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Language: EnglishDescription: Why do they act that way? That is the question all parents of teenagers have asked themselves at one time or another. Understanding those not children, but not yet adult humans that take over the house is no easy feat. They have bad manners, contempt for authority, disrespect for elders, and spend all their time sleeping and playing video games. This course addresses what modern teens face today and delves into physiological and psychological issues that turn our loving kids into surely teenagers.Instructor Description: This class is an independent-study course.  Students will have all the resources needed to successfully complete the course within the online material.  A student helpdesk is available for technical support during the course enrollment.

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $195.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

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Location : Online

Contact Hours:24.00



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Language: EnglishDescription: Accurate Medical Coding and Insurance Forms is a mini course that explores how to accurately code diagnoses and procedures for a medical office and prepare insurance billing forms using the CPT and ICD-10-CM coding systems. In this mini course we will discuss the translation of medical information into proper codes and the importance of accurate coding. Learners will navigate through the training material before completing several short activities to test their retention of the information.Instructor Description: Though this course is self-paced, it is supported by a client adviser. Our client advisers are available to answer student questions and monitor student progress to ensure completion of the course. Motivating and encouraging students, the client adviser gives students inspiration to succeed.Certification: Not Applicable

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $40.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Contact Hours:1.00



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Language: EnglishDescription: Accurate Specimen Collection is a mini course that provides an understanding of the correct procedures for specimen collection and documentation. This course gives an overview of each of the correct steps for collection specimens and completing documentation procedures.Instructor Description: Though this course is self-paced, it is supported by a client adviser. Our client advisers are available to answer student questions and monitor student progress to ensure completion of the course. Motivating and encouraging students, the client adviser gives students inspiration to succeed.

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $40.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Contact Hours:1.00



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Language: EnglishDescription: Personal Fitness Trainer – Level 1 contains essential information for students interested in a career as a personal trainer. This course provides an introduction to the profession along with coverage of exercise physiology, biomechanics, anatomy, motor learning, and nutrition. In this Personal Fitness Trainer – Level 1 course you will learn how to establish goals for clients and assess strength, flexibility, and risk as well as develop resistance, cardiorespiratory and flexibility training programs. Learn to be a Personal Trainer and change people’s lives!Prerequisite(s): NonePersonal Fitness Trainer - Level 2 prepares you to take the ACSM's certification exam. This course elaborates on all major aspects of preventative rehabilitation and fitness programs. We provide students with the information necessary to address the knowledge, skills, and abilities (KSA) set forth by ACSM. The contributions of experts in the field are featured, showcasing their expertise in physiology, kinesiology, fitness, cardiology, pulmonary medicine, and epidemiology. The content of this course comprises both theoretical and practical physiological concepts, with related examples of exercise testing, training, and programming.Prerequisite: Personal Fitness Trainer - Level 1Start Your Own Personal Training BusinessHave you ever dreamed of starting your own Personal Training business? As people of all ages become more aware of the importance of living a healthy lifestyle, personal trainers are in high demand. As a personal trainer you have the opportunity to make a difference in people's lives by tailoring your exercise and healthy living training to each individual client. Whether your goal is to provide fitness assessments, individual exercise programs, or train in small or large groups, you will learn how to combine your love of fitness with your entrepreneurial spirit to create a comprehensive business plan for your company.Coaching: Transforming Business and Personal LivesThe coaching profession continues to evolve as a skill set and communication form that can be applied to many situations at work and in life. With the coaching profession on the rise it is important that coaches are trained in the most up-to-date methods of coaching their clients. This course uses the Co-Active Coaching Model to help you develop your skills in communication, relationships, and coaching to achieve transformational change in others. Our course is based on humanistic and transpersonal psychological principles. You will discover the skills and tools you need to create an ideal coaching environment to bring fulfillment and balance to those you coach.CPR RefresherMany accidents and injuries can occur in the workplace. Having a workplace first-aid program that includes training workers on how to give Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) minimizes these risks by giving the injured or sick person some basic treatment until professional emergency medical service personnel can arrive. This course IS NOT designed to be a primary or introductory lesson on CPR; rather it is intended to provide refresher training to workers who have already attended a certified CPR training program.First-Aid RefresherMany accidents and injuries can occur in the workplace. Having a workplace first-aid program minimizes these risks by giving the injured or sick person some basic treatment until professional emergency medical service personnel can arrive. This course IS NOT designed to be a primary or introductory lesson on first-aid and emergency response; rather it is intended to provide refresher training to workers who have already attended an initial first-aid training program.OSHA Safety & HealthThe U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), part of the U.S. Department of Labor, has a mission to save lives, prevent injuries and protect the health of America’s workers. OSHA does this by collaborating with workplaces to build worker safety and health programs that prevent problems before they occur. Regardless of company size or industry types, workers can intentionally or accidentally be placed in harm’s way. Workplace accidents not only impact the person suffering an injury, but also have a severe financial impact on the organization and can lead to government sanctions. Smart businesses know this, and work with OSHA and other organizations to prevent problems before they occur.Safe Lifting PracticesEvery year, many workers suffer back injuries caused when they improperly lift and carry heavy loads. This can affect most every worker in any industry, from an officer worker moving a box of copy paper to a carpenter constructing a building. This course discusses several tactics to help workers properly lift and carry heavy loads.Instructor Description: Though this program is a self-paced program it is supported by an educational mentor. Our educational mentors are subject matter experts who have years of experience in their field as well as the necessary educational training and credentials to work as an expert. The mentor is available to answer any questions a learner may have including questions on course content, course material, certifications, and even industry questions. Mentors also monitor the progress of learners to ensure training retention and program advancement. In eLearning, motivation is a key tool to success. Because of this our mentors provide encouraging comments, feedback, and coaching to motivate learners throughout the duration of the program to support completion and success!Certification: There are hundreds of options for a personal trainer certification on the market, but only one rooted in 30 years of science-based research from ACE, the world's largest nonprofit health and fitness certification organization. Only one is built on the foundation of

