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Contact HLLN:

Email:
hlln@yorku.ca

Phone:
416-736-2100
ext: 22170

Mail:
Health Leadership & Learning Network,
Faculty of Health

428 HNES Building
York University
4700 Keele Street
Toronto, ON M3J 1P3

Knowledge Review Series – Muscle, Sport and Exercise Physiology

The Health Leadership & Learning Network and the Muscle Health Research Centre at York University www.yorku.ca/mhrc/ are pleased to offer this NEW Knowledge Review Series

The courses will refresh and update core knowledge to better serve your clients/patients, practice, and career goals.

The courses are non-degree and non-credit and offered through the Continuing Education and Professional Development unit in the Faculty of Health. Each course is based on curriculum offered through York University undergraduate courses and research from faculty members in the Muscle Health Research Centre at York University.Instructors are based in the Muscle Health Research Centre  www.yorku.ca/mhrc/This series specifically qualifies for continuing education units from the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario – Category A. It may also qualify for other continuing education units – contact us for more information Who should attend?

  • Licenced and non-licenced professionals providing care, training, coaching, or other services in areas using neuromuscular, muscle, sport and exercise physiology

Are you a Registered Massage Therapist? Follow this http://www.yorku.ca/hlln/muscle-health-research/index.html  link for more information


Knowledge Review Series:

These courses can be taken in any order. We highly recommend students take all three courses in the series to receive maximum knowledge and benefit for their practice and clients. The courses have been designed to be complimentary and connected to the other courses in the seriesPre-requisites: Basic knowledge of physiology

All participants completing each course will receive a certificate of completion from York University

Course : Review of Neuromuscular Physiology

March 17 & 19, 2014   &  March 31 & April 2, 2014, Monday and Wednesday nights

Course content summary:

The course will be instructed over four (4) evenings and cover the following topic areas. The course will have self-study (homework) time and may also include testing:

  • Review of Neuromuscular Physiology (Part 1, Nerve and Motor Units)

  • Review of Neuromuscular Physiology (Part 2, Muscle and fiber types)

  • Muscle adaptations to chronic use (i.e. training) and disuse (i.e. immobilization, nerve injury)

  • Primer of Sports Physiology and Fitness

CEU’s: 6 for RMT’s

Note: Content order subject to change by the instructor

Course : Review of Exercise and Sports Physiology

January 13 & 15 & January 20 & 22, 2014 Monday and Wednesday nights

Course content summary

The course will be instructed over four (4) evenings and cover the following topic areas. The course will have self-study (homework) time and may also include testing:

  • Energy Systems for Exercise

  • Basics of Fitness and Exercise Prescription

  • Muscle Fiber Types and Exercise

  • Cardiorespiratory Adaptations to Exercise

CEU’s: 6 for RMT’s

Note: Content order subject to change by the instructor

Course: Review of Muscle Physiology

February 10 & 12,  &  February 18 & 19, 2014 Monday and Wednesday night

Course content summary

The course will be instructed over four (4) evenings and cover the following topic areas. The course will have self-study (homework) time and may also include testing:

  • Primer of Muscle Fiber Types and Adaptations to Exercise

  • Aging Muscle

  • Muscle and Metabolic Diseases

  • Muscle Injury and Repair

CEU’s: 6 for RMT’s

Note: Content order subject to change by the instructor

 

 


 

Program Sessions:

 

  • Review of Exercise and Sports

  • Physiology 

2014 dates tba

Monday and Wednesday nights

6:00 - 9:00pm plus self study time

Price: $ 300.00 plus13 % hst

Location: York University, Keele Campus, North York ON

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  • Review of Muscle Physiology

February 10-12-18 & 19, 2014

Monday and Wednesday nights

6:00 - 9:00pm plus self study time

Price: $ 300.00 plus 13% hst

Location: York University, Keele Campus, North York ON

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Review of Neuromuscular Physiology

March 17-19-31-April 2, 2014

Monday and Wednesday nights

6:00 - 9:00pm plus self study time

Price: $ 300.00 plus 13% hst

Location: York University, Keele Campus, North York ON

 

To Register:

  • Complete the Registration form and
  • Fax to (416) 736-5760 or
  • Email: hlln@yorku.ca or
  • Mail registration form to:

Health Leadership & Learning Network

Room 428 HNES Building

York University,

4700 Keele Street

Toronto, ON M3J 1P3

 

Please call: Health Leadership and Learning Network at 416-736-2100 x22142 for more information about the program or to inquire about group rates.