Preconference Events

Preconference events require a separate registration and are managed by the presenting organization.

 

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Zumba Basic 1 Instructor Training 

Thursday, March 31 from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM CDT
Cost: $159 (60% off Summit Exclusive)
CECs: 8


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Zumba Instructor

Guillermo Melendez

Zumba is designed to bring everyone and anyone together to sweat it on. We take the "work" out of workout, by mixing low-intensity and high-intensity moves for an interval-style, calorie-burning dance fitness party. Once the Latin and World rhythms take over, you'll see why Zumba® Fitness classes are often called exercise in disguise. Super effective? Check. Super fun? Check and check. It’s a total workout, combining all elements of fitness – cardio, muscle conditioning, balance and flexibility, boosted energy and a serious dose of awesome each time you leave class.

Included with Session

  • Electronic Instructor Manual
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Fitness Certification Credits (varies by country)
  • Online Videos to Review Basic Steps
  • Canfitpro CEC's
  • ACE CEC's
  • AFAA CEU's

Get the tools you need to start teaching:

  • BASIC STEPS
    •  The basic steps and variations to four of the Zumba® core rhythms: Merengue, Salsa, Cumbia, and Reggaeton.
  • BASIC 1 REVIEW
    •  A refresher of some of your essential instructor tools, plus a library of the base rhythms, core moves and variations.
  • THE ZUMBA® FORMULA
    •  Identify the different parts of a song and how to use them to build an effective dance-fitness workout.
  • TEACHING LICENSE
    •  Receive your license to begin teaching Zumba® classes.



RAD Mobility Level 1

Thursday, March 31 from 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM CDT
Cost: $175
CECs: 6
Certification: RAD Mobility and Recovery Specialist


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Kevin Hendry

RAD Mobility is your trusted source for learning to skillfully integrate the latest research and evidence-based practices in self myofascial release (SMR), mobility training and athletic recovery programming into your personal and professional routines. This workshop emphasizes learning by doing so that you understand how to integrate interventions that will help optimize the nervous and musculoskeletal systems through mobility techniques and quality movement patterns. You'll also practice creating effective program designs and intervention plans that you can take with you apply in your practice immediately.

Course Benefits:

  • A hands-on and highly collaborative experience with other top pros in the field
  • Lifetime access to online materials, such as education videos, practice quizzes, course manual, class planning documents, product how-to guides, and more.
  • Guided presentation notes
  • Earn your RAD Mobility and Recovery Specialist designation and start teaching your own mobility and recovery classes.
  • Example upper and lower body myofascial release and mobility routines
  • Online exam and immediate download of CE Certificate

 

Active Aging Assessments: Ten Testing and Exercise Tools and Tips

Thursday, March 31 from 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM CDT
Cost: $100
CECs: 4

Through this preconference, attendees will develop new skills to manage fitness and function in elderly clients. Sarcopenia is a major determinant of “frailty” and frail individuals are at greater risks of falls, fractures, institutionalization, physical dependence, and premature death. Through a combination of lecture, demonstration, and practice, attendees will learn simple field-based assessments and exercises, that can identify and mitigate many causes of frailty-related falls and fractures in older adult clients. During guided interactive practice sessions, Peter and Paul will teach participants evidence-based tools for working with older adults and for improving their balance, power and physical function.

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Paul Gallo

Peter Roani

Peter Ronai

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