AFAA and the Arthritis Foundation have teamed up to bring you:
This on-demand online video workshop trains you to become an Arthritis Foundation Walk With Ease Program leader. Developed by leading experts, Walk With Ease is evidence-based, proven to help people with arthritis or other related conditions reduce pain, increase balance, strength and walking pace, and improve overall health. Some of the program goals are to understand the relationship between arthritis, exercise and pain, develop and implement a personal walking plan with realistic goals, and gather tips, strategies and resources for maintaining a long term exercise routine. Participants will also receive an Arthritis Foundation certification*, a leader's manual filled with exercise illustrations, health education information, and a 6 week walking plan. The program also includes a free app!
* Must be certified in CPR.
* Must have professional liability insurance unless covered by employer/facility.
* Must follow up with local Arthritis Foundation office to complete certification.
The Arthritis Foundation Walk With Ease on-demand online video workshop is available 24/7/365. Watch the On-Demand online video workshop and successfully complete the corresponding quiz online. You are allowed up to three (3) attempts to pass the quiz and earn the designated CEUs.
During this introductory period of January 15, 2015 through March 15, 2015, the workshop fee is $69. After March 15, 2015, the workshop fee will be $79. Successful completion of the course is worth 4 CEUs