Course components are delivered online:
• Applying Music in Exercise and Sport e-book
• Study guide
• Continuing education exam
At the completion of this course you will be able to do the following:
• Apply scientific principles to personal workouts and group exercise classes and in both individual and team sport settings.
• Understand the science underlying how music can be applied to exercise and sport.
• Explain how music can be used to influence specific behaviors and emotions.
• Determine which music tracks to play to promote or suppress certain emotions.
• Evaluate psychological outcomes associated with various music programs.
• Select music and measure its effectiveness when used in individual, group, or team settings.
• Create effective playlists with purposeful selection of tracks to optimize psychological responses and enhance performance.
• Consider legal issues regarding the use of music in exercise and sport environments.
Applying Music in Exercise and Sport Online CE Course combines contemporary research, evidence-based practice, and specific recommendations to help exercise and sport professionals, coaches, students, researchers, and enthusiasts use music to enhance physical activity enjoyment, motivation, and performance. Learners will explore the psychological and physiological effects of music and expand their knowledge of how to apply scientific principles to personal workouts and group exercise classes and in both individual and team sport settings.
Globally known authority and author Costas I. Karageorghis draws from contemporary research in an emerging field of academic study, exploring the application of music in the domain of exercise and sport. Respected psychologist and consultant for major organizations such as British Athletics, England Rugby, Nike, Red Bull, Spotify, IMG, Sony, and Universal Music, Karageorghis incorporates his unique experiences as a performer, researcher, and practitioner in music and sport to create a groundbreaking course that provides an understanding of how music can play an important role in enhancing the experience of exercisers and athletes.
The study guide for Applying Music in Exercise and Sport Online CE Course includes a course syllabus, learning objectives, learning activities, and referenced answer key. It emphasizes key concepts of the book to prepare individuals to pass the exam, composed of multiple-choice and true-or-false questions, at the completion of the course. Upon passing the 85-question exam, individuals may print out and submit a certificate for continuing education credits.
Applying Music in Exercise and Sport Print CE Course contains all the necessary information for new and current personal trainers and fitness professionals. Learners will gain confidence in designing music programs for various populations and obtain the skills necessary to explain to clients how specific musical selections can help them to achieve their goals.
Skills Active / REPs pre requisites can be found here:
A continuing education course for sport and exercise science practitioners, including fitness professionals, psychologists, coaches, and physiologists.