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $4,295.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Contact Hours:780.00



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Language: EnglishDescription: This course is designed to give students the knowledge and understanding necessary to prepare for the ACE Personal Trainer Certification Exam and become effective personal trainers. This course presents the ACE Integrated Fitness Training™ (ACE IFT™) Model as a comprehensive system for designing individualized programs based on each client’s unique health, fitness, and goals. The information covered by this course and the ACE IFT Model will help students learn how to facilitate rapport, adherence, self-efficacy and behavior change in clients, as well as design programs that help clients to improve posture, movement, flexibility, balance, core function, cardiorespiratory fitness, and muscular endurance and strength. Practice certification test questions will be presented within the course, and students who successfully complete it typically fair the same on the actual exam that is to be set up through ACE directly, after you complete the course. Graduating students are provided with a discount opportunity when registering through ACE for the final certification exam. Key topic areas covered include:•Human Anatomy, Exercise Physiology, Applied Kinesiology, and Nutrition•Principles of Adherence, Motivation, Behavior Change, and Health Psychology•Communication and Teaching Techniques•The ACE Integrated Fitness Training Model•Building Rapport•Health and Exercise History Information Assessment•Functional Training: Assessments, Programming, and Progressions for Posture, Movement, Core, Balance, and Flexibility•Physiological Assessments•Resistance Training: Programming and Progressions•Cardiorespiratory Training: Programming and Progressions•Professional and Legal Responsibilities, Scope of Practice, and Business Strategies for Personal Trainers•Special Exercise Programming Topics: Mind-body Exercise, Special Populations, and Exercise Implications of Common Musculoskeletal InjuriesInstructor Description: This class supported by an Educational Mentor. Our educational mentors have worked or are working in the subject they mentor. Educational Mentors reviews student work, student progress, and interacts with students as needed. They respond to any questions or concerns you might have, as well as encouraging and motivating you to succeed.Certification: The program prepares students for the American Council on Exercise (ACE) Certified Personal Trainer Certification. ACE provides graduating certificate students a Preferred Discount on the ACE Personal Training Certification Exam and study materials.

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $995.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Contact Hours:50.00



