Introduction to Exercise Therapy for Core Musculature
$200 + HST
The knowledge of the core and its function is the foundation of a successful rehabilitation program. Poor core activation can be a factor when dealing with low back injuries in daily life and/or sport. This course is centered around testing, training and properly activating the core to minimize injury, improve performance and/or help with recovery.
This course will help you prescribe the appropriate core exercises for clients based off of their physical limitations. Learn how to execute, cue and prescribe exercise to improve the core strength.
In-class (1 days)
Module 1: Rehabilitative core exercises in the various stages of strength
Module 2: Testing different components of the core - obliques vs rectus abdominis tests
Module 3: Discuss the concepts of muscular strength, muscular power, and muscular endurance
Module 4: Therapeutic exercises isolating various muscles
Module 5: Therapeutic exercises incorporating the glutes to enhance motor skills and functional movements of activities of daily living
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Read what past participants had to say about our Exercise Therapy courses...
This course is very informative. I learned lots of new exercises and was reminded of many too.
Morgan Donaldson, DOMP
Teacher is very organized, knowledgeable, and interactive. I highly recommend ConEd Institute.
Shuai Wang Zappitelli, DOMP
St. Catherines, Ont.
Excellent course. Absolutely useful in practice!
David Slabotsky, RMT
Burnt River, Ont.
Extremely thorough and practical course that will enable therapist's to immediately provide better treatment outcomes.
This course was very informative! Mark is incredibly knowledgeable and his teaching methods are exceptional. Very interactive and hands-on.
Great refresher on shoulder anatomy and exercise therapy! Mark is well organized, knowledgeable and professional. Money well spent! Highly recommended!
Thanks. Good course! Helped me relearn a lot of info I had forgotten.
Great review course for shoulder complex anatomy and function. Good practical component and instructor.
Great mix of theory and hands on application. It was a great review.
Stoney Creek, Ont.
A very good course. Presentation very good.
Alex Dubkov, RMT
Worth the time and money.
Enjoyable Exercise course. A lot of information. Thanks Mark!
This course was great! Great review, very intense. Mark was very knowledgeable and explained concepts very easily so we could understand.
Maureen Pirie, RMT
Excellent course. Presenter was very enthusiastic and knowledgeable.
Vivien Blaj, RMT
I recommend RMTs to take this course. I learned a lot to help my clinical practice.
Xinsheng Liu, RMT
Excellent presentation. Knowledgeable, professional.
Richmond Hill, Ont.