Wednesday, August 21

SCW AQUATIC EXERCISE CERTIFICATION Jeff Howard
9:00am-6:00pm
$159 MANIA® Attendees / $199 Non-Attendees
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Drawing on over 100 years of combined expertise in the aquatic fitness industry, this Nationally Recognized Certification serves as an important first step into the field of teaching water exercise. This comprehensive course addresses practical skill mastery while reinforcing the benefits of aquatic exercise in the unique environment of water. The principles of aquatic training as they apply to general anatomy, kinesiology, water depth, movement plans, practical cueing skills, musical usage, and special population adaptations are thoroughly addressed. The need for professionalism, leadership skills, and legal considerations are reinforced. Practical on-site coaching of teaching skills is included.

Price includes training manual and testing fee ($59 value). Manuals will be emailed from SCW Fitness Education. SCW (8.0), AFAA (8.0), NASM (0.8), AEA (9.0), ACSM (8.0), NFPT (1.6).

Online certification option available here

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Thursday, August 22

SCW GROUP EXERCISE CERTIFICATION Jeff Howard
8:00am-5:00pm
$159 MANIA® Attendees / $199 Non-Attendees
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Learn class sequencing, warm-up progressions, musical phrasing, proper cueing techniques, choreography development, and all the practical skills required to teach your best class, every class. Leave this Nationally Recognized Certification with confidence in your ability to lead and demonstrate proper group teaching skills. Understand cardiovascular training, muscular endurance, and flexibility training techniques with one of our industry’s finest. The balance of theoretical and practical training make this cutting-edge Group Exercise Certification perfect to prepare you for the newest variety of fitness programming – Hi/low impact, muscle sculpting, HIIT programming, and more.

Price includes training manual and testing fee ($59 value). Manuals will be emailed from SCW Fitness Education. SCW (8.0), AFAA (8.0), NASM (0.8), AEA (4.5), ACSM (8.0), NFPT (1.6).

Online certification option available here

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SCW PERSONAL TRAINING CERTIFICATION Irene Lewis-McCormick, MS, CSCS
8:00am-5:00pm
$159 MANIA® Attendees / $199 Non-Attendees
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This Nationally Recognized Personal Training Certification is led by only the top Presenter/Trainers in the country. Combining lecture and activity, this workshop addresses academic foundations, training principles, and hands-on program design to provide students with the skill sets and critical knowledge required to guide individuals to achieve their health-fitness and performance goals. The essentials of exercise physiology and kinesiology, health-risk assessment, physical evaluations, programming alternatives for cardio, strength and flexibility advancement, and an introduction to facilitating behavior change along with basic business and marketing skills are all addressed in this day-long course.

Price includes training manual and testing fee ($59 value). Manuals will be emailed from SCW Fitness Education. CPR card not required. SCW (8.0), AEA (4.0), ACSM (8.0), NFPT (1.6).

Online certification option available here

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SCW PILATES MATWORK CERTIFICATION Abbie Appel
8:00am-5:00pm
$159 MANIA® Attendees / $199 Non-Attendees
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Get introduced to a progressive series of exercises and modifications based on the methods of Joseph Pilates in this Nationally Recognized Certification. The principles of core stabilization, Pilates mat work, and physical therapy techniques create the foundation for this intensive combination of theoretical and practical training. Proper execution of form, technique, and programming are explored as they apply to training all ages and abilities, including those individuals rehabilitating from injury.

Price includes training manual and testing fee ($59 value). Manuals will be emailed from SCW Fitness Education. CPR card not required. SCW (8.0), AFAA (8.0), ACE (0.8), NASM (0.8), AEA (4.5), ACSM (8.0), NFPT (1.6).

Online certification option available here

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SCW YOGA I CERTIFICATION Manuel Velazquez
8:00am-5:00pm
$159 MANIA® Attendees / $199 Non-Attendees
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Ready to get certified by the #1 Yoga Certification in the U.S.? Participants will learn the most comprehensive theoretical and practical approach to hands-on yoga instruction. Experience different Hatha yoga postures suitable for varying clientele – young, old, competitor, injured, or recovering athlete to advanced or deconditioned participant. Research, postures, program design and cueing techniques are addressed in a passionate and systematic approach. Participants leave qualified to lead a successful yoga class or yoga-inspired cool down regardless of their previous teaching experience.

