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🏆 Health 🕑 9 💻 Online
Heart disease is the nation’s number one killer. This course will introduce you to the significant effects of diet-related diseases and supply you with the knowledge to make smart food choices. You will learn about cholesterol, the causes and symptoms of high cholesterol and how health professionals diagnose the condition. Also discussed are changes that you can make to help reduce cholesterol levels.
You will then learn the causes, symptoms diagnosing, treatments and prevention of atherosclerosis and coronary heart disease. The knowledge you gain from this online wellness certificate course will help you to know that lifestyle modification is key to preventing heart disease and at any age, a healthy lifestyle will make your heart healthier, for a robust life.
Cholesterol, Atherosclerosis and Coronary Heart Disease
✓ Online Course
✓ Activity Questions
✓ Lesson Plan Steps
✓ Final Exam & Instant Grading
✓ Certificate of Completion
✓ Related Resource Links
✓ Supplemental External Videos, Webinars & Podcasts
✓ Course Elective Work – Great Learning
Bonus Health Handouts
✓ Will position you as the expert
✓ Simple shareable information
✓ Ideal for your client sessions
✓ Help achieve health/fitness goals
✓ Visual content to enhance learning
✓ Fun for all skill levels
✓ Mobile and Tablet Optimized
✓ No Final Exam Retake Fees
✓ Education Tech Support
✓ Lifetime—24/7 Access
On Completion You Will Know
• Nutrition to prevent heart disease
• How to inspire healthy behaviors
• Promoting cardiovascular wellness
• Tips for cardiovascular health
• Cardiovascular disease risk factors
• What is cholesterol
• The functions of cholesterol
• Bad foods for high cholesterol levels
• What manages cholesterol levels
• What are optimal cholesterol levels
• What foods lower cholesterol levels
• What is atherosclerosis
• What causes atherosclerosis
• How atherosclerosis is diagnosed
• What is coronary heart disease
• What is angina
• Coronary heart disease risk factors
• Diagnosing coronary heart disease
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.
✓ ACTION Certification—ACTION—0.9
✓ American College of Sports Medicine—ACSM—9
✓ Athletics and Fitness Association of America—AFAA—9
✓ American Fitness Professionals Association—AFPA—9
✓ British Columbia Recreation and Parks Association—BCRPA—9
✓ The Cooper Institute—CI—9
✓ International Fitness Professionals Association—IFPA—9
✓ International Tennis Performance Association—ITPA*—9
✓ International Sports Sciences Association—ISSA—9
✓ National Association for Fitness Certification—NAFC—0.9
✓ National Academy of Sports Medicine—NASM—0.9
✓ National Association of Sports Nutrition—NASN—9
✓ National Council on Strength and Fitness—NCSF—4.5
✓ National Council For Certified Personal Trainers—NCCPT—0.9
✓ National Exercise & Sports Trainers Association—NESTA*
✓ National Exercise Trainers Association—NETA—9
✓ National Federation of Professional Trainers—NFPT—1.50
✓ National Strength Professionals Association—NSPA—9
✓ Professional Fitness Instructor Training—PFIT—9
✓ American Senior Fitness Association—SFA—0.9
✓ World Instructor Training Schools—WITS—9
ACE (American Council on Exercise)—If you are an ACE Certified Professional and would like to earn CECs for this course please email or call GMP Fitness to find out if this course is going through the approval process.
*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.
✓ Online true/false and/or multiple/choice final exam.
✓ 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.
When will I receive my Continuing Education Certificate (CECs/CEUs)?
Your CEU/CEC Certificate will be available for you to download after you pass the final exam.
How long do I have access to this course?
You will have lifetime access to this course. There are no time limits or constrictions 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 completing the course within 1 year after registration. The length of time required to complete the course depends on the individuals’ dedication and available time to study.
Health (H) Course Prerequisites
✓ Anyone over the age of 18 years old can complete the Health Online Courses.
✓ No prior experience required – however we recommend having knowledge in English and arithmetic.
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.