Welcome to the new ExerciseProfessional.com
- New look!
- New additions to the curriculum!
- The Course Library is now “Essential Courses”
- Introducing “Specialization Programs”
- Soon we will adding “Guest Lectures”
- A separate subscription option with entirely different content is now available.
Choose what you want to learn
- Courses can be purchased as levels or one course at a time, in any order, at any rate of learning.
- Only interested in one topic? You never have to purchase anything else!
- The delivery of information is decades in the making. The graphics, and animations unparalleled in the exercise professional education industry.
New to ExerciseProfessional.com, Specialization Programs are courses for advanced and focused study on specific topics of value and interest to exercise professionals.
Each program is composed of one or more modules containing one or more progressive lessons.
Each is presented by one or more experts with decades of both practical and teaching experience in the field.
- Beginning in late 2023 on ExerciseProfessional.com.
- Shorter presentations by experts in their respective fields.
- Each offering insights and perspectives via lectures, interviews, etc.
Currently over 100 hours of content in the “Essential Courses” Library including…
Muscle Mechanics I, II, & III
The Realities of Joint Forces
Chain Mechanics: “Bringing Closure to Closed Chains!”
Equipment Analysis I & II
The Exercise Equation™
Resistance Mechanics I, II, & III
The myths & realities of posture
Pec/Rib cage/GH Mechanics
Strength Profile Research
Squat mechanics & “segmental proportions”
The Functional Continuum®
The Exercise Continuum®
The ExerciseProfessional.com subscription is a separate service with entirely different content. It offers both education and a degree of entertainment comprised of a wide variety of informal video recordings of lectures, live classes, interviews, in-services, research, vintage television fitness shows, and more.LEARN MORE
Tom Purvis, PT
Tom Purvis has over 40 years of practical experience as both a Physical Therapist and Personal Trainer with over 51,000 contact hours assisting individuals that span the entire Functional Continuum, from incapacitated to professional athlete. He has been formally educating exercise professionals nationally and internationally since 1989, earning him the title Trainer to the Trainers®. Tom has consulted on the design and manufacture of exercise equipment for industry leaders such as Cybex, Nautilus, and Bowflex. He also has over 30 years of television experience as a talk show guest, show host, and 14 years as the host of Bowflex infomercials worldwide.Learn More
J. Calvin Johnson, MD
J. Calvin Johnson has over 31 years of practice performing 21,789 surgeries with the last 25 years primarily focused on knees and shoulders including ACL reconstruction of the knee including anterolateral reconstruction, Rotator cuff repair, Glenohumeral labral repair, On-call trauma surgery.Learn More
Steve Hess, MS
Steve has been featured on NBA Inside Stuff, All-Access with Ahmad Rashad, NBATV and The Eating Network. He also has his own workout segment on the Altitude Sports & Entertainment network and has been featured on all Denver major news channels as well as the Denver Post, Rocky Mountain News and the Wall Street Journal.Learn More
Charlie McMillin, MS, MS, PhD
In addition to decades of hands-on practical experience with clients spanning the entire Functional Continuum, Charlie McMillin is currently heavily involved in formal research in the area of selection and management of machine-based resistance training dosages for patients with chronic disease. This includes developing and validating ratings of perceived exertion, qualitative and quantitative machine analysis, and qualitative symptom management.Learn More
Michael Bridges, MS, CSCS, FAFS, RTSm
Michael Bridges is formerly an F/A-18D Weapon Systems Officer in the Marine Corps for nine years and was a Human Performance & Wellness Coordinator for a Special Operations unit for ten years. He has served as a strength coach to both collegiate and professional athletes in hockey, basketball, lacrosse, soccer, golf, and tennis.Learn More
Scott Kneller, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT, FAFS, CSCS, RTSm
Scott Kneller Began his career working for Athletes’ Performance in Tempe, AZ providing physical therapy services to a wide range of people. Scott has decades of experience throughout the continuum of care including inpatient rehab, acute care, and outpatient orthopedics. He was formerly a physical therapist for the NFL and U.S. Army Special Forces.Learn More