TRX®: Training for Active Seniors

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Description

65 is the new 45! The older population has never been more motivated to stay active and healthy than right now. Learn how to use the TRX Suspension Trainer™ to improve function and keep older adults pursuing the activities they love long into their golden years.
By Leigh Crews

Available Course Credits

AASFP
0.20
ACSM
2.00
ACTION
0.20
AFPA
2.00
CHEK
2.00
CI
2.00
FAI
2.00
IFPA
2.00
ISFTA
2.00
ISSA
2.00
ISTA
0.20
NCEP
2.00
NCSF
1.00
NESTA
0.20
NETA
2.00
NFPT
0.50
NSCA
0.30
NSPA
2.00
PAI
2.00
PTAG
2.00
PTIA
2.00
REPS NZ
1.50
REPs UAE
2.00
W.I.T.S.
2.00

Learning Objectives

  1. Accurately summarize the primary factors that influence falls in seniors.
  2. Describe the role of strength training in fall prevention in seniors.
  3. Describe the 3 major elements to a fall prevention program for older adults.
  4. Practice Suspension Training exercises that are appropriate for older/novice clients that map to each element.
  5. Summarize how and when to progress/regress Suspension Training exercises appropriately.

Course Procedure

  1. Enroll in the course.
  2. View the course content.
  3. Take the test. (You must score 80% to pass. If you do not pass, you may retake the test.)
  4. Print your certificate of completion.

Course Content

TRX®: Training for Active Seniors
Module

About the Author

Leigh Crews

Leigh Crews IDEA Author/Presenter

Leigh Crews is the IDEA Fitness Instructor of the Year award winner for 2011 and the founder of Dynalife, Inc., a company dedicated to innovative fitness education. She is a Senior Master Trainer for TRXR Suspension Training and a Program Developer for BatukaR. Leigh also serves as an official spokesperson for ACE, a media expert for ACSM and is certified by ACE, ACSM, and White Lotus Foundation. An international presenter and "trainer's trainer", Leigh has appeared on CNN and Headline News, starred in a number of exercise videos and written articles for industry and consumer media. Visit www.LeighCrews.com to learn more.