Nordic Pole Walking Instructor Course

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Nordic Pole Walking course

Nordic Pole Walking
Instructor Certification Course

Instructor:
Jennifer Howey
International Master Instructor
Sponsored by Nordixx Canada

Nordic Pole Walking is the Smarter way to walk. Nordic Pole Walking is opening new treatment opportunities in Cardiorespiratory, Orthopaedic, and Neuro-rehabilitation. It is one of the most effective rehab tools you will encounter! Learn how to incorporate Nordic Pole Walking to improve your client’s fitness and rehabilitation. Nordic Poles and related walking programs are now accepted on most automobile insurance treatment plans.

As a therapist, exercise professional or researcher, you must understand how to use these poles correctly and effectively. Make it a business of helping others! This comprehensive course will enable instructors to teach the true NPW technique.   

All types of poling will be discussed, along with a background on scientific studies and methods for training patients with different health disorders including: diabetes, CV disease, MS and Parkinson’s,  diabetes, high blood pressure, arthritis, back pain and neurological deficits. 

The course consists of extensive background Information Modules with scientific studies, biomechanics and methods for group training sent to you prior to a half day hands-on on-site instruction session. The half day on-site instruction will teach the Nordic Pole Walking technique, review the different poles and rehabilitative modifications. The focus will be to ensure you are confident in teaching Nordic Pole Walking and using poles with your clients.

Certified Instructors will receive on-going discounted pole purchasing.

Recommended for:  

Physiotherapists, Kinesiologists, PTAs and exercise enthusiasts. 

4.0 CEC qualification for Can-Fit-Pro

2021 Course Date:

Thursday, May 6  7:00 – 9:00  pm
Part 1: Theory – done Virtually through Zoom Meetings

Saturday,  May 8  9:00 – 11:00  am
Part 2: On-site training at InsideOut clinic
Toronto, Ontario

COST:
$ 170.00 + HST  for course
Nordixx Poles at Instructor pricing

LOCATION:
InsideOut Physiotherapy & Wellness Group
1240 Bay Street,  Suite 502
Toronto, Ontario
M5R 2A7
Tel: 416-925-0050

INCLUDES:

  • Background material
  • Instructional content
  • Certificate
  • On-going discounted Instructor pole pricing
  • Qualifies for 4 CECs with Can-Fit-Pro

Instructions for Registration Form:

  • Save blank PDF form onto your computer first.  You need a PDF Reader software (Adobe)
  • Open blank form on your computer and fill in info.  This is a fillable PDF form.
  • Save As  PDF completed form onto computer
  • Send completed form as attachment by email to InsideOut
  • NOTE:  you cannot do this using a Smart Phone