Medicine ball training is as popular as ever and is used mainly for strength, core and rehabilitation work, but is also used in sport medicine for enhancing neuromuscular coordination. Dating back to the Persian times in the early part of the 18th century, medicine ball training is now applied across the world in training routines by both professional and amateur athletes as well as recreational gym goers.
You will study the Medicine ball course via OriGym's multi-award nominated e-learning platform, where you will learn via online lectures, videos, interactive e-learning and complete a final assessment online.
Study around your current client base from home, on the move and at a pace and time frame that suits you. Start the same day you book and with OriGym's 7 days per week tutor support, help is never far away.
Enhance your ability to incorporate and execute medicine ball training within your client’s programmes via OriGym's Medicine ball course today by submitting an enquiry below.
This course costs just £129, but you can take six OriGym CPD courses for just £488 - that's nearly £50 saved per course!
OriGym's medicine ball training course is designed to provide you with an extensive range of exercises that you can apply to both groups and into your 1-2-1 programmes. This includes, finding out about the origins of this form of training and how to implement partner drills, rotation exercises, bend to extension and how to adapt exercises for both progression and regression.
This REPs accredited medicine ball instructor course is internationally recognised and comes with affiliated REP points and is a great way to expand your knowledge and repertoire of training. Learn how to programme medicine ball training into a functional based routine, how to spot effectively, improve functionality and enhance performance.
Course Length: 2 weeks (average)
Entry Requirements: Level 2 Gym Instructor. Students must also be aged 16+.
Accreditations: Our CPD course are accredited by REPS, CIMSPA and PD Approval.
Cost: £129 per CPD course, or six for £488.
Using OriGym's award nominated platform, you will learn via interactive e-learning and complete the assignments and quizzes at the end of each section which is tracked through our software. There are no physical exams with this qualification.
As course length varies from person to person this is ultimately down to you as an individual, however, the set guided learning hours is 12 hours of continuous study time.
All of our CPD fitness courses are endorsed and accredited by REPS (Register of Exercise Professionals), CIMSPA (Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity), and PD Approval.
You must hold a REPs or CIMSPA accredited Level 2 in Fitness Instructing certificate or above to enrol onto this course. Additionally, you must be aged 16 or above.
This online course is for fitness professionals who would like to upskill and further their knowledge on the use of a medicine ball in their client's workouts. In particular, this course is targeted at personal trainers, coaches, physical therapists and fitness instructors who can often find themselves in a busy gym environment with minimal equipment, time and space. As this course has been designed as a practical guide it may also be useful for clients, making medicine ball training easy to follow and implement into your training routine.
OriGym is proud to qualify 4,000 fitness professionals each year. We also successfully place over 80% of students in job roles right after qualifying; that is the highest rate in the industry. We are also ISO9001 certified and are one of only a handful of providers to hold this worldwide certificate of excellence.
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