Personal trainers and sports coaches can earn a valuable university credential and get needed continuing education credits at the same time.
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA (PRWEB) September 08, 2013
Studying how athletes move, work, excel and avoid injury is a hot field for anyone interested in working with professional athletes, weekend warriors and everyone in between. To support the growing interest in the field, Wexford University now offers continuing education and a Certificate of Advanced Achievement in Biomechanics and Human Movement. The entire course can be completed online in 10 weeks.
Anyone interested in registering or learning more can visit http://wexford.edu/continuing-education-courses-for-health-fitness-personal-training-nutrition-and-sports-coaching-professionals/. The course is approved and recognized by a wide variety of certifying bodies in the industry.
“Anyone who enjoys exercise or sports at any level can benefit from the study of biomechanics, which is as fascinating as it is useful,” said Jack Bauerle, Chancellor of Wexford University. “We are pleased to offer more continuing education for those interested in expanding their education, boosting their careers and getting involved in the field of exercise and sports.”
The Biomechanics and Human Movement course introduces students to the field of exercise and sports biomechanics, focusing on human movement, force, motion, kinetics, work, power, energy, improving exercise techniques, training systems, decreasing injury rates and more. All Wexford University online continuing education courses are designed to present clear, concise and user-friendly information that can immediately be applied.
Other continuing education courses from Wexford University are also available, focusing on anatomy and physiology, health and performance assessments, kinesiology for health, fitness and wellness professionals and nutrition for health, fitness and wellness professionals. All result in a Certificate of Advanced Achievement.
About Wexford University
Wexford University is dedicated to providing world-class education through cutting-edge technology, offering direct application degree programs in an accelerated format with 100 percent online learning to save time and money. Programs include an associate of arts degree in Fitness Training, bachelor’s degree in Health and Fitness, master’s degree in Nutrition and Exercise as well as master’s degree and doctorate degree in Applied Sport Psychology. Wexford University is the higher education division of NESTA (National Exercise & Sports Trainers Association). For more information, please visit http://wexford.edu/.