eBook: The Essential Guide to Fitness for the Fitness Instructor with Student Resource Access, 3e

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3rd editioneBook: The Essential Guide to Fitness for the Fitness Instructor with Student Resource Access, 3e

12 months access

2016c
ISBN : 9780170356251
Edition 3 : 512 Pages
AU / NZ
Published : 2015 by Cengage Learning Australia
Author/s : Rosemary Marchese

Overview

Tone your students’ understanding of the fitness industry This Australian text has been designed to assist students undertaking the SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness qualification, studying to become fitness instructors. The text contains all the core units and elective units to support a range of fitness specialisations. The Essential Guide to Fitness provides students with the knowledge, skills and hands on practice required to work as fitness professionals. Students gain an understanding of basic anatomy and nutrition and of varying types of fitness and exercise programs. This textbook is the first step towards building a career in fitness. There’s so much to learn and some of it can be tricky. In this 3rd edition, you will find: • New and revised content ensuring students are receiving the latest evidence-based information to support the updated fitness standards • Deeper explanations of key topics and trends • An abundance of new real life examples, cases and stories • Powerful full colour images, charts and tables • Additional online learning content


About the Authors

Rosemary Marchese

Rosemary is a qualified practicing physiotherapist (University of Sydney) and is currently working with SSA (Industry Skills Council for Fitness) as the Rightway fitness industry advisor. Her qualifications include a Diploma of Media Studies (Health & Fitness Writing) and qualifications in Editing and Proofreading. She is a freelance writer contributing to industry journals in the UK and Australia. Her previous roles include working as an assessor and SME for Open Colleges and developing their Certificate III in Fitness (2012-2013) as well preparing online learning tools for Certificate IV in Fitness competency units for TAFE NSW (2012). Rosemary is the author of The Specialized Exercise Trainer © 2013, a PAVE title addressing the requirements of the Diploma in Fitness. This book & website was the winner of the Best TAFE and Vocational Education and Learning Resource award from the APA in 2013.


 
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3rd editioneBook: The Essential Guide to Fitness for the Fitness Instructor with Student Resource Access, 3e

12 months access

2016c
ISBN : 978-0-17-037933-5
Edition 3 : 512 Pages
AU / NZ
Published : 2015 by Cengage Learning Australia
Author/s : Rosemary Marchese

Overview

Tone your students’ understanding of the fitness industry This Australian text has been designed to assist students undertaking the SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness qualification, studying to become fitness instructors. The text contains all the core units and elective units to support a range of fitness specialisations. The Essential Guide to Fitness provides students with the knowledge, skills and hands on practice required to work as fitness professionals. Students gain an understanding of basic anatomy and nutrition and of varying types of fitness and exercise programs. This textbook is the first step towards building a career in fitness. There’s so much to learn and some of it can be tricky. In this 3rd edition, you will find: • New and revised content ensuring students are receiving the latest evidence-based information to support the updated fitness standards • Deeper explanations of key topics and trends • An abundance of new real life examples, cases and stories • Powerful full colour images, charts and tables • Additional online learning content


About the Authors

Rosemary Marchese

Rosemary is a qualified practicing physiotherapist (University of Sydney) and is currently working with SSA (Industry Skills Council for Fitness) as the Rightway fitness industry advisor. Her qualifications include a Diploma of Media Studies (Health & Fitness Writing) and qualifications in Editing and Proofreading. She is a freelance writer contributing to industry journals in the UK and Australia. Her previous roles include working as an assessor and SME for Open Colleges and developing their Certificate III in Fitness (2012-2013) as well preparing online learning tools for Certificate IV in Fitness competency units for TAFE NSW (2012). Rosemary is the author of The Specialized Exercise Trainer © 2013, a PAVE title addressing the requirements of the Diploma in Fitness. This book & website was the winner of the Best TAFE and Vocational Education and Learning Resource award from the APA in 2013.


Features

  • Workout exercises help consolidate learning
  • Key terms are highlighted throughout and referenced in a glossary at the back of the book for ease of reference
  • End of chapter review questions helps to revise topics being learned

New to Edition

  • Detailed mapping of content to units of competency, elements and performance criteria from the current SIS Sport, Fitness and Recreation Training Package. Speak with your Learning Consultant for purchasing options.
  • New activities and visuals aid with understanding key topics and changes in the industry
  • New content reflecting current industry standards and scope of practice
  • New content covering Children and Movement
  • New content covering risk management, health eating, health assessment, Fitness Australia screening tool and older adults
  • New Workout exercises linked to performance and knowledge
  • Greater visuals in relation to teaching anatomy and physiology
  • Robust Instructor package now including solutions manual, workout templates, customisable PowerPoints, artwork and more to make teaching easier
  • New CourseMate Express website for the student, including quizzes, additional exercises, learning objectives and so much more to reinforce learning
  • A list of objectives at the beginning of each chapter sets out the main concepts and skills to be covered
  • Case study activities to provide practical application of skills
  • Tip Boxes showcases key information a trainer should know
  • Numerous illustrations and photographs to clearly demonstrate concepts, anatomical terms, equipment and positions that every fitness trainer needs to know

Instructor Resources

The Essential Guide to Fitness for the Fitness Instructor Instructor’s Manual

ISBN: 9780170360340

Answers to intext cases and problems

The Essential Guide to Fitness for the Fitness Instructor Test Bank (Cognero)

ISBN: 9780170360364

Create homework assignments and quizzes

The Essential Guide to Fitness for the Fitness Instructor PowerPoint Slides

ISBN: 9780170360371

Chapter-by-chapter PowerPoint presentations cover the main concepts addressed within the text and can be edited to suit your own requirements. Use these slides to enhance your lecture presentations and to reinforce the key principles of your subject, or for student handouts

The Essential Guide to Fitness for the Fitness Instructor Artwork from the Text

ISBN: 9780170360388

Artwork files includes digital files of graphs, tables, pictures and flow charts from the text that can be used in a variety of media. Add them into your course management system, use them in student handouts, or include them in your lecture presentations.

The Essential Guide to Fitness for the Fitness Instructor Instant Access Code for 12 Months

ISBN: 9780170360395


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