ACSM's resources for the personal trainer.

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Bibliographic Details
Corporate Author: American College of Sports Medicine.
Edition:Second edition.
Physical Description:xxvi, 547 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Published: Baltimore, MD : Philadelphia : American College of Sports Medicine ; Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, [2007]
ISBN:0781790530 (alk. paper)
9780781790536 (alk. paper)
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction to personal training / Mike Niederpruem, Cody Sipe
  • Career track for professional personal trainers / Nicki Andersen, Kenneth E. Baldwin
  • Education-based personal training programs / Kenneth E. Baldwin
  • The education-based personal trainer-client relationship / Kenneth E. Baldwin, Terry Ferebee Eckmann
  • Education-based personal trainer development / Kenneth E. Baldwin, Terry Ferebee Eckmann
  • Exercise physiology / Stanley Sai-chuen Hui
  • Anatomy, kinesiology, and biomechanics / John Mayer
  • Motor learning for the personal trainer / Howard Zelaznik
  • Pedagogy and the client learning program / Terry Ferebee Eckmann
  • Exercise psychology, motivation, and behavior change / Margaret Moore ... [et al.]
  • Nutrition / Dan Benardot, Walter R. Thompson
  • The initial client consultation / Kenneth E. Baldwin
  • Client and personal trainer goals and objectives / Tarra Hodge
  • Screening and risk stratification / Cody Sipe
  • Client health-related physical fitness assessments / Gregory B. Dwyer, Shala E. Davis, Kenneth E. Baldwin
  • Client exercise program design / Nikki Carosone
  • Resistance training programs / William J. Kraemer ... [et al.]
  • Cardiorespiratory training programs / Barbara Bushman, Kenneth E. Baldwin
  • Guidelines for designing flexibility programs / Christopher Berger, Jan Schroeder
  • Sequencing the personal training program / Neal I. Pire, Michael Rankin
  • Business basics and planning / Joan Hatfield, Neal I. Pire
  • Legal issues and responsibilities / Shirley Archer.