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NSCA’s Certified Personal Trainer

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Our course of the week this week is NSCA’s Certified Personal Trainer.

The National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) and Human Kinetics have jointly developed an online course to help people study for the NSCA’s Certified Personal Trainer exam (NSCA-CPT). This online study course works in tandem with the material presented in NSCA’s Essentials of Personal Training, Second Edition, to offer a practical and efficient method of studying the content assessed on the NSCA-CPT exam.

Featuring over 120 interactive learning activities, this course offers scientific knowledge and practical application and pinpoints the information required for preparing for the exam.

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Fitness News

A guide to Rugby League

With the 4 Nations starting this weekend and the exciting news that England has just been selected to host the 2021 Rugby League World Cup. Now is an excellent time to get into some great international Rugby.

This fast-paced, tough tackling sport is most popular in Yorkshire/Lancashire, UK and the Australasia continent.  Many people not living anywhere near the M62 or Sydney are often confused by Rugby League.

Well, here is a rough guide.

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Courses, Fitness News

Strength Training for Fat loss course

Strength Training for Fat Loss is our continuing education course of the week.

We are pleased to announce that this course has recently been endorsed by The British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES).  Upon completion of the course you will now earn 7 BASES credits.

BASES are the professional body leading excellence in sport and exercise sciences through evidence-based practice.

If you aren’t a BASES member but you are a member of REP’s don’t worry they also endorse this course, as do many other certified organisations. Continue reading

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BASES Endorsed CPD Courses

We’re excited to announce that as part of our continued partnership with The British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES) we are now offering 13 unique endorsed CPD courses.

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International Sports Science and Sports Medicine Conference 2016

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The International Science and Sports Medicine Conference 2016 will take place at Newcastle University from the 31st August until the 2nd September.

In addition to sports science and sports medicine, this year’s event will also include talks on physiotherapy and strength and conditioning. Leading international speakers will present the latest evidence and encourage discussion and interaction.

Tickets are still available to buy from the event website.

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AFPT Convention 2016

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Human Kinetics are pleased to be partnering with the AFPT Convention 2016. This year’s event takes place in Oslo, Norway from 26-28th August 2016.

The convention aims to provide enthusiasts of exercise, nutrition and health with a platform for learning and teaching. It hosts a number of lectures from the various different fields of expertise, with the speakers drawing on their knowledge. Continue reading

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Perform at the highest level with the lowest risk of injury

More than a decade after his original work, Michael Boyle brings an update to New Functional Training for Sports.

This new edition includes exercise programmes to maximise movements in competition. It’s the perfect guide for athletes, personal trainers and strength and conditioning coaches.

Boyle draws on current research and his wealth of experience to offer programming advice and tips on stretching and dynamic warmups.

Normal Price: £17.99 | €27.38
HK Rewards Price: £14.39 | €21.90

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