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Many people suffer from back problems. Some are caused by accidents, infections, or congenital defects - however the majority of back problems are preventable. This course provides all the tools needed to understand how the back works and design a back conditioning prevention program. 


This course is an AFPA Endorsed Education Provider Course By GMP Fitness

 Back Injury Prevention Specialist Objectives:

  • Amplify knowledge of the anatomy of the back and common risk factors for back pain. 
  • Learn about diagnostic tests and physicians who treat back problems. 
  • Enhance your client's workout with exercises to help prevent back injuries. 
  • Understand causes of spinal disk herniations, stenosis, osteoporosis and spinal tumors. 
  • Expand knowledge on muscle injuries and myofascial back pain. 
  • Discover how your lifestyle can hurt or help. 

Back Injury Prevention Specialist Fitness Tools Needed:

  • Stability Ball

Back Injury Prevention Specialist Course Kit:

  • Book
  • Back Injury Prevention Specialist Workbook PDF on the CD. This is printable.
  • Back Injury Prevention Specialist Manual PDF on the CD. 
  • Back Injury Prevention Trainer & Client Charts on the CD. These can be printed as needed.
  • Online Exam

Back Injury Prevention Specialist Level and Hours:

  • Intermediate and 9 Hours to complete.

Back Injury Prevention Specialist Course Reviews:

  • "A great course! Working in a chiropractic office will give me many opportunities to apply what I have learned from this course." - Eric Troll 
  • "Thank you. It was much more informative than I expected. I now have a very thorough knowledge of the importance of back injury prevention techniques when planning a fitness program!” - Holly Olsen

Back Injury Prevention Specialist 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 25 questions. A passing score is 20 questions correct.
  • Currently a PDF of your Continuing Education Certificate will be emailed to you.

Back Injury Prevention Specialist Approved CECs/CEUs:

ACE

American Council on Exercise

0.90

 

ACSM

American College of Sports Medicine

9.00

 

AFPA

American Fitness Professionals Association

9.00

 

CI

The Cooper Institute

9.00

 

ISSA

International Sports Sciences Association

9.00

 

NAFC

National Association for Fitness Certification

0.90

 

NASM

National Academy of Sports Medicine

0.90

 

NESTA

National Exercise & Sports Trainers Association

0.90

 

NETA

National Exercise Trainers Association

9.00

 

NSPA

National Strength Professionals Association

9.00

 

NFPT

National Federation of Professional Trainers

1.50

 

PFIT

Professional Fitness Instructor Training

9.00

 

SFA

American Senior Fitness Association

0.90

 

WITS

World Instructor Training Schools

9.00

 

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  1. Great job 5 star rating

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    I now have a better understanding of what causes back pain and the exercises the help with back pain. Thank you.

  2. Basic Reading for Back Injury Prevention 5 star rating

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    I found this reading good information to relay back to my students age 55 and up.

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