Do your clients have diabetes or prediabetes? Its likely as 1 in 3 Canadians do, and numbers are rising globally as well.
In this informative webinar, Dr Sheri Colberg, Author and Educator, will cover topics related to training clients who are physically active with diabetes or prediabetes, including:
• What factors impact exercise blood glucose, including timing,
• The impact of training types including HIIT, mixed activities and aerobic activities,
• How to recognize if your client has low blood glucose and what to do,
• How to progress clients to prevent injury,
• And more…….
Attendees will be provided a link to an optional short online quiz; NSFA members who successfully pass the quiz (80% or better) can submit their results for a free CEC.
It is recommended that all Certified Personal Trainers, Group Instructors, and interested Health Professionals should minimally have this basic information to train and work with these clients. A Q&A session will take place after the presentation.
Can't make the live event? A replay will be available for registrants.
MedeXN is very pleased to host this online webinar with world renowned author and educator Dr. Sheri Colberg PhD, FACSM. Dr. Colberg is an Author, Exercise Physiologist, Lecturer, and Professor Emerita of Exercise Science, and a type 1 diabetic. In 2016, she was honored with the American Diabetes Association Outstanding Educator in Diabetes Award. Some of her published works include, “The Athletes Guide to Diabetes”, “Diabetes and Keeping Fit for Dummies”, “The Diabetic Breakthrough” and “The Diabetic Athletes Handbook”.
MedeXN fitness INSTITUTE (MFI) provides Advanced Qualifications and Courses for Health and Fitness Professionals who wish to attain a higher level of knowledge, skill, and expertise in the field of Medical Fitness Exercise and want to become Specialists.
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