Current and Upcoming CEC Courses

CEC Course When Location Category
Health and Fitness Assessments and Exercise Prescription Based on AAPTE’s Sequential method for developing an Appropriate Individualized Exercise Prescription, this course will provide the exercise professional with the knowledge necessary for conducting proper pre-exercise screening.  (read more...) January 28th, 2018 9:00 AM
through 12:30 PM
250 Hofstra University University College Hall Room 100 Hempstead, NY 11549 United States CEC Course
Cardiorespiratory Structure and Function Comprehensive examination and explanation of the physiological responses during aerobic exercise. 2.5 AAPTE CEC's (read more...) January 28th, 2018 1:00 PM
through 4:30 PM
Hofstra University Building TBD Hempstead, NY 11549 United States CEC Course
Foundations Of Exercise Biomechanics This course is for the fitness professional that has a strong desire to teach and prescribe resistance training exercise with sound principles that will minimize exercise risk and optimize “results”. We will eliminate the confusion and persuasion of marketing, Instagram and YouTube (Fitness Gurus) and personal biases as to what a “good exercise” is and why results alone are a poor measure of the overall effectiveness of an exercise. (read more...) February 18th, 2018 9:00 AM
through 4:00 PM
Hofstra University Oak Street Center room 0101 Hempstead, NY 11549 United States CEC Course
Primal Movement Patterns & Functional Training; Controversy, Facts and Perspective “Isolation exercises ignore how the body is designed to function”. If this is a belief you hold you may be limiting your client’s ability to optimize their training experience. There is no one way or best system to create optimal exercise. But there is a way to determine what is “functional” and what options exist in the domain of “functional”. (read more...) March 4th, 2018 9:00 AM
through 12:30 PM
Hofstra University Oak Street Center room 0101 Hempstead, NY 11549 United States CEC Course
High-Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) and Steady State Aerobic exercise: A science-based comparative approach High-Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) and Steady State Aerobic exercise: A science-based comparative approach to understanding the potential risk and benefit. (read more...) March 25th, 2018 9:30 AM
through 4:30 PM
Optimuss fitness, 333 Earle Ovington Blvd 333 Earle Ovington Blvd Uniondale, NY 11553 United States CEC Course
Uncovering Resistance To Weight Loss (Food sensitivities and blood sugar imbalances and their contribution to weight loss resistance) This course will address a frustration that a growing number of personal trainers face when working with clients interested in weight loss, “weight loss resistance”.  Weight loss resistance refers to the physiology of those clients who struggle to lose weight even when putting forth a good effort of training and nutritional choices. Dr. Matt Lewis an expert in functional medicine will provide a review of the primary causes and nutritional strategies for addressing “weight loss resistance.” AAPTE 2.5 CEC’s (read more...) April 21st, 2018 9:00 AM
through 12:30 PM
250 Hoftsra University Hofstra University TBD Hempstead, NY 11549 United States CEC Course
Hormones And Their Role In Resistance To Weight Loss This course strongly compliments Uncovering Resistance to Weight Loss. Dr. Matt Lewis will discuss hormones and their role in physiology of weight loss. This course will include the role of androgens, female hormones, and the adrenal hormones (cortisol and adrenaline.) AAPTE 2.5 CEC's (read more...) April 21st, 2018 1:00 PM
through 4:30 PM
250 Hoftsra University Hofstra University TBD Hempstead, NY 11549 United States CEC Course
Cadaver Anatomy - Mechanics - Structure And Function This course is for those seeking greater understanding and appreciation of the human body’s structures and functions. Participants will enjoy this experience in a state of the art setting, often only for medical students. (read more...) May 12th, 2018 9:00 AM
through 4:00 PM
126 Park Avenue Bridgeport University Bridgeport, CT 06604 United States CEC Course
The Evolution of Nutrition (food and food products) and its relationship to health, body composition, and human performance. Are we really eating FOOD? Is what we are eating complimentary to our physiology? (read more...) May 27th, 2018 9:00 AM
through 12:30 PM
Hofstra University Building TBD Hempstead, NY 11549 United States CEC Course
Nutrition The relationship/link between nutrition, physiological health, and body composition.  (read more...) May 27th, 2018 1:00 PM
through 4:30 PM
Hofstra University Building TBD Hempstead, NY 11549 United States CEC Course