Price includes training manual and testing fee ($59 value) Manuals will be emailed from SCW Fitness Education. CPR card not required. SCW (8.0), AFAA (7.0), ACE (0.8), NASM (0.7), AEA (4.0), ACSM (8.0), NFPT (1.6).

Online certification option available here

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SCW YOGA II CERTIFICATION Manuel Velazquez
5:30pm-9:30pm
$99 MANIA® Attendees / $129 Non-Attendees
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Take a deeper look into the fundamentals of Yoga instruction from an authentic, fitness-appropriate perspective. This condensed course serves as the next level of the Hatha Yoga postures discussed in Yoga Fundamentals I addressing the eight limbs of yoga, detailed pranayama study, partner yoga, inversions, chanting and chakras. SCW Yoga Fundamentals I is recommended but not required.

Price includes training manual and testing fee ($59 value) Manuals will be emailed from SCW Fitness Education. CPR card not required. SCW (4.0), AFAA (4.0), NASM (0.4), ACE (0.4), AEA (2.0), ACSM (4.0), NFPT (0.6).

Online certification option available here

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SCW AQUA BARRE CERTIFICATION Billie Wartenberg
9:00am-4:00pm
$159 MANIA® Attendees / $199 Non-Attendees
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Dive into the hottest up-and-coming trend! Bring the extremely popular Barre format to the pool with this brand-new certification,which uses a noodle as a ballet barre for stability. Learn how ballet-inspired movements and gentle resistance can strengthen arms, legs, and especially core. Experience isometric movements that will tone every muscle in the body. Explore long lever movements to lengthen, strengthen, and improve your range of motion. Leave with innovative programming that will allow you to creatively plan multiple Aqua Barre workouts appropriate for all levels of fitness. Discover the aqua excitement a Barre-A-Cuda Class can bring and be among the first to offer this fun and inspiring water workout!

Price includes training manual and testing fee ($59 value). Manuals will be emailed from SCW Fitness Education. No club or instructor licensing fees. SCW (6.0), AFAA (6.0), ACE (0.7), NASM (0.6), AEA (6.0), ACSM (6.0), NFPT (1.2).

Online certification option available here

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SCW ACTIVE AGING CERTIFICATION Ann Gilbert
9:00am-5:00pm
$159 MANIA® Attendees / $199 Non-Attendees
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Many individuals are living longer and better than ever. Cutting-edge research reveals the secrets involving aging and how we can proactively become involved with our chronologically enriched friends. We know that we can train and slow the aging process by focusing on mental health, cardiovascular conditioning, strength training, flexibility and fall prevention and balance. We will discuss why we don’t just “teach seniors” any longer. Group fitness instructors, personal trainers and those in charge of active aging programming will enjoy this exciting day that combines research and practical approaches for training the brains and bodies of our 50+ participants.

Price includes training manual and testing fee ($59 value). Manuals will be emailed from SCW Fitness Education. CPR card not required. SCW (8.0), ACSM (8.0), ACE (0.7), AEA (4.0), AFAA (7.0), NASM (0.7), NFPT (1.6).

Online certification option available here

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SCW ACTIVE AGING NUTRITION CERTIFICATION Tricia Silverman RD, LDN, MBA
5:30pm-9:30pm
$99 MANIA® Attendees / $129 Non-Attendees
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Tricia shares with you research-based, current  insights on the distinct nutritional needs of your classes and clients over 50.  Learn practical tips for preserving or increasing lean body mass, enhancing mental cognition, losing excess body fat, getting needed vitamins and minerals, and more. Discover studied nutritional strategies from regions across the globe known for longevity. Make yourself more marketable to this population by sharpening your nutrition knowledge on aging.

Price includes training manual and testing fee ($59 value). Manuals will be emailed from SCW Fitness Education. SCW (4.0), AFAA (4.0), ACE (0.4), NASM (0.4), AEA (4.0), ACSM (4.0), NFPT (0.8).

