Wednesday June 21, 2017 | 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Vancouver Island University | Building 356, Room 111
Strategies and techniques for persons’ with a disability to engage in life long fitness.
Jon Ritchot | BAET, CAT(C), CSCS, CEP, from PISE
Participants will discover strategies and techniques to provide effective training methods to clients with a variety of disabilities. The workshop will include information on client demographics, space considerations, person first language usage, client approach, dealing with difficult situations and direct training methods to increase both client outcomes and coach/instructor comfort. Hands on demonstrations and opportunities to try techniques for clients with disabilities such as amputations, spinal cord injuries, neurological conditions and visual impairments
Cost: $10 per person