Provider: ACE - American Council On Exercise
Type: Online Course
Online Content
Online Quiz
CEC Credits: ACE 1.0 CECs , NBHWC 10.0 Contact Hours, ACSM 10.0 CECs

This bridge course is available exclusively to those who have completed the ACE Sports Conditioning Specialist Program and wish to become an ACE Sports Performance Specialist. Upon completion of this course, you will become an ACE Sports Performance Specialist.* Log into your My ACE Account to make this purchase.

*Although individuals who have completed the ACE Sports Conditioning Specialist Program may take this course, only those who also hold a current NCCA-accredited certification or equivalent professional credential will be recognized as an ACE Sports Performance Specialist upon completion. For a list of accepted pre-requisite credentials, click here.

Better Movement Means Better Performance

Training competitive athletes requires a more specific approach than working with a typical client. Fine tuning athletic movements, training the mind and body to connect at crucial moments and creating sport-specific programming are the foundations for success in athletic training. In Fundamentals of Sports Performance, you will learn how to implement a training program that will guide athletes to peak performance. The course covers the basics of athletic performance training, including mind-body agility, functional athletic movement, various assessments and more. You will also learn the information and skills needed to get started in the business of training competitive athletes.

You will learn:

  • To understand and apply functional movements in sports
  • How to assess athletic movements and apply findings to your programming
  • How to train athletes in a group setting
  • How to improve mind-body agility
  • The basics of starting your own business

CEC Credits

Approved by the following organizations for continuing education hours:

10.00 Contact Hours
10.00 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