Performance Enhancement for the Sports PT is a comprehensive one day seminar that will benefit both the student and early career physical
therapist as well as the experienced professional. It is sponsored by the Sports Physical Therapy Section, APTA.
Presented by two physical therapists with extensive experience in strength and conditioning and performance enhancement, this course will take the attendee from the princlples of strength and conditioning, screening and testing, to detailed demonstrations of proven techniques for enhancing
athletic performance. Instructors will also emphasize prescriptions for
athlete return to play.
The seminar includes digital handouts, break refreshments and lunch. The cost is $195 for SPTS members, $225 for non-SPTS members, and $105 for students. Seminar provides 7.5 BOC CEUs.
Register now at this link.
Space is limited for this dynamic course!
National Institute of Fitness and Sport
The National Institute for Fitness and Sport is dedicated to enhancing human health, physical fitness and athletic performance through research, education and service for people of all ages and abilities. The NIFS mission is carried out through a variety of departments, including Athletic Performance, Corporate Fitness Management, Educational Services, Fitness Center and Youth Development. Go to https://www.nifs.org for information.
7:30 am - 8:00 am
8:00 am - 9:20am
Session I: NIFS Auditorium
Principles of Strength and Conditioning
9:20 am - 10:10 am
Begin at the Beginning: Screening and Testing
10:30 am - Noon
Practical Programming for Strength and Power
12:45 pm - 1:30 pm
Session II: NIFS Fitness Center
UE Exercise Prescription
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
LE Exercise Prescription
2:15 pm - 2:30 pm
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Dynamic Flexibility/Warm Up
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Practical LE/UE Plyometric Progressions
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Connecting the Extremities “Core” Training
4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Progressions/Regressions & Making it All Work
4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Q and A, Wrap Up
Courtyard by Marriott
Fairfield Inn and Suites (317) 636-7678
Parking is available at Lot 89 across from NIFS. A voucher for reduced price parking may be purchased at registration.
NIFS map available at https://www.nifs.org for information