DIGITAL COURSES TO HELP YOU MASTER SPECIALTY PROGRAMMINg

Programming: Principles Digital Course

Programming: principles

This introductory program design course focuses on fundamental strength and conditioning principles. Simplify these concepts by examining the rationale behind each programming element and its proper application.

This course will provide you with a solid foundation and is a recommended prerequisite to the OPEX Coaching Certificate Program (CCP).

Programming Mixed Modal Athletes Online Course

Programming: Mixed Modal Athletes

Master programming for elite athletes with the most comprehensive course on competitive functional fitness to date. This course introduces principles, logic, and order to the sport.

Whether you’re a coach or an athlete, this course will teach you everything you need to know about the sport of competitive functional fitness—most importantly, how to win at it.

Programming: Movement Specialty Course

Programming: Movement

This specialty course teaches you to coach movement with purpose and bridges the gap from the academic model of human movement to the practice of coaching clients in the real world.

Learn a principle-based framework for observing, describing, assessing, understanding, and incorporating movement into a client’s fitness program.


Why Take An OPEX Specialty Course?

With so many gimmicks and promised quick fixes in the fitness industry, coaches face the challenge of deciphering truth from trend, and effectively coaching clients with evidence-based principles.

The OPEX Specialty Courses give you the skills to design niche programming and serve a diverse clientele. Whether you’re looking for more tools to improve movement for your clients’ everyday function or develop elite level athletes, OPEX’s functional training program design has you covered.

Investing in your education not only gives you the confidence to communicate with clients and guide them to the results they desire, but it ensures that you build your coaching practice for long-term success.

James FitzGerald in OPEX Gym CCP
Study at own pace

Study At Your Own Pace

Gain access to the entire course for a lifetime, allowing you to revisit the core concepts as often as needed.

Gain Practical Knowledge

Gain Practical Knowledge

Once you sign up, you’ll gain access to theory and practical application through course videos, instructional guides, and avatar-based sample programming.

Collaborate with Coaches

Collaborate with Coaches

Connect with coaches and get support from OPEX Instructors in the course forum. In addition, you’ll receive 30 days of exclusive access to “Daily Coaching Conversations” within our membership site.

Earn CEUs

Earn CEUs

Each course concludes with a quiz confirming your new knowledge and offering CEUs with several certifying bodies, including NSCA, NASM, ACSM, ISSA, CanFitPro, and more.

“OPEX Specialty Courses are just that, programming for specific client goals. Whether you have a client who wants to build specific strength or movement capabilities, the Specialty Courses offer you the tools to help them achieve that unique goal. Each course offers specialty program design-focused coaching education rooted in the core OPEX program design principles.”

– Carl Hardwick, OPEX CEO