Provider: ACE - American Council On Exercise
Type: Online Course
CEC Credits: ACE 0.1 CECs , ACSM 1.0 CECs, NBHWC 1.0 Contact Hours

The rise of different types of footwear—including toning shoes, “barefoot” shoes and pronation control shoes—has made it difficult to know which options function best for your clients. In this course, presented by movement expert Michol Dalcourt, creator of the versatile product ViPR, you’ll learn how the foot reacts to different footwear options. You’ll also explore long-term effects of specific shoe types, and key dos and don’ts to keep in mind.

You will learn:

  • How footwear changes gait at various speeds

  • Human biomechanical advantages and how to train clients to utilize them

  • How to make recommendations on what to look for when purchasing shoes

CEC Credits

Approved by the following organizations for continuing education hours:

1.00 CECs

ACSM CEC Approval

The American College of Sports Medicine's Professional Education Committee certifies that "American Council on Exercise" meets the criteria for official ACSM Approved Provider status from (2017 - December 2020). Providership # 687637

1.00 Contact Hours


very well done.

Excellent for many parts.

I learned a lot!! :)

The course material is great, but the video quality could use a little improvement.

Very comprehensive and challenging