ACSMas Resources for the Personal Trainer provides a broad introduction to the field of personal training, covering both basic science topics and practical application. It was originally designed to help people prepare for the ACSM Personal Training Certification Exam. It continues to serve that function, but the market for it has expanded to practitioners in the field looking for an additional resource, as well as in an academic setting where the book is a core text for personal training programs.... require that Personal Trainers have CPR training (and some require first aid training and automated external defibrillator [AED] training). ... Participation in physical activity, which may be strenuous, particularly in clients who are identified as moderate or high risk based on ... directly with program participants and providing instruction and leadership in specific modes of exercise must be trained in CPR.
|Title||:||ACSM's Resources for the Personal Trainer|
|Author||:||American College of Sports Medicine|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2013-03-22|