Personal Training 2.0 – Skinfold Clip WORKSHOP (Langley – October 20, 2013) – 8 BCRPA CEC’s

the NeXT level – Personal Training 2.0 Workshop (Anthropometric Measurement Techniques)

calipersThis long-awaited workshop will set the foundation for Personal Trainers in body composition analysis with this workshop on Anthropometric Measurement Techniques! Learn how to take accurate skinolds with calipers and calculate a client’s PERCENT BODYFAT. This workshop is “one of a kind” and guaranteed to take your job as a personal trainer to “the NeXT Level.” We’ll start with the core techniques of taking accurate blood pressure and resting heart rate, and then refresh on how to take critical girth measurements to calculate Body Mass Index (BMI) and Waist-to-Hip Ratio (WHR). We will then move into learning to taking the most 9 common skinfold clips accurately and efficiently.

Once techniques have been learned properly and data recorded, we’ll learn how to properly coach clients on what the data means – health risks (normative values) – and how to address it through program design. We will also look at some of the work by a prominent Canadian researcher and find out the ideas of where we store our fat on the body is indicative of lifestyle habits – and how to address the key areas for change!

You’ll also receive a 50+ page course manual which includes norms values and calculations for all areas measured.

Date: Sunday, October 20, 2013
Time: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Fitness Unlimited, Langley
BCRPA CEC credits: 8
Course Fee: $99 (+tax) = $103.95 (Introductory price!)
Presenter: Aaron Tews, B.Sc. (Kinesiology) –

To register, if you have a question, or if you would like the course outline, please call (six-zero-four) 736-9858 or email

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BCRPA Approved Weight Training Course – October 25-27, 2013 in Langley

kinesiologists.ca_smallThe BCRPA Approved Weight Training Course (Langley):

Date: October 25, 26, 27, 2013
Time: Friday (5:30pm-8:30pm), Saturday & Sunday (9am-5pm)
Location: Fitness Unlimited – 20501 Logan Ave, Langley, BC V3A 4L8
BCRPA CEC credits: 16
Course Fee: $299 (+ tax) = $313.95
Presenter: Aaron Tews, B.Sc. Kinesiology
To register: Call 604-736-9858 or online:


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Approved Proctors List for BCRPA Fitness Theory Exam

With BCRPA’s mandate to separate education from evaluation, BCRPA requires that approved proctors have no relationships with the exam candidates, nor any relationships with those who provide fitness education.   Approved exam proctors:

    • doctors
    • registered nurses
    • engineers
    • lawyers
    • accountants
    • notaries
    • librarians
    • university and college faculty and instructors
    • high school teachers
    • school principals and vice principals
    • the clergy and
    • business establishment owners

Want to use one of the above to proctor your exam?  For proctor approval registration application: Click Here >>

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2 Spots remaining – BCRPA Fitness Theory Course, Fitness Unlimited, Langley (October 4-6)

KIN-BCRPAThe October 4-6 BCRPA approved Fitness Theory Course by Aaron and KINESIOLOGISTS.CA at Fitness Unlimited in Langley is almost full – 2 spots remain!  If you are interested in attending, call immediately (six-zero-four) 736-9858.  For those already registered, we look forward to meeting you and assisting you with the BCRPA fitness certification process.

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Job Opportunity in Langley – Membership Coordinator (PT)

fu_logoFitness Unlimited in Langley ( has a job opening as a membership coordinator for Thursday, Friday nights and Saturday & Sunday days.  Anyone interested in getting their foot in the door at this facility can email for contact information and who to send resume to ( Please do not contact facility directly.

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Now offering Practice Exams for BCRPA Fitness Theory

Are you unsure if you are ready to write the BCRPA Fitness Theory online exam?  We have a solution!  Try our new online practice exams. We currently have 3 practice exams available (with more to come shortly).  Click here for more information or to order:

Please note: These are for practice only and do not guarantee successful completion of the official NFLA exam through BCRPA.

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