Understanding Muscles and Movement



    AU $209
    ELITE: AU $189


    The BioMechanics Method




    7 HOURS

    Course Type

    Licensed Course

    Course Overview

    Understanding Muscles and Movement explains in easy-to-understand terms how the whole body moves together as an integrated system of muscles, tendons, bones, ligaments, and fascia; information essential for understanding the causes of problematic and limiting musculoskeletal imbalances. You will also learn the unique approach of The BioMechanics Method in regard to understanding how gravity and ground reaction forces change the way the body moves – knowledge that is imperative for designing successful corrective exercise strategies.

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    What Does the Course Contain?
    This course contains online lessons, digital text material, step-by-step video instruction and demonstrations, client assessment forms, self-check activities, and online tests.


    What Else Do I Need to Know?
    Understanding Muscles and Movement is Module 2 of The BioMechanics Method Corrective Exercise Specialist Certification course It is available for purchase as a standalone course to enable students to learn about the musculoskeletal system and how it can be negatively affected by imbalances while also providing an affordable option for those interested in earning a Corrective Exercise Specialist credential (TBMM-CES).

    The remainder of the TBMM-CES course components includes:


    The BioMechanics Method® Corrective Exercise course is a step-by-step learning program. It is recommended that the course modules be completed in order to optimise the learning experience. If you choose to complete all five components of the program, you will receive a certificate signifying your competency as a Corrective Exercise Specialist from The BioMechanics Method (TBMM-CES).


    Additional Course Information

    • Eligible for continuing education credit with major health and fitness organisations (ACE 1.4, NETA 14.0, ACSM 14.0, REPS India 7.0, CSEP 15.0, AUSactive (formerly Fitness Australia) 7.0, BOC 6.5 VA Board of PT 6.5; NASM and others by petition)
    • Eligible to count toward completion of the full TBMM-CES credential (must also successfully complete the remaining 4 course modules listed above)
    • Online courseware is non-refundable
    • When accessing this course, you’ll find a list of printable downloads with each lesson under the course “Downloads” tab. Digital material not itemised in the Downloads tab is not printable.
    • Purchase price includes all online materials, unlimited free test retakes if necessary, and 12 months access to the course itself

    NOTE: After purchasing this course, you will receive instructions on how to access your course material via email within 48 hours of purchase.

    Learning Outcomes

    • In-depth anatomy information about muscles, tendons, bones, ligaments and fascia, including specific muscle origins, insertions and functions
    • The difference between traditional and functional anatomy, and how gravity and ground reaction forces change the way a body moves
    • The major muscle groups that will dictate the exercise strategies used to improve musculoskeletal health and alleviate associated dysfunction
    • How to use anatomy and assessment findings to design and integrate corrective exercise programming into clients’ training programs

    About the Author

    The BioMechanics Method® (TBMM) educational courses are the fitness, exercise and health industry’s preferred choice for corrective exercise education. TBMM courses combine musculoskeletal assessments, functional anatomy information, corrective exercise techniques and life coaching strategies to create a simple system that makes it easy for professionals to help clients exercise effectively and move without pain and limitations.

    The BioMechanics Method Corrective Exercise Specialist (TBMM-CES) course is the highest-rated corrective exercise specialist certification based on independent reviews by verified professionals. It is the most comprehensive training program in the field of corrective exercise and related specialty areas such as orthopedic exercise, injury prevention, pain reduction and functional training.

    Personal trainers, fitness professionals, coaches, athletic trainers, Pilates instructors, yoga teachers, physical therapists, massage therapists, doctors, physiotherapists, chiropractors, professional sports teams, coaches and college and university professors in over 70 countries use The BioMechanics Method.



    Access Period

    CEC Expiry Date: 30/10/2025. Lifetime access to course content. In order to obtain AusActive CECs, this course must be completed by the CEC Expiry Date.

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