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Balance and Fall Prevention Specialist
As a Balance and Fall Prevention Specialist you will be able to perform short and long physical performance battery assessments, easily implement exercises and activities and provide balance and fall prevention training.
WHO IS IT FOR?
The course is suitable for a wide array of health experts and professionals including personal trainers, chiropractors and chiropractic assistants, physical therapists, massage therapists, athletic trainers, nurses, occupational therapists, safety experts, physical education teachers, recreational activity instructors, physicians, osteopaths and other allied health professionals.
Achieve and fulfill continuing education hours in many professions. This Elite Specialist Credential Course is approved for 25 CECs/CEUs.
✓ No Final Exam Retake Fees
✓ No Time Limit on Final Exam
✓ Paper Exam Option
✓ Supplemental Resources
✓ Client Handouts & Charts
Balance and Fall Prevention Specialist
✓ Explain the importance of proper posture before beginning a balance program.
✓ Describe how to activate the pelvic floor and find neutral position.
✓ Describe recovery strategies to increase physical readiness and reduce the risk of injury.
✓ Examine important client cues.
✓ Identify proper balance progressions.
✓ Identify balance exercises that reduce the risk of injury.
✓ Explain the benefits of training in minimalist shoes and barefoot.
✓ Assess when to add low-tech fitness tools.
✓ Recognize exercise precautions for individuals of all age groups.
✓ Demonstrate safe progressive exercise routines.
✓ Demonstrate core base exercises and progressions.
✓ Create dynamic balance performance exercise routines.
GMP Big Advantage – Instant access – dive in and start learning right away. Download the materials to the course and view offline – so you are not confined to be online.
Course Modules (Key Focus):
✓ Balance System Disorders
✓ Assessment For Older Adults
✓ Falls and Injury Prevention For Older Adults
Learning and Reflection Module
• Creative-Generative Task Workbook – Includes podcast(s) and a resource library with external links to balance performance, nutrition, educational assets, marketing, how to grow your business, and personalization strategies.
Activity Lab Questions: Engaging activity and reasoning questions that lead you through each module. Designed to help you present your results and check your understanding of the course material.
Module Note Documents: Note-taking helps individuals learn more effectively and efficiently.
Lesson Plan: Guides you through the course.
Bonus 1: Progress Chart System
A collection of customizable training plans to record client progress, set goals, and reward progress.
Bonus 2: Reflection Journal
In addition to the Activity Labs Assignments and G Assist Learning – “Reflection Learning” will help personalize and deepen the quality of learning.
• Reflection Learning Log and Journal Templates
• Reflection Bank Of Questions
An assortment of worksheets and questions to reflect on your course experience and expand your learning.
✓ Final Exam and Instant Grading
✓ Certificate of Completion
Big Bonus: Specialist Designation
✓ Your Specialist Designation does not expire
✓ NO FEES to keep your Credential current
✓ No Final Exam Retake Fees
✓ Education Tech Support
✓ Lifetime—24/7 access
Accreditations & Certification Board Approvals
GMP Fitness is proud to be nationally approved and accredited by the following organizations. If you do not see your certification company in the list below—please contact GMP Fitness at 888-467-3488 or email email@example.com (or click here). The course may be pending approval.
✓ British Columbia Recreation and Parks Association—BCRPA—25
✓ International Fitness Professionals Association—IFPA—25
✓ International Tennis Performance Association—ITPA—25
✓ International Sports Sciences Association—ISSA—25
✓ National Exercise & Sports Trainers Association—NESTA—see the special notes below
✓ National Federation of Professional Trainers—NFPT—2.0
✓ National Strength Professionals Association—NSPA—25
✓ American Senior Fitness Association—SFA—2.5
✓ World Instructor Training Schools—WITS—25
* If you do not see your certification company – listed above please email for a special discount to offset the petition fee.
* Military discount 10% off – please email for the coupon.
*NESTA (National Exercise & Sports Trainers Association)—accepts GMP Fitness courses for credits, There MAY be a petition fee.
*ITPA (The International Tennis Performance Association)—ITPA members can earn continuing credits for their certifications through GMP Fitness.
GMP Fitness Exam Facts
✓ Exam instructions are online.
✓ 50 multiple-choice and true/false questions.
✓ 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 exam results.
✓ Instant download to your certificate of achievement.
✓ NO fees to take the exam–included in the price.
✓ NO fees to Retake the exam–included in the price.
3 Simple Steps To Get Your Certificate
1. Pass the online final exam.
2. Automatic certificate generation.
3. Download your CEC/CEU Certificate.
Recognition—Your Reward For Excellence
→Balance and Fall Prevention Specialist Certificate upon successful completion of the exam (This is a downloadable CEC/CEU Certificate – included with the price of the Course)
→ Optional Purchase—Distinguished Achievement Recognition Certificate (mailed)
Show off your Specialist Credential with our Distinguished “Elite Balance and Fall Prevention Specialist ” Certificate.
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What does it take to be an Elite Specialist?
To become an Balance and Fall Prevention Specialist, you will need to complete the course and the collaborative assessment tool and pass a 50-question exam.
Keeping your Credential Current
There are NO FEES to keep your Credential current, but we do strongly encourage students to take further education. This will not only elevate your skills and fortify your knowledge, but it will also show your dedication and commitment to your clients and your profession.
Do I get continuing education credits?
You will receive CEUs/CECs credit after you successfully is complete the final exam. The course is individually accredited and exact CEUs/CECs will vary for each 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?
There is no time limit to complete the course, but we do recommend that you complete the Specialist Course 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.
Elite (E) Course Prerequisites
While anyone over the age of 18 years old can complete the educational content included in the GMP Fitness Courses we do recommend a few of things for the Elite Specialist Courses.
• Knowledge of English and arithmetic.
• High school diploma or equivalency.
• A background in fitness equipment and exercises.
• Note: Continuing Education Credits (CECs/CEUs) will only be applied for certified fitness professionals and other health professionals.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or call 888-467-3488.