Inflammation – Protect Your Body

Inflammation – Protect Your Body

9 CECs/CEUs – See Below
✓ Mobile and Tablet Optimized
✓ Certificate of Completion
✓ Full Lifetime Access – 24/7
✓ No Extra or Added Fees
✓ No Time Limit on Final Exam
✓ No Final Exam Retake Fees
✓ Paper Exam Option
✓ Supplemental Resources
✓ Client Handouts & Charts



🏆 Health 🕑 9 💻 Online

Inflammation is both friend and foe—it is part of the healing process—but it’s important to keep inflammation in your body at bay. Studies have shown that inflammation is the root of almost all ailments. Learn about the body’s attempt at self-protection, powerful foods and herbs that have anti-inflammatory properties that can be used instead of NSAIDs, the stages of inflammation, how it helps heal wounds and so much more. 


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Inflammation – Protect Your Body

✓ Online Course
✓ Lesson Plan Steps
✓ Final Exam & Instant Grading
✓ Certificate of Completion
✓ Related Resource Links
✓ Supplemental External Videos, Webinars, & Podcasts
✓ Course Elective Work – Great Learning

Bonus 1: Course Workbook
✓ The Course Workbook questions will guide you through each lesson, help reinforce and check your understanding of the material, and prepare you for the final exam.

Bonus 2:  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

GMP Advantage
✓ Mobile and Tablet Optimized
✓ No Final Exam Retake Fees
✓ Education Tech Support
✓ Lifetime—24/7 Access

On Completion You Will Know
• What is inflammation
• Chronic versus acute inflammation
• The cause of inflammation
• The acute inflammatory response
• How does the immune system work
• Inflammation and repair process
• Signs of acute inflammation
• The role of inflammation and wound healing
• Inflammation effects on sleep quality
• Somatic pain versus visceral pain
• Why inflammation causes pain
• Link between obesity and inflammation
• Treatments available for inflammation
• Top inflammatory-fighting foods
• Herbs with anti-inflammatory properties

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 (or click here). The course may be pending approval.

✓ American Fitness Professionals Association—AFPA—9
✓ British Columbia Recreation and Parks Association—BCRPA—9
✓ International Fitness Professionals Association—IFPA—9
✓ International Tennis Performance Association—ITPA*—9
✓ International Sports Sciences Association—ISSA—9
✓ National Exercise & Sports Trainers Association—NESTA*
✓ National Federation of Professional Trainers—NFPT—1.50
✓ National Strength Professionals Association—NSPA—9
✓ American Senior Fitness Association—SFA—0.9
✓ World Instructor Training Schools—WITS—9

* 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.
✓ 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 examincluded in the price.
✓ NO fees to Retake the examincluded 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 or call 888-467-3488.

Inflammation – Protect Your Body Testimonials

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What You’ll DiscoverWellness Course Learning Goals

What is inflammation • What are the differences between chronic and acute inflammation • What does inflammation cause • Does inflammation help heal wounds • What is the acute inflammatory response • How does the immune system work • What happens during inflammation and repair • What are the signs of acute inflammation • How sleep quality is impacted by inflammation • What is somatic pain • What is visceral pain • Why does inflammation cause pain • Are you at greater risk if you are obese • What treatments are available for inflammation • What are the top inflammatory-fighting foods • What herbs have anti-inflammatory properties

Wellness Course Bonus Tools, Tips and Resources

• External Related Resource—Foods that Fight Inflammation Infographic • External Related Resource—Top Anti-Inflammatory Foods Infographic • Resource Links
  • 4

    I learned a lot about inflammation even the detailed scientific processes involved. Having a better understanding of inflammation will certainly help with guiding clients/participants in my group fitness classes towards effective management of inflammation.

  • 5

    Excellent info thanks + refreshing the basics. I will apply by explaining to clients the correlation between pain and inflammation. It’s very good and useful. I hope you have more of these mini-courses.

  • 5

    I am are what you eat. I have gained more knowledge to make the right food choices to reduce inflammation in my body. And help others to achieve the same results.

  • 5

    I found the Inflammation – Protect Your Body Course to be highly educational. I would highly recommend this course. What I have gained is how inflammation develops and the actual damage it can do to your body if prolonged. Also, the steps that you can take to help reduce or eliminate inflammation na ...Read More

  • 4

    This Intermediate course gave me better knowledge of inflammation after exercise. I will help clients to understand how inflammation effects them.

  • 5

    How inflammation is the body's self protection, and immune system, and how irritations affect the body. Now educating my clients on these topics.

  • 5

    Very informative. I will add it into the nutrition counseling I do. additional knowledge of how inflammation is caused and how to treat it.

  • 5

    More knowledge on inflammation and ways to help explain/recommend different protocols to assist my clientele depending on the scenario. Adding videos to the end of the lessons was a nice addition. Aids in further comprehension of the material.

  • 5

    How inflammation is needed in recovery, it is the body way of healing. I will inform others on the way the body can heal with inflammation.

  • 5

    I learned the causes of inflammation and ways to decrease it. Different methods to deal with pain. Items to discuss with my clients.

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