Online certification option available here

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SCW WOMEN’S LEADERSHIP SUMMIT Sara Kooperman, JD, Debra Atkinson, MS, CSCS, Nathalie Lacombe, MS, Ann Gilbert, Lindsay Vastola, NSCA-CPT & Jessica Maurer
8:30am-5:00pm
$99 for MANIA® & Club Industry Business Summit attendees, $129 non-attendees
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Fuel your fire and advance your career in this innovative and inspiring full-day leadership and business summit. Join both experienced and novice owners, directors, managers, trainers and teachers alike as we discover attainable goals to create a financially secure future while fulfilling your destiny. Expand your horizons and your mind by exploring social media, facility service and sales, program selection, management solutions, technology options, and more. Join your fellow female fitness leaders from independent health clubs, boutique studios, and local YMCAs to network and enjoy valuable leadership presentations and active discussions along with a healthy sit-down lunch. For more information, visit scwfit.com/dallas/womens-summit

To apply for a scholarship to this one-of-a-kind event, please visit: www.scwfit.com/scudder

SCW (7.0), AFAA (7.0), NASM (0.7), AEA (7.0), ACSM (7.0), ACE (0.7), NFPT (1.4)

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SCW MEDITATION CERTIFICATION Yury Rockit
5:30pm-9:30pm
$99 MANIA® Attendees / $129 Non-Attendees
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Learn the background to traditional tenets of Eastern meditation, from principles to prana to practices. Fuse theory and practical meditation techniques to gain a deeper sense of self and consciousness. Learn mindful skills that gradually progress with the potential to develop into a lifelong practice for yourself and others. Movement enhances our physical body; meditation improves our mental and emotional states. This vibrant program is suitable for any fitness professional with no experience required. Acquire new skills to be able to start your own meditation class or simply implement aspects of meditation into your current recovery programs. Strengthen your emotional balance, stimulate clearer thinking, and enhance your personal and professional creativity with this elevated course that encourages deeper sleep, reduced anxiety and increased self-confidence.

SCW (4.0), ACE (0.4), AFAA (4.0), NASM (0.4), NFPT (0.8).

Online certification option available here

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SCHWINN® CYCLING: INSTRUCTOR CERTIFICATION Doris Thews & Eric Thomson
7:00am-5:00pm
$199 MANIA® Attendees / $229 Non-Attendees
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Get certified in the industry’s most respected and progressive indoor cycling instructor training course. In one power-packed day, you’ll get the tools you need to become a successful, sought-after instructor on any brand of bike. This critically acclaimed certification is based on the newly updated Schwinn Cycling Coach’s Pyramid, a specialized system that makes teaching simple for you and an incredible experience for your students. You will learn bike fit, cycling science, class design, music, communication skills, and motivation techniques.

Take home exclusives include a comprehensive manual and Certificate of Completion, eight complete class designs and Power Music® Schwinn Cycling Signature Music. SCW (8.0), ACE (0.9), AFAA (8.0), NASM (0.8), ACSM (9.0).

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STAIRMASTER® : HIIT JUST GOT REAL – HIIT CERTIFICATION  Tahneetra Crosby
8:00am – 12:00pm
$99 MANIA® Attendees / $129 Non-Attendees
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The benefits of cardio and high intensity training are as diverse as they are conclusive, and span the entire continuum of health, fitness and performance. HIIT Just Got Real by StairMaster offers an easy to follow system, comprised of interval training protocols that can be mixed and matched on a variety of equipment. Simple execution and scientifically sound programming provide maximum impact on your small group training program for ultimate member engagement. HIIT MIX can be scaled up or down to suit the participant, space and available equipment options.
SCW (4.0), ACE (4.0), AFAA (4.0), NASM (0.4), ACSM (4.0).

