This course experience focuses on corrective exercise strategies and program solutions, based on assessments such as the over head squat and single leg squat, as well as push and pull assessments, but also incorporates the soft skills of client communication, and effective solution selling of what the assessment can provide as it relates to program design.
This course is in partnership with NASM. Upon successful completion, students will take the NASM-CES certification exam and receive the certification from NASM as a continuation of this relationship.
Corrective Exercise Specialist FAQ
The depth of learning is greater than that of learning directly online to receive the CES certification. Life Time Academy’s commitment is to assist our students to apply skills in the workplace with the areas of emphasis that we know are valuable to your career success.
Online Course. 4-6 hrs/week.
There are weekly scheduled readings, online lectures, videos, activities, assignments and/or quizzes. On average, our students have about 6-8 hours of weekly study.
Each week, the Online Instructor hosts an interactive webinar that provides a deep-dive into the week's online curriculum and preps students for upcoming Live Labs. Each webinar is recorded so you can go back and review the material covered at any time.
Life Time Academy Certificate of Completion
NASM - Corrective Exercise Specialist
With a fitness certification, you can work in a variety of settings depending on your area of focus and your personal schedule and abilities. For example, our graduates have found careers anywhere from large national gyms to smaller boutique studios, self-employment, and beyond.
No. Life Time Academy does not guarantee job placement as employment is always at the full discretion of the employer. However, we do offer Placement Assistance:
- Partnership with Life Time. We guarantee each of our graduates will receive an interview with Life Time, if Life Time is a desired potential employer. *Graduates do need to apply for a position before being offered the interview.
- Additional Placement Services. We strive to help you find a job you love. We are always connecting with potential employers and send updated info on job postings as we learn about them. If you are curious about the jobs in your area, give us a call; we’re happy to help you on your search!