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Assessments for Sport and Athletic Performance Online CE Exam

Assessments for Sport and Athletic Performance Online CE Exam

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    Online Course

    This product is delivered online:
    • Continuing education exam
    • NOTE: The text Assessments for Sport and Athletic Performance is required for successful completion of this exam but is not included in this version. Purchase this version only if you already own the text or ebook.
    Consisting of 75 multiple-choice questions, this continuing education exam is designed to be taken after reading Assessments for Sport and Athletic Performance. The exam will test your knowledge of the information presented in the book so you can identify appropriate tests for individuals or teams, make use of common low-cost equipment to administer the tests, interpret data, adjust training programs based on the results, and continually monitor training.

    Learning Objectives
    After reading this book and successfully completing the 75-question multiple-choice exam, you will be able to do the following:
    • Identify appropriate testing protocols for individuals or teams.
    • Explain how often to administer tests.
    • Describe how to select and use common low-cost equipment to administer tests.
    • Interpret test data and associated normative data to evaluate test results.
    • Explain how to adjust training programs based on test results.
    • Describe how to monitor a client’s or athlete’s training program.

    Audience

    A continuing education course for strength and conditioning coaches, personal trainers, athletic trainers, and other certified fitness professionals.

    Table of Contents

    Assessments for Sport and Athletic Performance Table of Contents

    Assessment Finder
    Preface
    Acknowledgments

    Part I. Basics of Assessment
    Chapter 1. Assessment 101: Who, Why, and How?
    Chapter 2. Assessment 201: What Equipment?
    Chapter 3. Assessment 301: Which Tests?

    Part II. Assessment Protocols
    Chapter 4. Anthropometrics and Body Composition
    Chapter 5. Flexibility and Balance
    Chapter 6. Agility and Sprinting
    Chapter 7. Power
    Chapter 8. Muscular Strength and Endurance
    Chapter 9. Cardiorespiratory Fitness
    Chapter 10. Monitoring Training

    References
    Index
    About the Author
    Exam and Evaluation
    Exam Answer Sheet
    Exam
    Course Evaluation
    Certificate Information

    About the Author

    David Fukuda, PhD, CSCS,*D, CISSN, is an associate professor and head of the division of kinesiology at the University of Central Florida. He was previously an assistant professor at Creighton University and a research assistant at the University of Oklahoma, where he earned his doctorate in exercise physiology. His research interests include the development of performance-based testing methodologies, the analysis of physiological profiles in athletes, and the assessment of adaptations to exercise training and nutritional interventions for various populations.

    Fukuda is certified as a strength and conditioning specialist with distinction through the National Strength and Conditioning Association and is certified as a sports nutritionist through the International Society of Sports Nutrition. He was awarded the Terry J. Housh Outstanding Young Investigator Award in 2016 by the National Strength and Conditioning Association. Fukuda is a fourth-degree black belt in judo and for the past 20 years has been involved in the sport as a competitor, instructor, coach, and referee.