Myofascial Compression Techniques Foundations (MCT)

$ 800.00

Myofascial Compression Techniques (MCT) are TriggerPoint’s revolutionary form of self myofascial release that systematically restores tissue elasticity, and enhances fluidity and function, resulting in pain reduction, reduced risk of injury, and performance enhancement. MCT can be utilized with a wide array of clients- from the weekend warrior to the advanced athlete.

MCT Programming can range from general areas of the body, to specific programming including the Ultimate 6+ areas. This can be used in conjunction with a movement assessment, or based off of specific training protocols.

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Description

Myofascial Compression Techniques (MCT) are TriggerPoint’s revolutionary form of self myofascial release that systematically restores tissue elasticity, and enhances fluidity and function, resulting in pain reduction, reduced risk of injury, and performance enhancement. MCT can be utilized with a wide array of clients- from the weekend warrior to the advanced athlete.

MCT Programming can range from general areas of the body, to specific programming including the Ultimate 6+ areas. This can be used in conjunction with a movement assessment, or based off of specific training protocols.

This course will take you through the Ultimate 6. The Ultimate 6 are the six muscles (Soleus, Quadriceps, Psoas, Piriformis, Pectorals, Thoracic Spine) that influence biomechanics the greatest. By manipulating these six keys muscles, your body can achieve structural integrity, thus creating a platform for optimal performance and injury prevention. This course also includes what is referred to as the plus areas, the plus categories (Calf, Soleus/Calf, Anterior Tibialis, Pernoneus, Inner Quad (VMO), Latissimus Dorsi) also play a major role in movment and will add to the overall effectiveness of treating the body systematically.

Learning Objectives: 

MCT Programming can range from general areas of the body to specific programming including the Ultimate 6+ areas. This can be used in conjunction with a movement assessment, or based off of specific training protocols.

  1. Understand and define MCT and why it is applicable to fitness and performance
  2. Understand contraindications and the safety of MCT
  3. Appropriately position and guide clients through MCT
  4. Properly program and implement MCT into any exercise regimen

Course Procedures: 

1. Register for course

2. Login to course

3. View Online Video

4. Read online support & content

5. Take online exam

6. Download your certificate

Course Content: 

MCT- Corporate Culture – Video

MCT- Introduction – Video

MCT-Tips for Success – Video

MCT- SOLEUS – Video

MCT-CALF- Video

MCT-CALF-SOLEUS – Video

MCT-PERONEALS – Video

MCT-TIBIALIS ANTERIOR – Video

MCT- QUADS – Video

MCT-VMO – Video

MCT-PIRIFORMIS – Video

MCT-PSOAS – Video

MCT- Lats – Video

MCT- PECTORALS – Video

MCT-THORACIC SPINE – Video

MCT-CONCLUSION – Article

MCT Foundations – ExamTest

Remark: All online material can only be accessed using desktop or laptop computer. iPhone, iPad, Windows Phone or Android devices are not supported.

Additional information

Location

Online Study

CEUs

None

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