Fitness instructors, add a unique touch to your programs and get CEC's.
Lori's Movin and Groovin is recognized by the Athletics and Fitness Association of America and the National Academy of Sports Medicine as an Approved Continuing Education Provider.
To be eligible for this training, you should have a nationally recognized certification in health and fitness such as American Council on Exercise (ACE), Athletic and Fitness Association of America (AFAA), American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM), or a college degree in physical education, health, fitness, therapy, music, dance or related fields of study.
All applicants are required to show proof of a current CPR/AED certification.
All applicants must pre-register to recieve the online Manual prior to the workshop date.
This is a unique enhancement to exercise programming using the power of music, formulated movements and your own voice to engage others more fully to participate in seated movement. Even if you cannot sing well, you will learn how to cue as if you were singing to implement movements effectively. All vocal tracks are provided to 10 classic and popular songs that are sure to enhance your group exercise programming for frail seniors.
In this training, you will learn:
*Choreography and singing cues to TEN movement songs
*Basic formulated movements which help to maintain daily function
*How to respond to various physical and mental disabilities common to extremely old or frail populations, with a special emphasis on the dementia afflicted.
*Safety guidelines within facilities and professional conduct in particular situations.
*Communication tips in dementia environments.
*How to engage your subjects to move with a positive “do what you can” attitude.
*Movements to avoid in the frail senior population.
*Adding cognitive games to your programming.
You will receive your continuing education certificate of completion and obtain access to:
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2018
Fort Myers Regional Library, meeting room C
1650 Lee Street
Fort Myers, FL 33901
(meeting room C is located behind the library at the corner of Lee Street and Second Street. free parking in the library lot)
This basic workshop training provides a prerequisite only to become Lori's Movin and Groovin independent contractor, and offers new ideas for group exercise programming for frail populations while awarding CEU's.
$150 per trainee
Refund policy: A refund of $125 will be given to those individuals who have registered for the workshop but do not attend. $25 is the non-refundable cost of the online manual, which will be emailed to each participant before the training date.
LAST DAY TO REGISTER: DECEMBER 7, 2018
After you complete the workshop, take it a step further and start your own business as a Lori's Movin and Groovin Master Instructor! Get the support you need to start your own part time job as an independent contractor, providing this unique service to frail populations in senior congregate living communities, adult day care centers, and skilled nursing environments. Set your own schedule and rates. Enrich lives.
To become a MASTER INSTRUCTOR, you should have a nationally recognized certification in health and fitness such as American Council on Exercise (ACE), Athletic and Fitness Association of America (AFAA), American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM), or a college degree in physical education, health, fitness, therapy, music, dance or related fields of study. All applicants are required to show proof of a current CPR/AED certification and liability insurance. All applicants must learn to instruct our special choreography in various senior living environments and pass a written exam.
All Master Instructors must be ACCUSHIELD credentialed, which includes a drug test and background check. It takes approximately one month for this process.
You will receive a ONE YEAR Master Instructor Certification and the Lori's Movin and Groovin toolkit:
SIXTEEN Movin and Groovin Movement Songs
*SIXTEEN choreography practice videos
*SIXTEEN audio tracks with commands
*SIXTEEN audio tracks without commands
TWELVE more choreography practice videos and a playlist of songs, including holiday songs. (New songs and ideas are added monthly.)
EVEN MORE VIDEOS to show you how to encourage movement using inexpensive and sensory equipment.
You will be added to our website as a Certified Master Instructor with your bio, photo, and contact information. You can simply share your link to all of your prospects!
You will recieve BRANDED MARKETING MATERIALS and support documents for advertising yourself as a unique senior service provider and a STEP BY STEP GUIDE to growing your business.
You will be added to our private facebook page where our instructors share ideas and opportunities.
You will be a "Spotlight on" instructor of the week on our social media.
You will be personally mentored by Lori.