Training the Bariatric Client

The course is provided in a 2-hour online presentation and covers the following topics:

  • Factors that influence obesity
  • Weight discrimination and its consequences
  • Different types of bariatric surgeries and how they work
  • Considerations for exercise programming
  • Strategies to boost your business within the bariatric community

The Kinesis Centre is recognized by the National Academy of Sports Medicine, the Athletics and Fitness Association of America, and the International Sports Science Association as a Continuing Education Provider.

With the obesity epidemic still an ever-present issue in the United States with more than 36% of the American adult population being obese, more and more people are turning to bariatric surgery to help them deal with the disease.

The Kinesis Centre has created a bariatric education curriculum, Training the Bariatric Client, to help fitness professionals better understand and prepare to help those bariatric clients to make the behavioral changes that will maximize their surgery and help them on their journey to lifelong wellness.​ ​

2.0 AFAA CEUs / 0.2 NASM CEUs / 2.0 ISSA CEUs

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