Physical Best Workshops

Overview

Physical Best is a comprehensive health-related fitness education program developed by physical educators for physical educators that focuses on: 

  • Educating all children regardless of athletic talent, physical and mental abilities or disabilities 
  • Moving students from dependence to independence for their own fitness and health 
  • Promoting regular, enjoyable physical activity
  • Workshop Descriptions
Essentials of the Presidential Youth Fitness Program (PYFP)

Provides teachers with the foundational elements needed to successfully implement the Presidential Youth Fitness Program in his or her school. 
$3,250 (full day)

Physical Best Gets FITT

An introduction to the Physical Best program and how the strategies employed can be used to teach health related fitness concepts in the physical education setting. You'll also learn how to adapt other activities to the Physical Best activity format. 
$2,000 (half day)

Assessment with FITNESSGRAM

This workshop includes information on FITNESSGRAM® philosophy, components, and protocol administration, as well as hands on instruction with FITNESSGRAM® software. Participants will also learn basic strategies from the Physical Best program for the perfect blend of fitness and fun
$2,900 (full day)/$2,000 (half day)

Physical Best Health Fitness Specialist Certification

A full day course with a focus on successful teaching strategies using the Physical Best program model. Certification provided upon successful completion of post-workshop exam (min. score 80%). Includes an overview of FITNESSGRAM® assessment protocols and strategies for tracking data. You'll also find plenty of activities to help you integrate fitness education and assessment into your existing curriculum.
$3,250 (textbooks not included)

For more information please contact Education & Research team at education@shapeamerica.org or 1-800-213-7193 x489