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Personal Trainer Education Course - Muscular Therapy For Trainers


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Muscular Therapy For Trainers
Trigger points are hyper-irritable spots in skeletal muscle that are associated with palpable nodules in taut bands of muscle fibers. Doctors who specialize in pain treatment suggest that these are the cause for about seventy-five percent of chronic pain cases. This self-care course will teach you techniques to manage your trigger point muscular pain.


Level and Hours

Intermediate/Advanced and 10 Hours to complete.

Course Kit
• 260 Page Book.
• CD Exercise Manual.
• Online Exam Instructions are included in the package.


Course Price
$159 (plus s + h)

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Muscular Therapy For Trainers Objectives

• Differentiate the causes between unavoidable and avoidable trigger point.
• Learn and trigger point persistence and how to successfully deactivate them.
• Understand how to locate trigger points.
• Determine the difference between trigger point pain and fibromyalgia pain.
• Identify some of the simple and handy massage tools to relieve pain.
• Broaden understanding of trigger points and how they refer pain to other areas.
• Discover easy and effective self-healing techniques.
• Learn appropriate stretches to aide in successful deactivation of trigger points.

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Muscular Therapy For Trainers Certificate Options
On completion of the Muscular Therapy For Trainers you have the option to purchase a Speciality Certificate of Completion (coming soon).

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Muscular Therapy For Trainers Reviews

"Great course. I would highly recommend. This course presents the material in an easy manner for self-care treatment for pain relief. - Cassandra Henkiel  

"A lot of good information. A thorough job explaining what the muscles do and how they respond to pain and how to alleviate. Well designed.” - Cindy Fagiano 


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Qualifications to take the CE Course & Online Exam Details

You must be at least 18 years of age. We also strongly recommend a personal trainer certification and a current certification in CPR.

Instructions are included in the package. There are 55 questions. A passing score is 44 questions correct. Currently a PDF of your Continuing Education Certificate will be emailed to you.

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Personal Trainer Education is the health professional's resource for fitness and wellness specialty education programs. We offer fitness continuing education opportunities through home study courses. The GMP Fitness educational courses offer valuable content and learning opportunities. Click on the image to the left to download the GMP Fitness CE Course Brochure.

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Muscular Therapy For Trainers Approved CECs/CEUs For Personal Trainer Certification

ACSM
American College on Sports Medicine 10.00
AFPA
American Fitness Professionals Association 10.00
CI
The Cooper Institute 10.00
ISSA
International Sports Sciences Association 10.00
NAFC
National Association for Fitness Certification 1.00
NASM
National Academy of Sports Medicine  
NESTA
National Exercise & Sports Trainers Association 1.08*
NSPA
National Strength Professionals Association 10.00
NFPT
National Federation of Professional Trainers 1.00
PFIT
Professional Fitness Instructor Training 10.00

* Note: NESTA credits, however a CEU Petition Form will need to be filled out and there may be a small fee.
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