Certifications

The IYCA Youth Fitness Specialist – Level 1

12 IYCA CEUs
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The Foundation for a Successful Career in Youth Training

  • 220 page textbook authored by Dr. Toby Brooks and Dr. David Stodden with contributions from Dave Gleason, Wil Fleming, Kim McCullough and Mike Robertson
  • 2 DVD set with narrated screencasts
  • Online examination process so you can complete your certification from the comfort of your own home

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The IYCA Youth Fitness Specialist – Level 2

12 IYCA CEUs
Youth Fitness Specialist Level 2 - Developmental Essentials

Your Next Step to Becoming an International Youth Fitness and Sport Training Authority

  • “Developmental Essentials – The Foundations of Youth Conditioning” textbook
  • Exclusive audio study aides featuring each chapter author further explaining their area of expertise
  • Online examination process so you can complete your certification from the comfort of your own home

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The IYCA Certified Speed & Agility Specialist

12 IYCA CEUs
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  • Discover the basics of speed and agility critical for success in the developing athlete
  • Learn to teach young athletes how to stop safely and effectively to prevent injury and accelerate rapidly for game-breaking performance
  • Sample Programs provide “from-the-trenches” examples for athletes from various sports and developmental levels
  • Detailed descriptions of how to set-up and perform some of the less commonly used drills and skills mentioned within the text
  • Explore the unique aspects of coaching athletes to become faster and more agile

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The IYCA Youth Nutrition Specialist

12 IYCA CEUs
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  • Should my young athlete take protein supplements?
  • Is creatine safe & effective?
  • How many grams of carbs, proteins & fats?
  • What is the best post-workout meal?
  • What should my young athletes be consuming during training?
  • Online examination process so you can complete your certification from the comfort of your own home

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Youth Athletic Assessment Specialist

12 IYCA CEUs
Youth Athletic Assessment Specialist

Stop guessing to determine if your training is making your athletes stronger, faster, more explosive, and injury resistant. In this certification, you will learn:

  • Youth Athletic Assessment Basics and the IYCA
  • Long-Term Athletic Development and Serial Athletic Assessment
  • General Athletic Assessment
  • Sport-Specific Testing Batteries
  • Test Administration
  • Testing Tools and Tips
  • Basic Data Analysis
  • Practical Applications
  • Video Instruction

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The IYCA High School Strength & Conditioning Coach Certification

12 IYCA CEUs
IYCA High School Strength & Conditioning Coach Certification

A Step-by-Step Plan that guides you to being the most effective High School Strength & Conditioning Coach possible:

  • 2 DVD Set showing Warm-Ups, Olympic Lifting Technique, Strength Training Technique and Mobility Drills
  • 240+ Page Textbook written by the best High School Strength Coaches in the world.
  • Done-For-You Programs, including in-season and off-season programming for Football, Baseball, Soccer, Track & Field, Volleyball and Basketball
  • 100+ Photographs depicting exercise examples, technique demonstrations and the proper “how-to” format
  • Online examination process so you can complete your certification from the comfort of your own home

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IYCA Kinesiology Crash Courses

3 IYCA CEUs
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A fundamental study of the human body in motion, including pertinent terminology and basic biomechanical concepts and anatomy.Created by IYCA Research & Educational Director and University Professor, Dr. Toby Brooks:

  • Essentials of Athletic Movement
  • Upper Extremity Anatomy
  • Lower Extremity Anatomy
  • Core & Trunk Anatomy

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IYCA Youth Kettlebell Instructor Course

6 IYCA CEUs

How do you teach and progress your young athletes through a developmentally-sound system that ensures they are reaping all the massive benefits Kettlebells have to offer – while staying true to the ultimate form of Long-Term Development?Kettlebell experts Pamlea MacElree and Jason C. Brown have joined forces with the IYCA to bring you the answer to the question.

  • 2 DVD Set
  • Kettlebell Training for Youth Manual
  • Easy Online Examination Process

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IYCA Olympic Lifts Instructor Course

6 IYCA CEUs
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In this 2 DVD Set and Course Manual, Olympic Lift expert Wil Fleming teaches:

  • When To Start With Olympic Lifts & Coordination Development
  • Complete Technical Instruction: “How To” From Start to Finish
  • Adjunct Mobility, Flexibility and Torso Exercise Demos
  • Lift Progressions, Regressions and Associated Exercise Needs
  • Necessary Skill Sets & Essential Coaching Tools

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IYCA Resistance Band Instructor Course

6 IYCA CEUs
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In this 4 DVD Set and Course Manual, “The Band Man” Dave Schmitz teaches:

  • The fundamentals of training with bands so you can dramatically accelerate your athletes results
  • Dozens of powerful band exercises so you can fine tune your athletes training approach and movement skills no matter if you’re training athletes 1 on 1 or entire teams
  • A complete toolbox full of beginner, intermediate and advanced exercises that will empower you to design programs that will deliver maximum results in a minimum time for ALL of your athletes.

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