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Optimising sporting performance from adolescence to elderly is targeted towards Fitness Professionals (encompassing Gym Instructors and Personal Trainers) who want to learn to design programs for clients of specific populations. The information covered in the course will help Fitness Professionals minimise the injury and maximise the performance of their clients.

Learning outcomes

  • The principal of individual differences when training a special population
  • Resistance training with adolescence and effects on the growth plates
  • Training protocols for adolescent resistance training
  • Long term athlete development (LTAD)
  • Aging and loss of muscle mass ‘sarcopenia’
  • Methods & guidelines for resistance training for the elderly
  • Resistance training for athletes including needs analysis, planning & periodization, overtraining, testing & programming.
Accreditation There are no CECs for this course
Investment $109 members / $149 non-members
Delivery mode Online
Pre-requisite/s All attendees should hold at least a Certificate III in Fitness or equivalent
Approx. duration 5 hours
Assessment Online multiple choice
Access period You have 12 months from date of purchase to complete this course. A $50 extension fee will be required if you do not complete your course within the allocated time frame.

Who is Jason Schulman?
Jason has most recently worked as the Strength & Rehabilitation coach with the Sydney Swans AFL team. Prior to this he worked with numerous professional sporting teams, such as the Strength & Power Coordinator for the Sydney Roosters Rugby League team in the NRL, Strength & Conditioning Coach with the NSW Waratahs Super 14 team, worked within the Australian Rugby Unions Elite Player Development Program, was a Strength & Conditioning Coach for the Sydney Fleet in the inaugural Australian Rugby Championships (ARC) and prior to that was the Physical Performance Coach for Eastern Suburbs Rugby Union. He has a Masters Degree in Exercise Science with an undergraduate degree in Human Movement Studies and is accredited with numerous professional organisations. 

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