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MASHUP® CERTIFICATION Barbie Brown & Jamie Zacharias,RN, MSN, NP-C
8:00am-5:00pm
$199 MANIA® Attendees/Non- Attendees
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MASHUP® is the first established Variable-intensity Interval Training (VIIT) group fitness program in the industry offering Mind/Body, Agility & Strength, and High-intensity Intervals specifically designed for three fitness levels in every workout. You will review the program’s research-based VIIT formulas, group fitness fundamentals, safety cueing, music coaching commands, and how to integrate the holistic coaching component within each workout. This certification will enable you to implement MASHUP® in any facility.

Certification includes a reference manual with sample exercises and workouts, visual whiteboards, custom playlists, health and fitness education resources and Connect eligibility. A basic group fitness/personal training certification or related degree is required.

SCW (7.0), ACE (0.7) AFAA (11.0) NASM (1.1).


ONE DAY TO WELLNESS Bruce & Mindy Mylrea
8:00am-5:00pm
$199 for MANIA® Attendees / $229 Non-Attendees
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What if one day could change you career and your life? One Day to Wellness is a comprehensive wellness course encompassing all the latest and greatest in behavioral-change research, eating strategies for sustained success, and mindful and productive goal-setting. This course is for fitness, nutrition, and wellness coaches who want to assist their clients with all the latest coaching and motivational tools, as well as anyone who needs that infusion of life-transforming energy. As a One Day to Wellness coach, you’ll have all the resources you need to offer worksheets, assessments, applications, and one-hour lectures to include in your toolbox for recruitment and retention.

Seminar day deliverables: Manual, tote bag, food samples, special gift, customized action plan, CD/DVD/downloads. SCW (9.0), AFAA (9.0), ACE (0.9), NASM (0.9), ACSM (9.0).


ZUMBA® BASIC SKILLS LEVEL 1 INSTRUCTOR TRAINING Abraham Hernandez
8:00am-5:00pm
$225 Registration Fee (Use PROMO CODE: SCW25 to receive a $25 discount)
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This training is the first step to becoming a Zumba® Instructor, and it teaches you the foundation and formula to teach Zumba® classes! You will learn the steps to the four basic Zumba® rhythms (merengue, salsa, cumbia, and Reggaeton), and then you will learn how to put these steps together into a song!

To learn more about Zumba® click here.

Pre-con fee includes: The Zumba® Electronic Instructor’s Manual, Online Videos to Review Basic Steps and Zumba® Certificate of Completion. SCW (8.0), AFAA (5.5), ACE (0.7), ACSM (8.0).


HIGH FITNESS INSTRUCTOR TRAINING Metta Semrad & Joni Hayes
8:30am-5:00pm
$199 MANIA® Attendees / $229 Non-Attendees
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Aerobics is Back, Bigger, Better HIGHer! HIGH Fitness is a hardcore, fun group fitness class that has taken Aerobics and brought it to the next level with modern fitness techniques. Our full-day Instructor Training will provide you with everything you need to know to teach a HIGH Fitness class. This hands-on training will provide you with the skills, knowledge, tips and tricks to support you in becoming a successful HIGH Fitness Instructor.

SCW (7.5), AFAA (8.0), NASM (0.8), CanFitPro (4.0), AFLCA (6.5), ACSM (7.5).



BARRE ABOVE® – POWERED BY SAVVIER FITNESS® Lauren George
9:00am-5:00pm
$229.99 Attendees / $249.99 Non Attendees
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Whether you currently teach barre, or are motivated to add this popular format to your repertoire, look no further than Barre Above®, one of the fastest growing barre programs in the country. Discover the essentials of barre and see how this dynamic and progressive method of training enhances strength, flexibility and balance. Watch your toolbox expand as you study and practice the progressions and regressions necessary to teach a fun, effective and efficient barre workout that is perfect for all fitness levels. Walk away with tips on how to implement, launch and run a successful and in-demand barre program that requires little to no equipment.

