prevention
✓ how to make ergonomic changes
✓ anatomy and safety
✓ combining injury prevention moves, blended with therapeutic postures

✓ Position yourself as the important link between the clinic and community to help clients effectively prevent injury and musculoskeletal disorders.
✓ The Injury Prevention  Specialist is a comprehensive resource for health and fitness professionals who also work as part of the healthcare team.
✓ Give clients a valuable prevention programming and deliver an incredible results orientated, fitness injury prevention training experience.
✓ Create exercise routines aimed at correcting weaknesses and offer a more varied program to clients dependent on their needs and preferences.
✓ Motivate and teach your clients the valuable information you learned in this GMP Fitness course … and boost your clients fitness level, endurance and their capability to prevent injury, exercise properly … all while having fun.

Advance your career. Further develop and expand your expertise and grow your career and work with individuals at any performance level, in any sport, one-on-one, in a small group setting or with the whole team.
Discover established methods. Employ your expanded skills and merge performance assessment results with innovative training techniques to give your clients the highest results.
Gain more. Specialized work often pays more. Earn more with your new GMP Fitness Injury Prevention Specialist.


We make the petition process simple and smooth … not complicated at all … it’s really that EASY!!!

Renew your continuing education requirements and obtain valuable education to expand your training. The continuing education hours or CEC/CEU point value is different for each association.

I don’t see my certification organization on your list. Now what?
If you do not see your certification company in the list below—please contact GMP Fitness. The course may be pending approval. If not, we can go over simple options to help you get your CECs/CEUs for this course. Just call GMP Fitness at 888-467-3488 or email because we want the process of getting your CECs/CEUs to be easy for you and we help many individuals when a course is pending approval or is not currently approved. It takes only a few minutes to go over the options to help you get your CECs/CEUs quickly and easily and we are more than happy to assist you!

Accreditations & Certification Board Approvals
GMP Fitness is proud to be nationally approved and accredited by the following organizations. Renew your continuing education requirements with almost every major certifying agency and obtain a valuable education to expand your training. The continuing education hours or CEC/CEU point value is different for each association.

✓ ACTION Certification—ACTION—29
✓ American Council on Exercise—ACE—1.8
✓ American College of Sports Medicine—ACSM——29
✓ Athletics and Fitness Association of America—AFAA—29
✓ America Fitness Professionals Association—AFPA—29
✓ British Columbia Recreation and Parks Association—BCRPA—29
✓ The Cooper Institute—CI—29
✓ International Sports Sciences Association—ISSA—29
✓ International Tennis Performance Association—ITPA*—29
✓ National Academy of Sports Medicine—NASM—2.9
✓ National Association for Fitness Certification—NAFC—2.9
✓ National Association of Sports Nutrition—NASN—29
✓ National Council on Strength and Fitness—NCSF—13
✓ National Council For Certified Personal Trainers—NCCPT—2.9
✓ National Exercise & Sports Trainers Association—NESTA*
✓ National Exercise Trainers Association—NETA—29
✓ National Federation of Professional Trainers—NFPT—3
✓ National Strength Professionals Association—NSPA—29
✓ Professional Fitness Instructor Training—PFIT—29
✓ American Senior Fitness Association—SFA—1.8
✓ World Instructor Training Schools—WITS—29

 Call or Email GMP Fitness
We make the petition process simple and smooth … not complicated at all … it’s really that EASY!!! So just call or email GMP Fitness at 888-467-3488 or email We are more than happy to assist you.

*Note: NESTA (National Exercise & Sports Trainers Association) accepts GMP Fitness courses for credits, however a CEU Petition Form will need to be filled out and there may be a small fee.
*Note: The International Tennis Performance Association (ITPA)—ITPA members can earn continuing credits for their certifications through GMP Fitness.

GMP Fitness Exam Facts
✓ Online true/false and/or multiple/choice final exam.
✓ Online exam instructions.
✓ You must pass the exam with 80% or higher.
✓ NO time limit to take the exam.
✓ You can save your final exam if you cannot complete it in one sitting.
✓ Immediate grading and test results.
✓ Instant download to your certificate of achievement.

3 Simple Steps To Get Your Certificates
1. Pass all the online final exams.
2. Automatic certificate generation.
3. Download your CEC/CEU Certificates.

Do I get continuing education credits?
You will receive CEUs/CECs credit after you pass the final exam. Each course is individually accredited and exact CEUs/CECs will vary for each certification organization. Check each course for specific CEUs/CECs for your certification organization.

How long do I have access to the Specialist Curriculum?
You will have lifetime access to this Specialization Program. There are no time limits or constrictions in this course and you are welcome to revisit the materials as many times as you like.

How long does it take to complete the course?
We recommend that you complete the specialist program within 1 year after registration. The length of time required to complete a specific program depends on the individuals’ dedication and available time to study.

Advanced (A) Course Prerequisites
Just One Prerequisite … To qualify to take any of the GMP Fitness Courses you must be at least 18 years of age.

While anyone over the age of 18 years old can complete the educational content included in the GMP Fitness Courses we do recommend a couple of things for the Specialty Credential Bundle Courses.
• Knowledge of English and arithmetic.
• High school diploma or equivalency.
• Note: Continuing Education Credits (CECs/CEUs) will only be applied for certified fitness professionals or other health professionals.

Recertification Requirements
• No Re-certification Fees. Your Specialist Certificate does not expire.
• After successful completion of the final exam, you will earn the professional title of Injury Prevention Specialist on your certificate.

Customer Course Support
As part of the GMP Fitness commitment to customer service, you’ll receive unsurpassed, exceptional customer support. Have a question after you purchase the course—contact us at or call 888-467-3488.

GMP Fitness Profinder
→ The GMP Fitness Profinder is only for health and fitness professionals who currently hold one or more of our Specialist Credentials. As a GMP Fitness Elite Specialist you will receive a complimentary listing which will help prospective clients find you. 
GMP Fitness Specialist Portfolio 
→ The GMP Fitness Portfolio is only for health and fitness professionals who currently hold one or more of our Specialist Credentials. This Credential Portfolio serves as the culmination of your learning, field experiences, skills, competencies and more. Optional Purchase.
Additional Specialist Awards, Certificates and Badges
→ Optional Purchase
GMP Fitness Tool Kit
→ Includes sample forms, coach tip cards and client handouts.