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ACE Total Gym Introductory Course

Provider: ACE - American Council On Exercise Type: Self-Paced / Home Study Approved By: ACE 0.2 CECs , ACSM 2.00 CECs Included in Course:Online Content Online Quiz $39.95 Add To Cart

ACE Total Gym Introductory Course

0.2 Customer Reviews
  • 18 Reviews
  • Intended as a tool for fitness professionals with a wide variety of backgrounds, the ACE Total Gym Introductory Course offers insight into using a Total Gym incline bodyweight trainer to create fun, efficient and effective workouts for clients. The course provides a basic understanding of how Total Gym challenges proprioception and core stabilizers by incorporating three-dimensional movement and full range of motion in nearly every exercise. Upon completion, participants will have the ability to execute movement progressions and regressions, from isolation to integration, in all of Total Gym incline trainer body positions. Curriculum will also cover incorporating the ACE Integrated Fitness Training® model to develop Total Gym workouts that appropriately challenge clients with varied fitness levels and goals.

    You will learn:

    • To take clients through basic movements on a Total Gym
    • Progressions and regressions that provide appropriate challenges for clients
    • To understand the concepts of integrating Total Gym into a comprehensive training program

    Customer Reviews

    Cathy (ACE Certified Professional)

    12/15/16 10:14 PM

    #1 of 6 which was most of the material was in a 100+ pg manual like PDF. Would have been better to actually be a video to demonstrate the concepts in the TG manual like PDF. Also, as usual there should be some way to access the correct answers for ones I got wrong, for it to be a true learning experience.


    11/1/15 4:26 PM

    Besides the manual being very informative the videos were not helpful. They were only the intro of the course and didn't show any exercises. It seemed as if there should have been more than 6 videos for this course so maybe I missed some videos when I took it. The only video it even showed the machine was how to set-up and tear down.


    ACE RESPONSE:  Thank you Rachelle for your feedback.  An ACE staff member will reach out to you soon.

    Kendra (ACE Certified Professional)

    5/20/15 8:57 PM

    I hated the videos and the reading was much too long. I won't use this knowledge at all in the field. I wish I would have chosen any of the other trainings.


    ACE RESPONSE:  Thank you for your feedback Kendra, an ACE staff member will contact you soon.


    1/4/15 10:57 AM

    I purchased this course using my e-creds'. I thought it was going to be a course on training clients in a gym setting. How confusing! What a waste of my time and money.


    ACE RESPONSE:  Thank you Andrew for your feedback, an ACE staff member will contact you soon.


    2/11/14 9:21 PM

    Had some trouble with watching videos but overall informative..

    Heather (ACE Certified Professional)

    2/1/14 4:32 PM

    It was an informative course however it would be great for ACE to come up with a CEC course geared to each specific machine so that it can be more specific to each users needs.

    Pandora (ACE Certified Professional)

    1/9/14 10:32 AM

    This is a great introduction and review for professional who use the total gym. I thought the quiz could have been written better.


    6/22/13 12:10 PM

    Hello I wanted to know how I can access this course and what would be the price in my country (argentina)? - You can purchase this course through your account. Just click the "Add to cart" button. Price is in $US. Thanks


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