Industry partners BodyWell Institute and Fitness Science Australia have joined forces to bring you face to face workshops and certification courses in a range of areas, such as; strength & conditioning, olympic lifts, nutrition, supplementation and complimentary medicine, as well as specialised exercise physiology workshops.
Fitness Science founder, Dr Chris McLellan brings an unprecedented level of experience and expertise to FSA with over 18 years working in professional Rugby League, AFL and Rugby Union around the world while maintaining an active involvement in elite sport through current positions as the Sports Science Coordinator at the Brisbane Lions and the chairperson of the Australian Rugby Union – Bond University Sports Science & Sports Medicine Committee.
Dr Mac’s education background includes a PhD in Exercise and Sports Science, a Master’s degree in Physiotherapy, a Bachelor of Exercise Science and Certificate III and IV in Fitness qualifications. Dr McLellan is also a nationally and internationally accredited Olympic Weightlifting Coach, Sports Power Coach and Strength & Conditioning Coach. His research areas of interest include acute and chronic adaptation to strength and power training, hormonal adaptation to blunt force trauma and collision during contact sports, sports nutrition and performance enhancement strategies incorporating environmental extremes.
Dr Chris McLellan from FSA, and BodyWell Institute director, Dane Ivicevic, recognise the need for specialist courses for fitness professionals and university graduates. Click the box on the right to learn more about these courses and find out about the next course date!