PERSONAL FITNESS

TRAINER SPECIALIST

Course Description

This PERSONAL FITNESS TRAINER SPECIALIST course has 3 different levels which will provide you with an understanding of the Physiology of exercise, The physiology of muscle force, Weight training, Adaptation to training, Alternative technologies to the doping, nutrition in a personalized training schedule and how the human nutrient requirements. The Course also provides an overview of the physiological and kinesiological aspects related to sports performance and more specifically to weight training. Some of the topics covered are: Training Cycles, Practical Training Principles, Cardiovascular Training and Sports Marketing

Online

IFBB Academy online courses gives you the freedom to study at your own pace with flexible learning options.No need to wait for enrolment days or school terms, you can begin studying for your dream career TODAY through the most innovative education platform in fitness education!

Chapters:
  • EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY
    • Introduction
    • Physiological evaluation of physical aptitude
    • Systems for obtaining energy
    • The physiology of muscle force: general concepts
    • Anatomic analysis
    • Mechanical analysis
    • Functional analysis
    • Ergometrics
    • VO2
    • Heart rate
    • Lactic acid
    • Anaerobic threshold, concept
    • Lactate threshold
    • The ventilation threshold
    • Controlling workloads by application of the thresholds
    • Good health and strength training
  • BASIC WEIGHT TRAINING
    • Training principles
    • Different types of force to be applied
    • Load notation or load indices
    • Adaptation to training
    • Anatomical adaptation
    • Neuronal adaptation
    • The training means
  • TRAINING CYCLES
    • Training cycles and programs
    • Basic warm-up techniques
    • Basic stretching techniques
    • Muscle and breathing relaxation
    • Practical training principles
    • Cardiovascular training
  • QUESTIONNAIRES AND EVALUATIONS
  • SPORTS MARKETING
Your online Learning Pack

You will have access to comprehensive set of resources to complete your course. Depending on which qualification you are completing these may include:

  • Module booklets
  • Course guide
  • Tutor support
  • Access 24/7 to our Online Learning Centre
  • Textbook
  • IFBB sport Academy bags or IFBB sport Polo shirts
  • News about upcoming Special IFBB events
Online Level 1
  • Weight Trainer Prescription Online
    • Module 1
      • The Physiology of Exercise
      • Weight training
    • Module 2
      • Doping and its alternatives
      • Nutrition in a Personalised Training Schedule
  • Online Level 2
  • Weight Trainer Prescription II Online
    • Module 3
      • Training Cycles
      • Warm-up
      • Stretching
      • Basic breathing and muscle relaxation techniques
      • Practical Training Principles
      • Cardiovascular Training
    • Module 4
      • Physical Assessment
      • Practical Nutrition
      • Spot Marketing
  • Level 3
  • PERSONAL FITNESS TRAINER [Worskshop]
    • The 5 Basic Laws of Weight Training
    • Weight Training Principles
    • Muscle Imbalances
  • Why Classroom courses
    • Structured face-to-face learning
    • Suits students with more time
    • 3 courses per year
    • Practical lessons at live fitness centers
    • Textbook
    • IFBB sport Academy bags or IFBB sport Polo shirts
    • News about upcoming Special IFBB events