2021 Summit - Training the Adult with Obesity
2021 Summit - Training the Adult with Obesity

ACSM's 2021 International Health & Fitness Summit CEC Course: Training the Adult with Obesity / 3 ACSM CECs

By: Alexis Batrakoulis

Working with clients impacted by obesity is not only a challenging task, but also a demanding lifetime mission for fitness professionals around the globe. In this interactive workshop, a bridge between scientific knowledge and skill application will be presented with a focus on hands-on coaching skills for clients with obesity. Learn how to apply ‘’people-first language for obesity” when training individuals with unhealthy weight aiming to empower them to live the dream of a positive and engaging exercise experience. Simple assessments, smart warm-up drills, fitness games, partner exercises, progressions and modifications for all primal movements, coaching and cueing techniques will be demonstrated.


This course includes an online webinar from ACSM’s Virtual International Health & Fitness Summit and a corresponding online quiz.

All course content will be presented to you electronically upon completion of your purchase. This includes all webinars, quizzes, and certificates (certificates awarded upon successful completion of the quizzes).

No substitutions will be allowed for this CEC course.

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