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Language: EnglishDescription: Personal Fitness Trainer – Level 1 contains essential information for students interested in a career as a personal trainer. This course provides an introduction to the profession along with coverage of exercise physiology, biomechanics, anatomy, motor learning, and nutrition. In this Personal Fitness Trainer – Level 1 course you will learn how to establish goals for clients and assess strength, flexibility, and risk as well as develop resistance, cardiorespiratory and flexibility training programs. Learn to be a Personal Trainer and change people’s lives!Prerequisite(s): NonePersonal Fitness Trainer - Level 2 prepares you to take the ACSM's certification exam. This course elaborates on all major aspects of preventative rehabilitation and fitness programs. We provide students with the information necessary to address the knowledge, skills, and abilities (KSA) set forth by ACSM. The contributions of experts in the field are featured, showcasing their expertise in physiology, kinesiology, fitness, cardiology, pulmonary medicine, and epidemiology. The content of this course comprises both theoretical and practical physiological concepts, with related examples of exercise testing, training, and programming.Prerequisite: Personal Fitness Trainer - Level 1Start Your Own Personal Training BusinessHave you ever dreamed of starting your own Personal Training business? As people of all ages become more aware of the importance of living a healthy lifestyle, personal trainers are in high demand. As a personal trainer you have the opportunity to make a difference in people's lives by tailoring your exercise and healthy living training to each individual client. Whether your goal is to provide fitness assessments, individual exercise programs, or train in small or large groups, you will learn how to combine your love of fitness with your entrepreneurial spirit to create a comprehensive business plan for your company.Coaching: Transforming Business and Personal LivesThe coaching profession continues to evolve as a skill set and communication form that can be applied to many situations at work and in life. With the coaching profession on the rise it is important that coaches are trained in the most up-to-date methods of coaching their clients. This course uses the Co-Active Coaching Model to help you develop your skills in communication, relationships, and coaching to achieve transformational change in others. Our course is based on humanistic and transpersonal psychological principles. You will discover the skills and tools you need to create an ideal coaching environment to bring fulfillment and balance to those you coach.CPR RefresherMany accidents and injuries can occur in the workplace. Having a workplace first-aid program that includes training workers on how to give Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) minimizes these risks by giving the injured or sick person some basic treatment until professional emergency medical service personnel can arrive. This course IS NOT designed to be a primary or introductory lesson on CPR; rather it is intended to provide refresher training to workers who have already attended a certified CPR training program.First-Aid RefresherMany accidents and injuries can occur in the workplace. Having a workplace first-aid program minimizes these risks by giving the injured or sick person some basic treatment until professional emergency medical service personnel can arrive. This course IS NOT designed to be a primary or introductory lesson on first-aid and emergency response; rather it is intended to provide refresher training to workers who have already attended an initial first-aid training program.OSHA Safety & HealthThe U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), part of the U.S. Department of Labor, has a mission to save lives, prevent injuries and protect the health of America’s workers. OSHA does this by collaborating with workplaces to build worker safety and health programs that prevent problems before they occur. Regardless of company size or industry types, workers can intentionally or accidentally be placed in harm’s way. Workplace accidents not only impact the person suffering an injury, but also have a severe financial impact on the organization and can lead to government sanctions. Smart businesses know this, and work with OSHA and other organizations to prevent problems before they occur.Safe Lifting PracticesEvery year, many workers suffer back injuries caused when they improperly lift and carry heavy loads. This can affect most every worker in any industry, from an officer worker moving a box of copy paper to a carpenter constructing a building. This course discusses several tactics to help workers properly lift and carry heavy loads.Instructor Description: Though this program is a self-paced program it is supported by an educational mentor. Our educational mentors are subject matter experts who have years of experience in their field as well as the necessary educational training and credentials to work as an expert. The mentor is available to answer any questions a learner may have including questions on course content, course material, certifications, and even industry questions. Mentors also monitor the progress of learners to ensure training retention and program advancement. In eLearning, motivation is a key tool to success. Because of this our mentors provide encouraging comments, feedback, and coaching to motivate learners throughout the duration of the program to support completion and success!Certification: ACSM Certified Personal Trainers® are fitness professionals who develop and implement personalized exercise programs for individuals across a diverse set of health and fitness backgrounds, from professional athletes to individuals only recently cleared to exercise.

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $4,295.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Contact Hours:780.00



