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Post-Orthopedic Rehabilitation for Personal Trainers

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  • Provider: ACE - American Council On Exercise
  • Credits: ACE 0.6 CECs , ACSM 6.0 CECs
  • Course Type: Self-Paced / Home Study
  • Course Contains: Online Content Online Quiz
  • American Council on Exercise American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)

Learn exercise progressions and specific rehabilitation techniques to serve clients recovering from common injuries including sprains and fractures. Based on content from Post-Orthopedic Rehabilitation for Personal Trainers, this online course helps personal trainers safely transition clients back to a total body program, and how to avoid further injury during phases of tissue healing.


You will learn:

  • Phases of tissue healing and a systematic approach to exercise following an injury
  • Common injuries involving upper and lower extremities, including the mechanism of injury, structures involved and healing constraints
  • Goal-setting strategies when working with post-orthopedic rehabilitation clients
  • Exercise progressions for individuals with specific injuries
  • To institute effective communication with clients’ healthcare providers


This course is included in our Orthopedic Exercise Specialty Certification.
Learn more about how you can become a specialist. »


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