Home  •   About NPI  •  Articles  •  Free Webinars  •  Media Inquiries  •  Partners  •  Join E-Newsletter  •  Contact Us  

National Posture Institute Products Onsite Posture Workshops Corporate Wellness Student Login
Online CPS Certificate Programs Public Posture Programs College Partner Programs
 You are here: Find National Posture Institute on Facebook Visit ourYouTube Channel   Find National Posture Institute on Facebook

UPCOMING WORKSHOP EVENTS:

 

>Registration >Continuing Education Credits >Workshop Description >Travel/Hotel  

 

Posture Analysis, Correction, and Resistance Training Workshop

Location:

University of Illinois-Chicago - Student Recreation Facility

737 S. Halsted St. Chicago IL 60607 (map)

Date/Time: October 25-26, 2014 (Sat. - Sun.)
  Saturday: 10:00 am-6:00 pm | Sunday: 9:00 am-2:00 pm
City/State: Chicago, IL

UIC Students Register Here>>

Education Partners Registration: AKTA , AAHF , HUR , Indo Board , TrakFitness , YMCA Employees , Wellbridge Employees


WORKSHOP REGISTRATION OPTIONS:

1-Day Workshop Package includes:

  • Onsite Day 1 Workshop
  • Advanced CEC Certificate of Completion
  • NPI’s Certified Posture Specialist™ (CPS) Program/Examination (separate fees required)

2-Day Workshop Package includes:

  • Everything included in 1-Day Workshop Package PLUS:

  • Day 2 Workshop
  • NPI’s Resistance Training DVD Series (7 DVDs included)
  • NPI’s Certified Posture Specialist™ (CPS) & Certified Resistance Training Professional™ (RTP) Programs/Examinations (separate fees required)

Registration: $349

Registration: $449

*After September 25: 1 Day-$299; 2-Day-$399 | After October 11: 1 Day-$349; 2-Day-$449

1-Day Workshop + CPS Certificate Program & Examination: extra $149

2-Day Workshop + CPS/RTP Certificate Programs & Examinations: extra $298

(Save $350, CPS Program/Exam regularly $499) (Save $600, CPS & RTP Programs/Exams regularly $898)

NPI Copyright Trademark Notification

Refund Policy
NPI Member : $249 (become a member/login) NPI Member : $349 (become a member/login)
 
Continuing Education Credits/Units (CEC/CEU)
Click Here to see the full approved CEC/CEU List (Organizations/Hours). This Onsite Posture Workshop, CPS Program and RTP Program have been approved by various organizations for CECs/CEUs.
 

WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION:

Day-1 Description:

NPI’s Day-1 Workshop prepares personal trainers/exercise instructors, athletic trainers, and health/medical/fitness professionals to assess and educate their clients/patients in the analysis, assessment, and correction of posture and body alignment.  The workshop prepares professionals to later complete NPI’s Certified Posture Specialist™ Certificate Program/Course and Examination to receive the CPS designation.

Day-1 Workshop Participants will learn to:

  • Establish this essential key assessment into your facility or organizations current health and exercise testing program
  • Implement a Posture and Body Alignment Assessment Program that will lead to a larger client/patient/membership base for yourself and your company
  • Reviews how poor posture and body alignment develop and evaluates the anatomical structures of the vertebral column and other extremities using a Posture and Body Alignment Grid, client/patient evaluation sheet, and NPI’s Posture Assessment Software.
  • Teach a systematic process to correct alignment, reverse patterns, improve posture, relieve back pain and train individuals incorporating NPI’s Four Points of Posture™ Program
  • This workshop is 60% lecture and 40% interactive hands-on training. A hands-on practical approach is used for demonstrations and experiential learning. Attendees that want to have their posture assessed should wear tank-tops, sleeveless t-shirts, or sports bras and shorts above the knee

Day-2 Description:

NPI’s Day-2 Workshop prepares personal trainers/exercise instructors, athletic trainers, and health/medical/fitness professionals interested in learning a detailed process to teach, analyze, and perfect resistance training exercises/movements to correct their clients/patients posture.  The workshop prepares professionals to later complete NPI’s Certified Resistance Training Professional™ Certificate Program/Course and Examination to receive the RTP designation.

Day-2 Workshop Participants will learn to:

  • Teach specific upper, core, and lower body resistance training exercises designed to correct posture and body alignment
  • Select and teach the safest exercise movement for specific muscle groups based on physiological, neurological, and biomechanical principles
  • Teach, demonstrate, and grade/rank an exercise movement using NPI’s Exercise-Movement Grading System™
  • Develop observation, evaluation, educational, and feedback strategies
  • Implement the 3 phases of biomechanical/scientific analysis to perform resistance training exercises using free weights, cable/selectorized machines, body weight exercises, stability balls, exercise tubing, etc…
  • Sequence and select the best exercises to enhance a client’s/patients posture and body alignment using NPI’s Exercise Training Matrix™
  • This workshop is 20% lecture and 80% interactive hands-on training. A hands-on practical approach is used for demonstrations and experiential learning. Attendees that want practice and perfect resistance training exercises/movements to correct their clients/patients posture should wear tank-tops, sleeveless t-shirts, or sports bras and shorts above the knee
 
TRAVEL/HOTEL:

Holiday Inn Hotel And Suites Downtown Chicago

506 West Harrison Street

Chicago, IL 60607

Phone: 877-834-3613

Crowne Plaza Metro

733 West Madison

Chicago, IL 60611

Phone: 312-829-5000 / 1-877-337-5791

 

 

Onsite Workshop Example

Workshop Testimonials

 

Learn more about the Certified Posture Specialist (CPS) Certificate Programs

Learn more about the Certified Resistance Training Professional (RTP) Program

 

WORKSHOP SPONSORS:

 

 
 
Onsite Workshops
» Overview
» Upcoming Workshops
» Host a Workshop
» Become an Instructor
» Video Gallery
» Registration

     © 2007-2014 National Posture Institute. All Rights Reserved.