Certification includes: (2) Digital Barre workout videos, Print and electronic instructor manual, Online Education modules worth 4.0 AFAA & 0.4 ACE CECs, Instructor web membership, Equipment and apparel discounts, No licensing fees, Options for ongoing choreography, Certificate of Completion. SCW (8.0), AFAA (8.0), ACE (0.8), NASM (0.8), ACSM (8.0)

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Sunday, August 25

SCW BARRE CERTIFICATION Abbie Appel
8:00am-4:00pm
$159 MANIA® Attendees / $199 Non-Attendees
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This one-day Nationally Recognized Certification does not require a dance background and enables each participant to teach Barre to his or her clients and implement programing in any type of facility using a fixed ballet barre. Barre training combines the core conditioning of Pilates with the flexibility of Yoga while increasing stability by using isometric exercises. Leave with an easy-to-follow, flexible, choreographed routine for a 60-minute Barre class that includes a plethora of variations enabling you to discover creative ways to structure your own Barre workouts for months to come. Equipment options include light dumbbells, flat resistance bands, and mini-balls.

Price includes training manual and testing fee ($59 value). Manuals will be emailed from SCW Fitness Education. No club or instructor licensing fees. Video and music support available. SCW (7.0), AFAA (7.0), ACE (0.6), AEA (4.0), NASM (0.7), ACSM (7.0), NFPT (1.4).

Online certification option available here

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SCW BOXING CERTIFICATION Steve Feinberg
8:00am-4:00pm
$159 MANIA® Attendees / $199 Non-Attendees
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Prepare to shock your students and their bodies with this outstanding boxing certification. Whether you are looking to start or grow your own boxing program or bring it to your studio or club, we will provide you the tools you need.Learn to implement the basics of boxing, address the science behind the sport, and leave with the knowledge and confidence to empower others – from novices to well-trained fighters. This certification explores three learning styles, auditory, visual and tactile and provides you with several authentic workouts that are taught at a traditional boxing gym or independent studio.

Price includes training manual and testing fee. Manuals will be emailed from SCW Fitness Education. SCW (7.0), AFAA (7.0), NASM (0.7), AEA (4.0), ACSM (7.0), NFPT (1.4).

Online certification option available here

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WATERinMOTION® AQUA EXERCISE CERTIFICATION Manuel Velazquez
8:00am-4:00pm
Additional $159 MANIA® Attendees and/or Instructor at a WATERinMOTION® licensed facility / $199 Non-Attendees
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This WATERinMOTION® Certification is the perfect program for aqua instructors to take their classes to the next level. This comprehensive training includes an effective five-part preparatory online course addressing the principles of water exercise, the WATERinMOTION® RIPPLE teaching method, verbal and visual cueing techniques, deck teaching skills and active aging principles. The live full-day practical training utilizes choreography routines to enhance your class sequencing, musical phrasing, teaching skills and choreography development. Free-style instructors benefit from WATERinMOTION® through class structure design, routine creation, and leadership development. Leave certified in both the WATERinMOTION® Original program and the WATERinMOTION® Platinum (older adult) program and with the skills to teach your best class, every class!

Certification includes a FREE online 5-part course, downloadable choreography video, one-hour music CD, educational materials, choreography booklet, flash cards, memorization notes, and optional Video Assessment ($300 value). SCW (7.0), AFAA (7.0), ACE (0.9), NASM (0.7), AEA (8.0), ACSM (7.0), NFPT (1.4).

Online certification option available here


SCW FOAM ROLLING CERTIFICATION Irene Lewis-McCormick, MS, CSCS
9:00am-4:00pm
$159 MANIA® Attendees / $199 Non-Attendees
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Self-myofascial release, also known as foam rolling, has transformed from a once elite recovery technique into a daily fitness practice appropriate for all levels. Recent research, technology and affordable products have made this part of today’s fitness culture. Self-massage is effective when applying pressure to specific points on the body and can be used to decrease tightness, increase mobility and improve joint stability. Correct Foam Rolling leads to faster and more complete recovery. This intensive training will offer guidelines for Fitness Professionals on how to use foam rollers with coaching options. We’ll examine the science of muscle, rolling and relaxation techniques and spinal alignment for enhanced posture.

Price includes training manual and testing fee ($59 value). Manuals will be emailed from SCW Fitness Education. SCW (6.0), AFAA (6.0), ACE (0.7), NASM (0.6), AEA (6.0),
ACSM (6.0), NFPT (1.2).

