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Joint Movements and Actions

This course was designed to teach the student how to differentiate how the joints of the ankle, knee, hip, shoulder and spine move. To distinguish how a hinge, pivot, ball and socket, saddle, condyloid and gliding joints move within the body. To differentiate the different types of bones within the musculoskeletal system and their respective function.

Finally, to compare the different planes of movement as it relates to both daily and sport-specific movements.


Course outline:

Chapter 1: Movement Terminology

Chapter 2: The Skeletal System

Chapter 3: Joint Motion
Chapter 4: The Muscular System

Practice examination

CEU Information

ACE 3.5 CEUs for all 10 courses


NASM 1.9 CEUs for all 10 courses

NATA-BOC 12 CEUs for all 10 courses

NCEP 2.0 for each course

NFPT .4 for each course

NSCA 1.9 for all 10 courses

NSPA .2 for each course

Joint Movements and Actions

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