CART

(0) items

Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.
ACSM's Resources for the Personal Trainer,9780781797726
This item qualifies for
FREE SHIPPING!
FREE SHIPPING OVER $59!

Your order must be $59 or more, you must select US Postal Service Shipping as your shipping preference, and the "Group my items into as few shipments as possible" option when you place your order.

Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace Items, eBooks, Apparel, and DVDs not included.

ACSM's Resources for the Personal Trainer

ISBN13:

9780781797726

by Unknown
ISBN10:
0781797721
Edition:
3rd
Format:
Hardcover
Pub. Date:
9/29/2009
Publisher(s):
LWW
List Price: $75.72
More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Starting at $3.29

Rent Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out

Used Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out

eTextbook

We're Sorry
Not Available

New Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out


  • NASM Essentials of Personal Fitness Training
    NASM Essentials of Personal Fitness Training
  • NASM Essentials of Corrective Exercise Training
    NASM Essentials of Corrective Exercise Training
  • NASM Essentials of Sports Performance Training
    NASM Essentials of Sports Performance Training
  • ACSM's Resources for the Group Exercise Instructor
    ACSM's Resources for the Group Exercise Instructor
  • Therapeutic Exercise; Moving Toward Function
    Therapeutic Exercise; Moving Toward Function
  • ACSM's Resources for the Personal Trainer
    ACSM's Resources for the Personal Trainer
  • ACSM's Resources for the Personal Trainer
    ACSM's Resources for the Personal Trainer
  • NASM Essentials of Sports Performance Training 1st Edition (Revised)
    NASM Essentials of Sports Performance Training 1st Edition (Revised)
  • Therapeutic Exercise
    Therapeutic Exercise
  • NASM Essentials of Personal Fitness Training
    NASM Essentials of Personal Fitness Training





Summary

This valuable resource is the official ACSM preparatory tool for the ACSM Certified Personal TrainerSM exam and provides coverage of program design, behavior modification, fitness assessment, exercise prescription, and exercise leadership along with discussions of anatomy and physiology, psychology, emergency techniques, exercise leadership programs, and legal issues. It includes the fundamental knowledge, skills, and abilities (KSAs) used to improve, maintain, and/or optimize health-related components of physical fitness and performance.

Table of Contents

Contributors Reviewers Foreword Preface Acknowledgments Part I: INTRODUCTION TO THE FIELD AND PROFESSION OF PERSONAL TRAINING Chapter 1: Introduction to Personal Training Chapter 2: Career Track for Professional Personal Trainers Part II: THE SCIENCE OF PERSONAL TRAINING Chapter 3: Anatomy and Kinesiology Chapter 4: Applied Biomechanics Chapter 5: Exercise Physiology Chapter 6: Nutrition and Human Performance Part III: BEHAVIOR MODIFICATION Chapter 7: Bringing Coaching to Personal Training Chapter 8: How We Change: Behavior Change and Personal Training Chapter 9: Personal Trainer-Client Relationship: Partnership for Growth Chapter 10: Motivational Tools Chapter 11: Training the Whole Client: Putting It All Together Part IV: INITIAL CLIENT SCREENING Chapter 12: The Initial Client Consultation Chapter 13: Screening and Risk Stratification Chapter 14: Client Fitness Assessments Part V: DEVELOPING THE EXERCISE PROGRAM Chapter 15: Program Design Chapter 16: Resistance Training Programs Chapter 17: Cardiorespiratory Training Programs Chapter 18: Guidelines for Designing Flexibility Programs Chapter 19: Sequencing the Personal Training Program Chapter 20: Special Populations Part VI: THE BUSINESS OF PERSONAL TRAINING Chapter 21: Business Basics and Planning Chapter 22: Legal Issues and Responsibilities Appendix: American College of Sports Medical Certifications Index


Please wait while the item is added to your cart...