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Language: EnglishDescription: This course is designed to give students the knowledge and understanding necessary to prepare the ACSM Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) Certification Exam. ACSM CPTs work with apparently healthy individuals and those with health challenges who are able to exercise independently to enhance quality of life, improve health-related physical fitness and performance, manage health risk, and promote lasting, healthy behavior changes. The CPT is certified to conduct basic pre-participation health screening assessments, submaximal cardiovascular exercise tests, and muscular strength/endurance, flexibility and body composition tests. Practice certification test questions will be presented within the course, and students who successfully complete it typically fair the same on the actual exam that is to be set up through ACSM directly, after you complete the course. Graduating students are provided with a discount opportunity when registering through ACSM for the final certification exam.Learning Objectives:1.Describe the scope of practice of a Personal Trainer2.Explain the underlying biomechanical and kinesiological principles of musculoskeletal movement.3.Introduce the field of biomechanics as an important tool for Personal Trainers to assess, teach, and correct exercise technique.4.Know the essential elements of energy balance as it relates to weight control, body composition, and performance5.Understand and apply health behavior change models to support and facilitate exercise adherence and apply appropriate strategies to build clients’ self-efficacy, motivation, and self-worth related to exercise6.Learn the attributes of relationship marketing and how it pertains to the initial and ongoing appointments with the client7.Describe the components of a comprehensive exercise program8.Design, evaluate, and implement resistance, cardiovascular and flexibility training programsInstructor Description: This class supported by an Educational Mentor. Our educational mentors have worked or are working in the subject they mentor. Educational Mentors reviews student work, student progress, and interacts with students as needed. They respond to any questions or concerns you might have, as well as encouraging and motivating you to succeed.Certification: The program prepares students for the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) Certified Personal Trainer Certification. ACSM provides graduating certificate students a Preferred Discount on the ACSM Personal Training Certification Exam and study materials.

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $995.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Contact Hours:50.00



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Language: EnglishDescription: This program has two modules: •Activity Professional•Home Health AideThere are many types of facilities where Activity Professionals work. Activity Professionals can work in long-term care facilities, assisted living communities or adult day care programs. The Activity Professional provides activities for residents in these facilities and may play many diverse roles within the each community. The goal of the Activity Professional is to create a homelike environment where the residents have control of their lives. There are also administrative responsibilities and resident care duties as well as plenty of other tasks that keep the work interesting.After completing this course, you should be able to:• Comprehend the role of the activity professional in adult care• Identify methods for person-centered activity programming• Identify the steps to assess, document, and prepare treatment plans• Define methods for quality assurance and time management• Identify the steps in planning and implementing a successful exercise programA Home Health Aide (HHA) may also be known as a Home Caregiver or Residential Assistant (RA). An HHA provides basic, personal care and health-related services to a variety of individuals (patients) who require more assistance than family and/or friends are able to provide. HHAs are part of a category of occupations that is commonly referred to as "direct care workers." The services/care that a Home Health Aide provides depends upon their specialty area.If you've ever thought about becoming a home health aide, our in-depth curriculum could help you learn important fundamental, practical skills involved in a career as a home health aide. For each patient, an HHA is responsible for recording services performed, as well as the patient's condition and progress. They also record and report any changes in a patient's condition to the case manager or supervisor and also discuss observations with them.After completing this course, you should be able to:List the skills and qualities of the home health aideRecognize resources in the community that assist the client at homeIdentify strategies for infection control, disease prevention, and safety precautions in the homeDefine the important parts of each body system and their functionsRecall methods for assisting clients with special needsInstructor Description: This class supported by an Educational Mentor. Our educational mentors have worked or are working in the subject they mentor. Educational Mentors reviews student work, student progress, and interacts with students as needed. They respond to any questions or concerns you might have, as well as encouraging and motivating you to succeed.Certification: Not Applicable

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $3,995.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Contact Hours:720.00



