MedFit Classroom Specialist Courses | MedFit Classroom

Reach a Whole New Market of Clients that Need You!

Reach a Whole New Market of Clients that Need You!

Most personal trainers don’t have the expertise to work with anyone outside of the generally healthy, fit or near-fit.

But there is a huge market of individuals – those with chronic diseases, medical conditions and disabilities – seeking personal trainers who can work with their unique needs to create safe and effective programming to improve their quality of life.

If you’re ready to…

  • Expand your scope of practice
  • Increase your income
  • Positively impact the health of those in your community

…then it’s time to specialize!

By investing in specialized education, you’re diversifying your career and becoming more valuable to your current & future clients and future employers or business opportunities.

Limited Time Offer

To celebrate the new partnership between FILEX and MedFit Classroom, for a limited time, get 50% OFF any of the specialist courses listed below.

Just enter coupon code FILEX during checkout.

Coupon expires February 3, 2021!

Online Specialist Courses

Orders are processed in US Dollars (USD). Prices displayed below in Australian Dollars (AUD) are estimated and are not a guarantee of the final exchange rate; it should be used for informational purposes only.

Alzheimer's Disease Fitness Specialist online course

Regular Price: ~$1115 AUD ($799 USD)

Get 50% off with coupon code FILEX
You’ll pay ~$557 AUD ($399.50 USD) with coupon code

The Alzheimer’s Disease Fitness Specialist Course blends current science with common sense to present cutting-edge ideas to optimize the impact that fitness can have in the lives of those you serve who are concerned about or diagnosed with Alzheimer’s. With numerous lifestyle factors mediating this disease rather than genetics, you can bring a message of hope to enhance quality of life. All physical activity is good for the brain, but the inclusion of specific elements such as coordination, reactivity, partner interaction, attention and memory challenges integrated with physical activity make it even more beneficial.

Arthritis Fitness Specialist online course

Regular Price: ~$836.17 AUD ($599 USD)

Get 50% off with coupon code FILEX
You’ll pay ~$418.08 AUD ($299.50 USD) with coupon code.

This online course is designed to provide fitness professionals the knowledge needed to safely and effectively design and implement exercise programs for arthritic populations. Gain an in-depth understanding of various types, symptoms, and causes of arthritis, as well as how it affects joints and organs in the body. Examine exercises to create safe and effective fitness programs that will improve range of motion, flexibility and strength, to expand the overall health and wellness for your clients. 

Drug and Alcohol Recovery Fitness Specialist online course

Regular Price: ~$669 AUD ($479 USD)

Get 50% off with coupon code FILEX
You’ll pay ~$334 AUD ($239.50 USD) with coupon code.

This course covers the pathophysiology of Substance and Alcohol Use Disorders and comorbidities which will contribute to orthopedic, physiological, and psychological considerations when working with this population in the fitness/training setting. The learner will understand how to choose appropriate assessments and create safe and effective programming to meet the unique needs of this population. 

Type 2 Diabetes Fitness Specialist online course

Regular Price: ~$1115 AUD ($799 USD)

Get 50% off with coupon code FILEX
You’ll pay ~$557 AUD ($399.50 USD) with coupon code.

This course is designed to help fitness and healthcare professionals better understand the science, research, applications, and integrations of different types of exercise, and how they can support clients with T2D. The course will review what diabetes is, how it can damage the body, and review research and applications that provides health and fitness professionals the data to better support diabetic clients through evidence-based exercise programming. The course will also address behavior change support to provide professionals with strategies to help clients comfortably and confidently integrate exercise into their daily and weekly practice.

Geriatric Fitness and Lifestyle Specialist online course

Regular Price: ~$949 AUD ($680 USD)

Get 50% off with coupon code FILEX
You’ll pay ~$475 AUD ($340 USD) with coupon code.

Those 65+ strongly value their independence to continue living the active lifestyle they love. They are determined to live longer, stronger and healthier lives than their parents. Millions over 65 seek guidance from fitness professionals who are knowledgeable in exercise, nutrition and lifestyle principles that can help them improve functional mobility, while also preventing and managing chronic conditions to live their highest quality of life. This online specialization course will give you insights, strategies and tools to be a successful health professional in this rapidly growing market. 

Joint Replacement Fitness Specialist online course

Regular Price: ~$1115 AUD ($799 USD)

Get 50% off with coupon code FILEX
You’ll pay ~$557 AUD ($399.50 USD) with coupon code.

Joint replacement procedures are life-changing, helping the recipient to get back to activities of daily living and improve their quality of life. But the work of recovery does not end with rehabilitation. Many are left with decreased overall strength, range of motion, as well as some movement dysfunction that has the potential of further improvement. This online course provides comprehensive education for the fitness professional to be able to safely and effectively train total joint replacement recipients.

