This is an eight hour Nordic Pole Walking Instructors Certification course and is divided into 2 parts with 4 hours completed with the Instructor outdoors and 4+ hours completed by the student off site. A diploma and 4 CEC CanFitPro credits are available upon successful competition.
Part 1: Nordic Pole Walking (NPW) training with Instructor. These 4 hours of practical training enables instructors to demonstrate and teach the NPW Technique. Main topics:
Part 2: Student completes the following: Student studies Nordic Pole Walking (NPW) background, clinical studies, benefits, and overview of the technique. Then practices Nordic, Pole Walking, teaches the NPW technique and writes the test.
Prior to the practical outdoor Part 1 Instructor’s training, the student will view the “How to Nordic Walk” videos and the Nordic Walking powerpoint presentations and handouts.
This provides education on scientific studies, bio-mechanics, didactic and methodology for group training, programs for corporate wellness, health clubs and fitness centers. The education also includes knowledge on how to train patients with different health disorders such as diabetes, metabolic syndrome, neck, shoulder & back pain, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, arthritis and more.
After the practical outdoor Part 1 Instructor’s training the student completes the following activities within a 2 week period to gain experience and improve skills to feel comfortable teaching Nordic Walking. Once completed the student writes the NPW test and all successful candidates will receive the Nordic Walking Instructor Certification and Diploma.
Bonus activities to improve your NPW skills and help you get started with teaching Nordic Walking opportunities or business
Who may attend the Instructor's Training?
Ideal for Health Care Professionals, Pyhsio Centers, Wellness Centers, Diabetes Groups, Community Group Leaders, Walking and Hiking Group Leaders, Fitness Trainers, Seniors’ Fitness Trainers, Recreation and Wellness Directors, Small Business Owner, Fitness/sport shop Owners, Fundraising activity, or individuals/retirees that want to help others get healthier.
You may also attend for personal interest or to obtain CEC credits.
Main criteria to attend the Nordixx Nordic Walking Instructor Course.
Benefits of completing the course:
Nordic Pole Walking Instructor Course Fee:
One resource. Course regular price $195 + HST per person.
Special Tuesday May 9 2017 only
2 resources from your facility may attend the training for the price of one for $195 + HST
Complete Nordic Pole Certification Package for 2
2 for 1 Course + 2 pair Traveler Poles + 2 extra pair rubber feet + 2 Fanny Packs + Dr. Klaus Ultimate Nordic Pole Walking Book = $390 + HST
1 pair of Nordixx Traveler Poles (includes carrying case & rubber feet). $79.95 + HST
speciall: 2 pair of Nordixx Traveler Poles (includes carrying case & rubber feet). $135.00 + HST
The Ultimate Nordic Walking Book by Dr. Klaus Schwanbeck $29.95+HST
Ask about our Getting Started Nordic Walking Packages for your facility when one or more trainers complete the Nordixx Certified Instructor Certification
Special Offeredr by: Irene Richardson, Certified Nordic Walking Master Instructor
Irene@npwalking.com www.npwalking.com 613.850-8502 cell
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NORDIC POLE WALKING INSTRUCTOR’S Certification COURSE
Contact me to ask about the 2018 Certification Course dates.
This is an 8 hour Certification course,
4 CEC CanFitPro credits available upon successful competition.
Regular: Instructor Course : $195 + tax.
2 for 1 Special May 9, 2017
Certify 2 resources at your facility for the price of 1 person.
2 for $195.
Register here for the Nordic Walking Instructor's Certification Course.
Be a Nordic Walking Instructor and start a Nordic Walking Group in your area. This is an excellent way to give back to your community. You are outdoors, staying healthy and having fun helping others. Everyone wins!