The Fundamentals of Structural Assessment provides fitness professionals with a step-by-step process for assessing clients for the twelve most common musculoskeletal imbalances that can cause muscle dysfunction, joint discomfort and movement limitations. Created by world renowned corrective exercise expert Justin Price, this course teaches you how to apply essential assessments with clients in real-life fitness settings to help you understand how musculoskeletal imbalances can affect a client’s ability to perform exercises and activities of daily living successfully.

In this course you will learn:

  • Various techniques for assessing the musculoskeletal system (i.e. verbal, visual and hands-on)
  • A step-by-step process for assessing the feet, ankles, knees, lumbo-pelvic hip girdle, thoracic spine, shoulder girdle, neck and head
  • How musculoskeletal imbalances can cause muscle dysfunction, joint discomfort and movement limitations
  • How musculoskeletal imbalances can affect the function of the entire body
  • How to record the results of a client’s musculoskeletal assessment

The Fundamentals of Structural Assessment contains:

  • The Fundamentals of Structural Assessment digital text material
  • The Fundamentals of Structural Assessment videos
  • The Fundamentals of Structural Assessment online tests

The Fundamentals of Structural Assessment is Module 1 of The BioMechanics Method® Corrective Exercise Specialist course available through FitPro. It is available for purchase as a standalone course to enable students to learn about musculoskeletal imbalances and assessments while also providing an affordable option for those interested in earning a Corrective Exercise Specialist credential (i.e., TBMM-CES). The remainder of the TBMM-CES course components, which are also available through FitPro, includes: 

The BioMechanics Method® Corrective Exercise Specialist course is a step-by-step learning program. It is recommended that the course modules be completed in order to optimise the learning experience. If you choose to complete all five components of the program, you will receive a certificate from The Biomechanics Method signifying your competency as a Corrective Exercise Specialist (TBMM-CES).

CPD/CEC Information

CIMSPA - 8.5
ACE – 1.3
PTA Global - 12
Fitness Australia - 6
Reps UAE - 7
CSEP – 15
NETA – 13
ISSA - 13
BOC – 5.5 Cat A
Virginia Board of Physical Therapy – 5.5 Type 1
ACSM - 13
(Please Note: ACE-approved courses are also eligible for CECs with NFPT, YMCA, NESTA, and WITS; Eligible for CECs with NASM and other organizations upon petition.)

Additional Information

This course contains online lessons, digital text material, step-by-step video instruction and demonstrations, client assessment forms, self-check activities, and online tests. When accessing the course, you will find a list of printable downloads with each lesson under the course downloads tab. Digital material not itemised in the downloads tab is not printable.

Purchase price includes all online materials, unlimited test retakes if needed, and 12 months access to the course itself. Paid access extensions are available if desired. Online courseware is non-refundable.

By purchasing The BioMechanics Method courseware through FitPro users agree to receiving email communications from The BioMechanics Method regarding their courseware purchase.

About The BioMechanics Method

The BioMechanics Method® (TBMM) educational courses are the fitness, exercise and health industry’s preferred choice for corrective exercise education. TBMM courses combine musculoskeletal assessments, functional anatomy information, corrective exercise techniques and life coaching strategies to create a simple system that makes it easy for professionals to help clients exercise effectively and move without pain and limitations.

The BioMechanics Method Corrective Exercise Specialist (TBMM-CES) course is the highest-rated corrective exercise specialist certification based on independent reviews by verified professionals. It is the most comprehensive training program in the field of corrective exercise and related specialty areas such as orthopedic exercise, injury prevention, pain reduction and functional training.

Personal trainers, fitness professionals, coaches, athletic trainers, Pilates instructors, yoga teachers, physical therapists, massage therapists, doctors, physiotherapists, chiropractors, professional sports teams, coaches and college and university professors in over 70 countries use The BioMechanics Method.