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🏆 Professional 🕑 12 ⚙ Hybrid
Triathlete training requires an incredibly intense regimen. The challenge: To harmoniously employ many bones, muscles and connective tissues and to enhance your client’s workout with training techniques for pain-free triathlete training. This Course will assist you in helping clients feel confident in their ability to start participating in triathlons and feel more competent in how to approach, prepare for and perform in triathlons. Elevate Your Business!! The Triathlon Injury Prevention Specialist will help you expand your marketability to individuals who want to compete in triathlons while increasing your clientele.
Triathlon Injury Prevention Specialist
GMP Big Advantage – Hybrid Course – Online content with a book. You get instant access to the online part of the course so you can dive in and start learning right away, while the required book is shipped to you. Please note: there will be a shipping charge for the book.
✓ Course Book
✓ Triathlon Injury-Free Handouts
✓ Triathlon Plans & Programs
✓ Triathlon Exercise Charts
✓ Trainer and Client Charts
✓ Resource Articles & Podcasts
✓ Resource Quiz & Infographics
✓ Lesson Plan Steps
✓ Final Exam and Instant Grading
✓ Certificate of Completion
✓ Book – included in the price
Note: A shipping charge will apply
Big Bonus: Specialist Designation
✓ After successful completion of the exam, you will earn the Professional Designation of Triathlon Injury Prevention 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
✓ Triathlon Injury Prevention Specialist CD with ALL Course Components – Optional Purchase
✓ Downloadable or Printed Course Workbook – Optional Purchase
The Course Workbook (not on the CD) 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.
• Gain a basic understanding of joint movement.
• Understand the science of fitness and nutrition associated with a triathlon.
• Learn proper training for triathlon cycling, swimming and running.
• Discover why the lower back muscles can be the source of triathlete ailments ranging from Sciatica to hip pain or burning pain in lower extremities.
• Recognize the nutrition needs of triathletes.
• Review an athlete’s history and goals.
• Teach clients to train for endurance, train specifically and rest and recover sufficiently.
• Get information about staying healthy, preparing for the race and what to expect on race day.
• Find out about swim training and techniques.
• Explain in detail what to do according to your current fitness level and according to the triathlon’s distance.
• Obtain information about eight rules that are established principles and proven methods.
• Acquire advice on nutrition, training, equipment, how to transition and more.
• Learn examples of different training techniques and drills.
• Discover the answer on why orthotics can enhance performance and efficiency.
• Learn how proper exercise can help prevent injury.
• Respect the importance of heart rate monitoring.
• Provide the triathlete with hydration suggestions.
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—1.2
✓ American Council on Exercise—ACE—1.0
✓ American College of Sports Medicine—ACSM—12
✓ Athletics and Fitness Association of America—AFAA—12
✓ American Fitness Professionals Association—AFPA—12
✓ British Columbia Recreation and Parks Association—BCRPA—12
✓ The Cooper Institute—CI—12
✓ International Fitness Professionals Association—IFPA—12
✓ International Tennis Performance Association*—ITPA—12
✓ International Sports Sciences Association—ISSA—12
✓ National Academy of Sports Medicine—NASM—1.2
✓ National Association of Sports Nutrition—NASN—12
✓ National Council on Strength and Fitness—NCSF—6
✓ National Council For Certified Personal Trainers—NCCPT—1.2
✓ National Exercise Trainers Association—NETA—12
✓ National Exercise & Sports Trainers Association—NESTA—12
✓ National Federation of Professional Trainers—NFPT—2.0
✓ National Strength Professionals Association—NSPA—12
✓ Professional Fitness Instructor Training—PFIT—12
✓ American Senior Fitness Association—SFA—1.2
✓ World Instructor Training Schools—WITS—12
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.
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.
Triathlon Injury Prevention Specialist Testimonials
Jamie Birk, ACE Certified Professional
CHANEL KERSCHBAUM ACE Certified Professional
Amy Froneman, ACE Certified Professional
S. Bonekat, Certified Professional
Aaron Robinet, Certified Professional
Stephanie Corey Patterson, Certified Professional
Martini Piscatelli, Certified Professional
Patricia Hagan, Certified Professional
Brandy Woodall, Certified Professional
Angela Axmann, Certified Professional