ACSM’s Resources for the Group Exercise Instructor gives you the knowledge and the skills you need to effectively lead group exercise. You’ll learn how to take advantage of group dynamics to improve health and well-being. You’ll also discover how to work with clients with special needs, so that everyone can safely benefit from group exercise. Moreover, the text shows how the skills you’ll gain can easily be adapted to different environments, including gyms, studios, recreational facilities, and clubs.
Developed by the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), this text thoroughly prepares you to become an ACSM Certified Group Exercise Instructor. Following an introduction, which includes a profile of a group exercise instructor, the text covers such topics as leadership, class design, legal issues and responsibilities, and exercise science. The text’s accompanying video demonstrates how the techniques discussed in the text are put into practice during an actual group exercise class.
PrepU is an adaptive quizzing engine built by teachers and tested in the classroom.
PrepU's personalized quizzes help each student learn more, while giving instructors a window into their students' progress-highlighting misconceptions, strengths, and weaknesses. A companion website will include the full-text online, Podcasts, an online Dissection Atlas, animations, additional review questions, answers to some chapter questions, an online Instructor's Manual, and PowerPoint slides.
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