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NSCA Certified Special Population Specialist® Exam Guide

Certified Special Population Specialists (CSPS®) are fitness professionals who, using an individualized approach, assess, motivate, educate, and train special population clients, including those with chronic and temporary health conditions. Become a certified personal trainer, then pursue this advanced personal trainer certification. CSPS individuals train clients with medical conditions such as metabolic disease, autoimmune disorders, cancer and cardiac arrest, and address the needs of prenatal and postpartum personal training clients.

The Certified Special Population Specialist® (CSPS®) exam is comprised of 100 scored and 10 non-scored* multiple-choice questions that tests candidate’s knowledge in the following four domains:

– Basic Pathophysiology and Science of Health Status, Condition, Disorder or Disease (40%)
– Client Consultation (19%)
– Program Planning (31%)
– Safety, Emergency Procedures, and Legal Issues (10%)

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*Disclaimer: *CSPS® and Certified Special Population Specialist® are registered certification marks of the National Strength and Conditioning Association. Neither the NSCA CSPS® Exam Prep course, the associated app and study materials, Pocket Prep, Inc., or any entity or persons associated therewith, have any affiliation with, or any recognition, sponsorship, or endorsement by, the National Strength and Conditioning Association, and no expectation of any particular results or success from use of the NSCA CSPS® Exam Prep course materials may be attributed to NSCA, expressly or by implication.