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This course includes the e-book Foundations of Physical Activity and Public Health. The e-book format allows readers to bookmark, highlight, and take notes throughout the text. The e-book is accessed through a link embedded in the online course.
Developed with the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) and the National Society of Physical Activity Practitioners in Public Health (NSPAPPH), this interactive online course will help you prepare for the Physical Activity in Public Health Specialist (PAPHS) certification exam. It’s also a perfect resource for health and fitness professionals looking to better understand the role of physical activity in public health.
The course addresses six core competencies: partnerships, data and scientific information, planning and evaluating, intervention, organizational structure, and exercise science in public health settings. Featuring detailed case studies and real-world scenarios, it will help you develop your decision-making and problem-solving skills.
Course for those preparing for the ACSM/NPAS Physical Activity in Public Health Specialist (PAPHS) exam; continuing education resource for health promotion specialists, public health practitioners, fitness professionals, and others interested in health promotion, especially at the population level.
American College of Sports Medicine
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