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Exercise Testing and Program Design

Provider: ACE - American Council On Exercise Type: Self-Paced / Home Study Approved By: ACE 1.3 CECs , ACSM 13.00 CECs Included in Course:Book DVD Online Quiz $259.95 Add To Cart

Exercise Testing and Program Design

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  • Learn to design safe and effective exercise programs for clients using aerobic and musculoskeletal fitness testing protocols. Explore pre-screening tools and fitness tests to help assess health issues, and training principles and techniques to maximize effectiveness. Based on ACE's Guide to Exercise Testing & Program Design: A Fitness Professional's Handbook (2nd Edition), this course will teach you how to cater to special populations including women, older and obese adults.


    You will learn:

    • Aerobic and musculoskeletal testing and training protocols
    • To conduct a variety of fitness tests and assessments to fit client needs
    • To design safe and effective exercise programs utilizing fitness test results
    • Impact of various health issues on program design, including hypertension and diabetes
    • To properly analyze, evaluate, and modify exercise programs for maximum effectiveness


    Customer Reviews

    Jarrett (ACE Certified Professional)

    3/23/15 2:36 PM

    Thanks again for the customer service and the help. I will definitely get some benefits for this course for preventing injuries and helping to build core muscles. I really appreciate the help.


    12/18/14 5:12 PM

    Very good course


    10/10/09 12:23 PM

    I found some of the material confusing to understand and some of the case studies contradictory to the table suggestions.


    The American Council on Exercise reserves the right to discontinue the sale and/or support of any continuing education course at any time, in order to cancel, correct, or update content based on current industry standards, guidelines, and/or technological advances. Notification will be given 6 months prior to expiration to allow for course completion and no refund will be given for expiring courses.