This course covers how to design strength training workouts and programs for different populations with different abilities and goals. Based on recent research and using sample routines, attendees learn how to build safe and effective strength training programs for any client or patient. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and athletic training and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA and AT.
Live WebinarWed, Jul 3, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT
CEUs/Hours Offered: AK/2.0; AL/2.0; AR/2.0; AZ/2.0; BOC/2.0 Category A; CA/2.0; CO/2.0; CT/2.0; DE/2.0; FL/2.0; GA/2.0; HI/2.0; IA/2.0; IACET/0.2; ID/2.0; IL/2.0; IN/2.0; KS/2.0; KY/2.0 Category 2; LA/2.0; MA/2.0; ME/2.0; MI/2.0; MO/2.0; MS/2.0; MT/2.0; NC/2.0; ND/2.0; NE/2.0; NH/2.0; NY/2.0; OR/2.0; PA/2.0; RI/2.0; SC/2.0; SD/2.0; TN/2.0; TX/2.0; UT/2.0; VA/2.0; VT/2.0; WA/2.0; WI/2.0; WV/2.0; WY/2.0
- Participants will be able to identify contemporary research findings for developing strength training sessions and programs for different populations.
- Participants will be able to design strength training programs specifically for the obese population.
- Participants will be able to design strength training programs specifically for the healthy adult.
- Participants will be able to design strength training programs specifically for the athlete.
- Participants will be able to incorporate current recovery and flexibility training guidelines into strength programming for different populations.
|0-10 Minutes||Introduction, review of learning outcomes, course outline|
|10-25 Minutes||Strength training for active aging new research. Sample workout|
|25-40 Minutes||Strength training for persons with obesity. Overcoming common obstacles. Sample programming. Exercise modifications|
|40-60 Minutes||Strength programming for healthy adults. Concurrent training and programming. Cardiovascular programming recommendations. Sample routines.|
|60-85 Minutes||Strength training for athletes. 1. Strength goals, and 2. Power goals. Avoiding interference. Recommended cardiovascular programming for serious athletes. Sample routines.|
|85-100 Minutes||Review of strength training methods: 1. RRT, 2. CST, 3. Traditional, 4. Drop Sets. How-to use and when with different populations. Sample routines.|
|100-120 Minutes||Brief overview of suggested recovery times and flexibility programming guidelines, Summary, Q&A|
Amy Ashmore, PhD
Amy Ashmore holds a Ph.D. in Kinesiology from the University of Texas at Austin. She is the author of dozens of articles, blogs, and continuing education programs recognized by National Strength & Conditioning Association (NSCA), Board of Certification (BOC), Collegiate Strength & Conditioning Coaches Association (CSCCa), American Council on Exercise (ACE), and American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM). Amy is former Sports Sciences faculty at Florida State University and the former Program Director for Sports Sciences at the American Military University. Amy’s new book Timing Resistance Training: Programming the Muscle Clock for Optimal Performance (Human Kinetics 2019) will be released in July. For more information, her website is http://www.amyashmore.com
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