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Program Objective

The objective of the OTS Exercise Specialist Certification is to develop a high level skill set in personal trainers through our guided methodology to transcend and optimize proficiency in their craft. Our goal is to deliver both a theoretical and practical protocol which can be implemented for immediate results. Our diverse team of educators will give personal trainers various perspectives of the dynamic and ever-changing industry and give them assurance to tackle the industry head on. This course will give you the confidence to present and utilize a clear system to progress your client from day one to goal attainment regardless of their fitness level. Remember information can never be substituted for education. In order to learn this material you must utilize high levels of repetition and execution.
  • Personal Training Covenant
    Where does Personal Training Fit in the industry?
  • Scope of Practice & the evolution of the role
  • How to be competitive in the industry?
  • Course Takeaway
  • Muscular anatomy and its relationship to fitness (Locate,  Palpate, Facilitate)
  • Skeletal anatomy and its relationship to fitness
  • Fascial Systems and its relationship to fitness
  • How to train each structure
    Stretch Protocol (Static, Dynamic, PNF)
  • Mobility Protocol
  • Stability Protocol
  • Weight Training Protocol
  • Coaching Protocol for optimal client experience
  • Progression, Regression & Modification
  • What ‘Pain’ Really means
  • Troubleshooting Warm-up protocol for minor injury
  • Troubleshooting Training protocol for minor injury
  • Troubleshooting Cool Down protocol for minor injury
  • Coaching Protocol – Non Negotiables
  • Passive, Active, Complex Movement Sequences
  • Passive exercise programming
  • Active exercise programming
  • Complex exercise programming
  • Lymph Nodes & their effect on training
  • OTS baseline assessment Protocol
  • What should an assessment tell us?
  • How to make your assessment relatable?
  • Maximizing Assessment results
  • The power of the reassessment
  • How to know if your assessment is any good?
  • Program design for (Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced)
  • Program design for (Elderly, Injured, Obese)
  • Periodization for (Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced)
  • Periodization for (Elderly, Injured, Obese)
  • Periodization for (Strength, Endurance, Hypertrophy)
  • Five Fatal Flaws
  • The value of an Exercise Specialist

Meet Your Instructors

Daniel Smith

B.Comn, CSCS, ES

With over 10 years of experience in both a training and teaching capacity Daniel brings a unique approach to the certification process. 

Detail driven and goal oriented, he will be sure to push you out of your comfort zone and challenge you to re-strategize how you think about all things health and wellness.

 

Tatiana Trigueros

B. Kin, STR

With half a decade of experience running her own private practice, Tatiana has built a reputation for herself as one of the best therapists in Toronto.

As a specialist in rehabilitative practice, her insights have helped create the world class OTS assessment protocol.

 

Nationally Accredited

Nationally Accreditation allows our certification is recognized by the largest education bodies in the country. Upon completion you can rest assured that you will have received the Gold Standard of education.

Optimized For Learning

The virtual certification has been optimized to ensure you are able to take away an experience from home that parallels the in-class dynamic. With multiple streams of practical opportunity, you will be set up to thrive in an in-house setting.

Industry Standard

Hundreds of students have attended our acclaimed courses, workshops, lectures and seminars. Join one of the most professional organizations to North America to learn everything you need to create a long standing career in a competitive industry.

Stress-less Payment

The virtual certification is unique because it is easily attainable for anyone with an interest in health and wellness. Our payment program options allow you to reserve a spot at any time and then complete payment at your own pace.

Pricing Options To Suit Your Needs

Full Payment

One Payment of $599

Registration Includes

  • Full Course Registration
  • Full Pre Course Prep Material
  • Full Online Chat Access
  • Full Online Course Portal Access
  • Full Course Manual
  • Exercise Specialist Directory Listing
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Payment Program

Two Payments of $308

Registration Includes

  • Full Course Registration
  • Full Pre Course Prep Material
  • Full Online Chat Access
  • Full Online Course Portal Access
  • Full Course Manual
  • Exercise Specialist Directory Listing
REGISTER

Payment Program

Three Payments of $207

Registration Includes

  • Full Course Registration
  • Full Pre Course Prep Material
  • Full Online Chat Access
  • Full Online Course Portal Access
  • Full Course Manual
  • Exercise Specialist Directory Listing
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