Balance and Fall Prevention Specialist

The Balance and Fall Prevention Specialist Certification is an unsurpassed Elite Specialist Credential Course, that provides you with an in-depth understanding of how to conduct meaningful assessments of function, resources on falls and injury prevention and how to train older adults safely.


As a Balance and Fall Prevention Specialist you will be able to perform short and long physical performance battery assessments, easily implement exercises and activities and provide balance and fall prevention training.


Learning Objectives:
  • Explain the importance of proper posture before beginning a balance program.
  • Describe how to activate the pelvic floor and find neutral position.
  • Describe recovery strategies to increase physical readiness and reduce the risk of injury.
  • Examine important client cues.
  • Identify proper balance progressions.
  • Identify balance exercises that reduce the risk of injury.
  • Explain the benefits of training in minimalist shoes and barefoot.
  • Assess when to add low-tech fitness tools.
  • Recognize exercise precautions for individuals of all age groups.
  • Demonstrate safe progressive exercise routines.
  • Demonstrate core base exercises and progressions.
  • Create dynamic balance performance exercise routines.

After you purchase this course, we will refer your order to our partner, GMP Fitness.  They will contact you via email within 2 business days with the course access information.

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Course Resources
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