Truro, NS – Arthritis H2O Instructor Certification


Rath Eastlink Community Pool

Date: Saturday & Sunday, October 5 & 6, 2019
Time: Sat: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm; Sun: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Location: 625 Abenaki Rd, Truro NS B2N 0G6
Master Trainer: Georgena MacIsaac

SKU: CTW005-Truro Category:


All registrations via WaterART Fitness.  Limited to 15 registrations.

With this program you take on onsite training workshop and then you complete the exam process via home study education within 6 months of the onsite training date. This program will examine the most common types of arthritis to better design programs for this clientele. You will learn to modify and progress exercises, and to vary impact and intensity to meet the multi-level needs of group exercise programming. There are more than 100 diseases in the arthritis category and it is widely accepted that most of the symptoms may be greatly benefited through water exercise. This program will review exercise inventory for safe and effective exercise design based on an understanding of functional range of motion and joint action. The balance program will target cardiovascular training, functional fitness, muscular endurance and strength, balance and flexibility training. WaterART working positions will be introduced to provide multi level programming to help each participant train at an appropriate intensity level for self paced exercise – appropriate for types of arthritis. This program will also introduce the use of flotation and resistive devices such as noodles and paddles for improved performance. Water Walking and Tai Chi movements will be incorporated to train mobility, gait and balance.

SKU: CTW005-Truro-191005

Earlybird Registration Date: November 15, 2019

Course Registration Fee Includes:

  • 8 hours of onsite training guided with a Master Trainer
  • Manual with study guide questions & answers
  • Online streaming of the following videos for six months:
    • DVD011 – Shallow H20 Arthritis Program
    • DVD036 – Arthritis Noodle Program
    • DVD078 – How to Orient a Non Swimmer to Water Exercise
    • DVD089 – Arthritis Instructor Tutorials
    • DVD090 – Arthritis  Mobility Training
  • Hard copies of the DVDs can be purchased above and will be distributed at the event
  • aminated reference cards
  • WaterART certification process
  • Certificate of course completion
  • 16.0 CECs for WaterART, OFC, YMCA, AFPA, AEA, ACE
  • Certification E-Diploma & certified status upon successful completion

Facility Contact:

Faciliy Contact: Laura Croft or 903.893.2224 x112

*If you are a staff member at this facility, please contact Laura for staff or member discount coupon.

What to Bring:

      • Lunch or snack
      • Water Fitness Wear or Bathing Suit(s)
      • Towel/cover up
      • Pen and paper
      • Water-shoes are preferred wear

More Questions? Contact Us

Additional information

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DVD Access

DVD036, DVD078-A, DVD078-B, DVD089-A, DVD089-B, DVD090-A, DVD090-B, DVD011

Advance Shipping

Pick up materials at event, Ship my materials in advance

Video Option

App Video Streaming, Extra Charge: Hard Copy DVDs

Mitts Size

Green Medium, Purple Large, Royal Blue Small, Turquoise X- Large