We offer courses in current top fitness methods including Kettlebell for Trainers, Schwinn Cycling and foundation courses in Personal Training and Functional Anatomy. All of our instructor trainers are at the top of their game and the best in the industry.
Whether you are looking to take a specific Other Training course, participate in a continuing education workshop, or complete the full training and certification process, we have what you need!
April 23, 2017 (Sunday, 9-11am)
This introductory 2-hour lecture-based workshop followed by a practical application class will teach you some basic facts about fascia and how it relates to overall health, wellness and MOVEMENT.
You will learn foundational terminology and principle concepts along with gaining a more dynamic visual understanding of fascia. You will walk away with practical information and skills to begin using immediately with your clients and it will prep you for more intensive Fascia coursework, which will be offered @ SweatShop in 2017.
May 12, 2017 (Friday, 2-3pm)
Foam Rolling Workshop
DO YOU HAVE SORE MUSCLES OR POOR RANGE-OF-MOTION?
Join us for a fun, informative, hands-on workshop designed to teach
you everything you need to know to successfully “roll” out your tight muscles.
Benefits of foam rolling include:
Decreased muscle tension
Can help prevent injury
Limits soreness & tightness
Improves blood flow
The purpose of this seminar is to learn tips and tricks about how to properly use an omni-directional foam roller. In recent years, the foam roller has become an essential training/recovery tool for athletes and is widely used for rehabilitation purposes. The foam roller is an essential tool for injury prevention. However, using a roller is not as simple as just getting on it and rolling. Technique is key and in this seminar you will learn everything you need to know to get the most out of your rolling experience.
Cost: $45; Includes The Iconic Rollga Foam Roller!
TRX Functional Training Course (June 11, 2017; 9:00am – 5:00pm)
Participants will learn to how to leverage TRX’s movement based training approach on the TRX Suspension Trainer and Rip Trainer to teach Foundational Movements and progressions and then apply to a variety of training equipment. Beyond Suspension Training and Rip Training, these other modalities may include: Kettlebells, Medicine Balls, DVRT Ultimate Sandbags, Battling Ropes and Bands. No prerequisite required.
TRX Group Training Course (December 10, 2017; 9:00am-5:00pm)
Continue your TRX Education Journey- Expand your marketability and master group coaching techniques in this hands-on eight-hour course. Building on the foundational suspension training knowledge from prior courses, you will continue to advance your coaching skills to effectively lead group training programs. You will learn how to lead and modify two group suspension training workouts that can be used in any personal training,and small or large group training sessions; TRX Fit & TRX Strong. PREREQUISITES: The Group Training Course (GTC) is farther along the TRX Education Journey, and prior knowledge of the TRX Suspension Trainer is assumed. We strongly recommended having taken either the TRX Suspension Training Course (STC) and/or TRX Suspension Training Basics Digital Course prior to attending this course. You will receive a GTC Pre-Read document along with your manual. Please read prior to your GTC course.
Registration is direct through TRX and is available 3 months prior to the course date: https://www.trxtraining.com/course-schedule/MSP-161030/register
June 2, 3, 9, 10, 2017 (Fri 2-6pm, Sat 12-4pm)
Sep 8, 9, 15, 16, 2017 (Fri 2-6pm, Sat 12-4pm)
16 hours of functional anatomy from a fitness foundation perspective, this is a great course to learn the basics or review for an exam. With the use of charts and skeletons, this workshop will review basic biomechanics and anatomical terms as well as skeletal and muscular anatomy. Simple and complex exercises will be examined noting levers, resistant forces from gravity or springs and muscular action.
Kettlebell is a great addition to your Pilates or Personal Training repertoire. This 10-hour workshop is geared towards Pilates and Personal Trainers who have had limited experience with this new exciting mode of training. Course will be very practical in nature, dress to work out.
Course will cover the following topics:
CEC’s: ACE: 1.0
Cost: $425 ($325 Early Registration)
2017 Schedule TBD
A 16 -hour* practical course for those looking for the basic foundation to become a certified personal trainer. We strongly recommend taking the anatomy course first if you have not had formal anatomy education.
Course covers the following topics:
October 22, 2017 (Sunday 8am – 5pm)
Get certified in the industry’s most respected and progressive indoor cycling instructor training course. In one power-packed day you’ll have the tools you need to become a successful and sought-after instructor on any bike. This critically-acclaimed certification includes bike fit, cycling science, class design, music, and the Schwinn® Cycling Coach’s Pyramid, a specialized system that makes teaching simple for you and an incredible experience for your students. In this course you’ll learn to teach knockout classes on any bike.
Included in this course:
167 Snelling Ave N.,
Saint Paul, MN 55104