Provider: ACE - American Council On Exercise
Type: Online Course
Included:
Online Content
Online Quiz
CEC Credits: ACE 0.1 CECs , ACSM - American College Of Sports Medicine 1.0 CECs, NBHWC 1.0 CECs

Moving Together for Better Results

You know the great feeling you get when you help one client achieve their weight management goals. Imagine the satisfaction of helping multiple clients reaching their goals together. Small group classes can lead to fantastic results since they promote accountability and empathy among group members. Research also shows that group dynamics can increase program adherence, leading to more sustainable results. For optimal success in lifestyle change programs, behavior change principles are key. By utilizing behavior change techniques to capitalize on group dynamics, health and fitness professionals can design successful and easily replicable group weight management programs. 

In this video training, fitness industry veteran and ACE Certified Health Coach Angel Chelik will discuss how group dynamics can positively affect results for your clients in group settings. You will learn to design and execute your own weight management programs including behavior change strategies so you can reach more clients.

You will learn:

  • Current research trends on group training and how it can increase program adherence
  • To determine the most effective types of assessments for weight management groups
  • To design group workouts that are appropriate for clients dealing with weight management issues
  • Strategies to encourage group members to provide positive feedback to each other

CEC Credits

Approved by the following organizations for continuing education hours:

ACSM - American College Of Sports Medicine
1.0 CECs

ACSM - American College Of Sports Medicine 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

NBHWC
1.0 CECs

Reviews

I think it would have been good but my video kept freezing and it was very frustrating to watch due to this...

This course provided a lot of information on how best to coach groups interested in weight management. Very useful!

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