Online certification option available here

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SCW NUTRITION, HORMONES & METABOLISM CERTIFICATION Melissa Layne, MEd
9:00am-3:30pm
$159 MANIA® Attendees / $199 Non-Attendees
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This practical program provides participants with cutting-edge information on nutrition, hormones and metabolism. In easy-to-understand terms, learn how each macronutrient operates within energy pathways and how digestive and reproductive hormones affect metabolism. The body’s adaptations to an incomplete diet and/or disease and the physiological consequences during various exercise regimes will be addressed during this session. You receive a handout detailing simple nutritional calculations and recommendations that fitness professionals can incorporate into a nutritional counseling session while remaining within the scope of practice. This comprehensive certification also provides information pertaining to Nutritional Health History Forms with prescriptive dietary suggestions that can be used immediately. (LECTURE)

Price includes training manual ($24.95 value). Manuals will be emailed from SCW Fitness Education. SCW (7.0), AFAA (7.0), ACE (0.7), NASM (0.7), AEA (7.0), ACSM (7.0), NFPT (1.4).

Online certification option available here

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STRONG BY ZUMBA® INSTRUCTOR TRAINING Abraham Hernandez
7:30am-4:00pm
$250 Registration Fee (Use PROMO CODE: SCWSBZ25 to receive a $25 discount)
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STRONG by Zumba® combines high intensity interval training (HIIT) with the science of Synced Music Motivation for a group fitness experience like no other. During an intensive 1-day training, you’ll learn the science behind high intensity cardio and bodyweight training, as well as how to combine moves and patterns with perfectly synced music, and all about the program’s unique progression system used to increase intensity. The training will also touch on topics such as physiology, bio-mechanics, movement fundamentals, and injury prevention.

To learn more about STRONG by Zumba® click here.

Price includes Electronic Instructor Training Manual, Training Recap Video – delivered digitally, STRONG by Zumba® My First Class™ – 60 minutes of music and moves delivered digitally, E-learning course with the foundational fitness moves and science behind the program and Certificate of Completion. SCW (8.0), AFAA (8.0), ACE (0.8), ACSM (8.0)


BALLETONE® – POWERED BY SAVVIER FITNESS® Elizabeth Lenart, MA & Lisa Reynolds
8:00am-4:00pm
$229.99 Attendees MANIA® Attendees / $249.99 Non-Attendees
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Ballet is back…and with the popularity of barre, Pilates, and strength conditioning cardio, it’s bigger than ever. Balletone provides dancer’s workout for the non-dancer. Learn how to create a dynamic, total body workout with no equipment by combining Pilates, barre, and flowing ballet movements that not only improve posture, flexibility, cardiovascular fitness, strength, muscular endurance, and balance, but also challenge your students to progress. Balletone choreography is easy to learn and master and is all center-floor, keeping your students constantly moving, motivated, mentally focused, and ready to come back time and time again. Capture your fitness and your inner dancer you never knew you had…and bring out the dancer in you and your students with Balletone.

Certification includes: Print and electronic instructor manual, Balletone® Dancer’s Workout DVD,Instructor web membership, Equipment and apparel discounts, No licensing fees, Options for ongoing choreography and Certificate of Completion. SCW (7.0), AFAA (7.0), ACE (0.7), NASM (0.7)

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COUNTRY FUSION® STAR INSTRUCTOR CERTIFICATION Elizabeth Mooney
8:00am-4:00pm
$199 MANIA(R) Attendees / $259 Non-Attendees
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Country Fusion® Star Instructor Certification Course provides you with the background you will need to become a Country Fusion® Star. In this course, you will learn what Country Fusion™ is and how to dance the Country Fusion® dances.

  • Discover the history of Country Fusion®
  • Learn about the set-up of a Country Fusion® Class; such as the LIIT intervals, wild card songs, and how the class is designed to work your whole body
  • Become familiar with Country Line Dancing Terms and dance steps
  • Dance to classic country songs and learn classic country line dances
  • Gain an understanding of the human anatomy and learn modifications to help students perform their best
  • Learn how to assess a class and make students feel confident and comfortable

SCW (7.0), AFAA (7.0), NASM (0.7), ACSM (7.0).