DNS Strength Training 1 is a course designed for clinicians and fitness professionals who consistently utilize weight training with their clients, athletes, and with themselves.
This is the first of thee courses in the DNS Strength Training track. Typically, there is one DNS Strength Training 2 and one DNS Strength Training 3 offered per year. DNS ST3 will premier in 2024. The only DNS ST2 next year is at Portland State University on May 19-21st. For more information, click here.
The purpose of this course is to help attendees apply the powerful principles of DNS to sports performance through strength training. In this course, we will cover basic DNS concepts such as developmental kinesiology (the foundation of DNS), Functional Joint Centration, trunk stability (IAP). We will We will also cover most of the "big" lifts in strength training - hinging (deadlifts to the kettlebell swing), pressing, pulling, and squatting.
Attendees of this course will have a sound understanding of the basic DNS concepts, be able to utilize multiple DNS competent in multiple DNS test as well as exercises based in developmental kinesiology. In addition, attendees will be able to apply the powerful DNS concepts to common strength training movements such as the deadlift, bench press, and squat.