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Research has shown that most golfers do not properly warm-up to improve performance and lower the risk of injury. Help your golf clients shave strokes off their game and achieve and maintain flexibility. This Course provides systematic conditioning and a healthy approach to golf, including exercise, nutrition and other aspects of wellness. The Golf Wellness Specialist Course will help you expand your marketability to golf enthusiasts who need to improve their flexibility to play a better, safer and have a more enjoyable round of golf.
Golf Wellness Specialist
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 Book
✓ Golf Wellness Handouts
✓ Training Plans and Programs
✓ Trainer and Client Charts
✓ Resource Articles and Podcasts
✓ Lesson Plan Steps
✓ Video Demos
✓ Final Exam and Instant Grading
✓ Certificate of Completion
Big Bonus: Specialist Designation
✓ After successful completion of the exam, you will earn the Professional Designation of Golf Wellness Specialist on your certificate
✓ Your Specialist Designation does not expire and there are NO FEES to keep your Credential current
✓ Unlimited Final Exam Retakes
✓ Education Tech Support
✓ All of our online courses have Lifetime—24/7 access to complete
Related Course Options
✓ The Course DVD (video) and CD with ALL Course Components – Optional Purchase
✓ Downloadable or Printed Course Workbook – Optional Purchase
The Course Workbook is designed to help you present your results, check your understanding of the material and reinforce important topics from the course. This learning tool is full of descriptions and demonstrations of the techniques discussed in the course. It will help you retain the course information better and prepare you for the exam.
Note: You will have an opportunity to purchase these items 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.
• Acquire knowledge of what golfers should be doing prior to teeing off and while playing a round of golf.
• Learn the protective measures that a golfer must take to play safe and effective rounds of golf.
• Obtain knowledge on educating golfers on how to warm-up, stretch and eat properly when golfing.
• Understand why certain stretches are important and how they help golfers on the course.
• Gain insight on common golf injury sites in amateur and professional golfers.
• Provide appropriate instructional cues for proper form and exercise techniques.
• Discover and learn a series of effective golf specific exercises and movements that will help to prepare the athlete for a round of golf.
• Help clients understand the best nutritional and hydration choices on the golf course.
• Prepare clients with information on other essential wellness tips.
• Gain advice tips on reaching the target group and establishing your credentials.
• Present techniques (for example, 30 minute instructional sessions) to the golf community.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org (or click here). The course may be pending approval.
✓ ACTION Certification—ACTION—0.5
✓ American Council on Exercise—ACE—0.5
✓ American College of Sports Medicine—ACSM—5
✓ Athletics and Fitness Association of American—AFAA—5
✓ American Fitness Professionals Association—AFPA—5
✓ British Columbia Recreation and Parks Association—BCRPA—5
✓ The Cooper Institute—CI—5
✓ International Fitness Professionals Association—IFPA—5
✓ International Tennis Performance Association*—ITPA—5
✓ International Sports Sciences Association—ISSA—5
✓ National Academy of Sports Medicine—NASM—0.5
✓ National Association of Sports Nutrition—NASN—5
✓ National Council on Strength and Fitness—NCSF—2.5
✓ National Council For Certified Personal Trainers—NCCPT—0.5
✓ National Exercise Trainers Association—NETA—5
✓ National Exercise & Sports Trainers Association—NESTA*—5
✓ National Federation of Professional Trainers—NFPT—1
✓ National Strength Professionals Association—NSPA—5
✓ Professional Fitness Instructor Training—PFIT—5
✓ American Senior Fitness Association—SFA—0.5
✓ World Instructor Training Schools—WITS—5
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
✓ 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 Certificate
1. Pass the online final exam.
2. Automatic certificate generation.
3. Download your CEC/CEU Certificate.
Do I get continuing education credits?
You will receive CEUs/CECs credit after you pass the final exam. Each course i
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 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.
Professional (P) Course Prerequisites
Just One Prerequisite … To qualify to take any of the GMP Fitness Courses you must be at least 18 years of age. See our FAQs for more information.
• Note: Continuing Education Credits (CECs/CEUs) will only be applied for certified fitness professionals or 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 email@example.com or call 888-467-3488.
Golf Wellness Specialist Testimonials
Kristy Cox, AFPA Certified Professional
J. Loren Sisson, WITS Certified Professional
Pete Burton, NASM Certified Professional
Lori Wright, ACECertified Professional
Daniel Greaves, AFPA Certified Professional
Kerry l. Wycoff, ACE Certified Professional
Kristopher Kersey, ACE Certified Professional
Mary Paulson, AFPA Certified Professional
Dena Turner, ISSA Certified Professional
Rebecca Byrket, ACE Certified Professional