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Language: EnglishDescription: This course overviews anatomy and physiology, kinesiology and human pathology in order to understand all the inner working of the human body, how you think about the human body as a health care professional, and how they communicate to colleagues and clients respectively about their bodies. In addition, the course discusses each body system in terms of the major anatomical structures and functions and explains how each system participates in homeostasis of the body. In addition, the course discusses selected major pathologies, including disease definitions and causes, signs and symptoms, diagnostic procedures, and possible treatments. Additionally, the course discusses common issues and changes that occur in each body system throughout the lifespan.This course provides students with the fundamental concepts and applications of kinesiology – the study of human motion. The course covers basic kinesiology principles as they apply to musculoskeletal anatomy and neuromuscular physiology. It emphasizes practical applications for hands-on practice, biomechanics applications for activities of daily living, and whole-body patterns in posture and gait. Students will practice applying kinesiology principles through a number of experiential exercises designed to keep the students engaged and help them learn through the body as well as the mind. At the end of this course, students will be able to:• Describe the organization of the human body• Define and differentiate Anatomy, Physiology, Kinesiology, and Pathology.• Understand the basic knowledge of the major body systems: muscular system, skeletal system, and nervous system.• Explain the contribution that each major body system makes to homeostasis of the body• Identify the major anatomical structures and the purposes of each major body system• Explain basic physiological processes in each of the major body systems• Describe selected human diseases in terms of definition, cause, signs and symptoms, diagnostic procedures, and possible treatments for each of the body systems• Describe common issues or changes that occur in each major body system throughout the lifespan• Define introductory kinesiology terms and concepts and relate to manual therapy.• Identify skeletal and joint structures, functions, concepts, and alignment principles.• Identify types of joint motion and concepts related to joint motion in manual therapy.• Identify muscular structures, functions, and concepts. Relate to muscle balance/imbalance, body patterns, and manual therapy applications.• Describe NM structures and functions. Describe theory and steps in basic NM therapies.• Define introductory biomechanical concepts and relate to body-use patterns, manual therapy, and body mechanics.• List and define components of ideal and faulty postures. Describe applications of postural assessment to manual therapy treatments and body mechanics.• Describe components of gait. Relate to pattern recognition and body mechanics.Instructor Description: This class supported by an Educational Mentor. Our educational mentors have worked or are working in the subject they mentor. Educational Mentors reviews student work, student progress, and interacts with students as needed. They respond to any questions or concerns you might have, as well as encouraging and motivating you to succeed.

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $2,995.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Contact Hours:85.00



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Language: EnglishDescription: This program has two modules: •Activity Professional• Aging & SocietyThere are many types of facilities where Activity Professionals work. Activity Professionals can work in long-term care facilities, assisted living communities or adult day care programs. The Activity Professional provides activities for residents in these facilities and may play many diverse roles within the each community. The goal of the Activity Professional is to create a homelike environment where the residents have control of their lives. There are also administrative responsibilities and resident care duties as well as plenty of other tasks that keep the work interesting.After completing this course, you should be able to:• Comprehend the role of the activity professional in adult care• Identify methods for person-centered activity programming• Identify the steps to assess, document, and prepare treatment plans• Define methods for quality assurance and time management• Identify the steps in planning and implementing a successful exercise programAging & Society introduces you to gerontology in a compassionate way that helps you understand seniors and know how to work with them. This course combines sound academics with an empathetic view of the lives of older people. Our Aging & Society Course will help students understand the complex issues of social gerontology and aging by using a life course perspective that views aging as an unfolding and dynamic process. We will combine a conceptual/theoretical and practical focus that will enable students both to understand the aging process and to make connections between social definitions of age and their own present and future lives.After completing this course, you should be able to:• Comprehend how the social construction of age impacts social gerontology research• Identify the characteristics of today’s population aged 65 and older• Identify the major theories of biological aging and patterns of illnesses in later life• Comprehend how family variations and relationships support social functioning• Identify the current technological and medical breakthroughs for older peopleInstructor Description: This class supported by an Educational Mentor. Our educational mentors have worked or are working in the subject they mentor. Educational Mentors reviews student work, student progress, and interacts with students as needed. They respond to any questions or concerns you might have, as well as encouraging and motivating you to succeed.Certification: N/A

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $2,995.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Contact Hours:315.00



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As an integral part of the dental healthcare team, an administrative dental assistant is responsible for managing the daily operations of the dental office while providing a caring environment for patients. This course will provide a comprehensive overview of the dental office and the role of the administrative dental assistant. Students will learn how to manage patient records, maintain office inventory, conduct scheduling and recall functions, submit and manage patient insurance claims, and utilize technology to ensure a well-structured administrative system. Upon completion of this course, students will be fully prepared to become vital members of the dental healthcare team. Details

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $1,595.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Contact Hours:165.00

More information online at:  http://protrainedu.org/Lumens/Administrative-Dental-Assistant-Career-Prep/874



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Administrative Medical Assisting is one of the fastest growing careers in the health care industry today. The need for professionals that understand how to utilize computerized medical office software and perform administrative office procedures is growing substantially. Physician practices, hospitals, chiropractic practices, and other health care providers all depend on administrative professionals for day-to-day-support. In the Administrative Medical Assistant course you will learn medical terminology, patient confidentiality, scheduling, customer service, basic patient documentation, and basic billing as well as other administrative duties required by front office personnel.  Details

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $1,645.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Contact Hours:265.00

More information online at:  http://protrainedu.org/Lumens/Administrative-Medical-Assistant-Career-Prep/886



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