Medical Fitness Specialist online course

Regular Price: ~$1115 AUD ($799 USD)

Get 50% off with coupon code FILEX
You’ll pay ~$557 AUD ($399.50 USD) with coupon code.

Fitness professionals trained in program design and management, who have knowledge of chronic disease, and in collaboration with health care providers, are in a prime position to help clients and patients ease the burden of chronic disease. This online course is for fitness professionals who want to learn more about using exercise as medicine with patients who suffer from one or more chronic diseases including cardiovascular, pulmonary, metabolic, or orthopedic dysfunction. As a Medical Fitness Specialist, you will be able to prevent and/or manage numerous chronic diseases, and collaborate with clinicians.

Menopause Fitness Specialist online course

Regular Price: ~$557 AUD ($399 USD)

Get 50% off with coupon code FILEX
You’ll pay ~$279 ($199.50 USD) with coupon code.

A huge group of women will be in various stages of hormonal changes which will influence, and will be influenced by, exercise. Regardless of activity level, most women experience signs, symptoms, and side effects of menopause, including but not limited to brain fog, weight gain, belly fat, hot flashes and night sweats, to name a few. This online course is designed to give fitness professionals the information, tools, and resources needed to coach and train this steadily growing population. 

Multiple Sclerosis Fitness Specialist online course

Regular Price: ~$557 AUD ($399 USD)

Get 50% off with coupon code FILEX
You’ll pay ~$279 AUD ($199.50 USD) with coupon code.

You can work with clients that suffer from multiple sclerosis to help develop strength, flexibility, balance, breathing, and improve their quality of life. In this course, you’ll learn the causes, signs, and symptoms of MS, along with traditional treatment and management techniques. You’ll also obtain a working knowledge of the anatomy and physiology affected by MS and how they are used during exercise, as well as how to design and prescribe a proper exercise program for MSers.

Obesity Fitness Specialist online course

Regular Price: ~$557 AUD ($399 USD)

Get 50% off with coupon code FILEX
You’ll pay ~$279 AUD ($199.50 USD) with coupon code.

The etiology of obesity is multifaceted and strategies for prevention and treatment are varied. This online course explores the biochemistry, metabolism, and pathophysiology of obesity as well as the multifaceted causes, myriad solutions, and the emerging data on weight bias and health at every size. A particular focus will be paid to exercise prescription/referral and nutrition interventions in clinical and community-based settings to understand the benefits of weight loss and overall health and wellbeing.

Osteoporosis Fitness Specialist online course

Regular Price: ~$557 AUD ($399 USD)

Get 50% off with coupon code FILEX
You’ll pay ~$279 AUD ($199.50 USD) with coupon code.

Many fitness professionals lack the knowledge to safely and effectively design fitness programs that specifically meet the needs of those diagnosed with Osteoporosis, or at risk of being diagnosed. Additionally, many are intimidated to take on clients with osteopenia, osteoporosis, or other bone issues. These clients benefit from a sound, sensible, bone-enhancing fitness program. This course will go over the basic physiology of bones, certain diseases or conditions affecting bones, the use of diet and exercise to restore and maintain healthy bones and their functions, and how to program an exercise regimen.

Parkinson's Disease Fitness Specialist online course

Regular Price: ~$697 AUD ($499 USD)

Get 50% off with coupon code FILEX
You’ll pay ~$348 AUD ($249.50 USD) with coupon code.

Over the past decade, numerous exercise methods have surfaced all claiming to slow the progression of Parkinson’s disease. Studies reveal more and more information about the epidemiology of the disease while fitness professionals are offering more personal training and/or coaching of group exercise classes specifically for those living with Parkinson’s disease. The goal of this course is to bring the research, medical and fitness fields together so that fitness professionals gain a comprehensive understanding of Parkinson’s disease, and learn how to work with those who have it.

Stroke Recovery Fitness Specialist online course

Regular Price: ~$1115 AUD ($799 USD)

Get 35% off with coupon code FILEX
You’ll pay ~$557 AUD ($519.35 USD) with coupon code.

A stroke is a life-altering occurrence that can profoundly affect activities of daily life to greatly varying degrees. However, after the hospital and rehab is done, there is still so much that can improve, with the right guidance. Stroke Recovery Fitness Specialists can uniquely position themselves to help stroke survivors regain function as well as improve their fitness. This course will provide the education to do just that! The course provides the fitness professional tools needed to assure survivors, their families, and other medical professionals that they are qualified to provide effective and safe continuing training and care.
Close Menu
×
×

Cart