PLEASE NOTE: the text, Essentials of Strength Training and Conditioning, Third Edition, is required for successful completion of this module, but is not included with this version. Purchase this version only if you already own the text.
This interactive module is designed to help you prepare for the CSCS Certification Exam. A virtual seminar leader, Mark Johnson, will lead you through the material in the module, giving you hands-on experience and pinpointing the information you'll need as you prepare to take the exam. The module includes a glossary of key terms, which are hyperlinked to the lessons. It is supplemented by the Essentials of Strength Training and Conditioning, Third Edition, text.
In this final module, Mark defines the factors used in test selection, such as test validity and reliability, and describes how to apply them. He then gives you an exercise in matching the type of test and specific tests to specific sports. Mark follows this with a description of the important factors in good test administration. He ends this module by explaining the statistics used to interpret test results and how to apply them. A posttest follows.