Combining Science With the Feeling Of Movement
Where it all began – Tanya Thompson
I have always been passionate about movement, anatomy, science and the skill of teaching and how these 4 elements merge to create an art. Hence the birth of my first company, Pilates Unlimited – the Art of Movement™ established 2002. Understanding the Musculoskeletal system in movement on a client specific level, enables a Professional to lead their clients effectively towards their goals with Longevity in mind. My passion for excellent quality education in order to merge the gaps within the movement industry is what ignited the Of-CourseOnline.com concept.
My objective is for Movement and Fitness Professionals to gain valuable, relevant knowledge through a platform that is user friendly, inspiring and that has their best interest at heart; Growth for all who reach out to Of-CourseOnline. The science combined with the feeling of movement lies at the forefront of the Of-CourseOnline courses and no matter what movement you teach, every single course at Of-CourseOnline.com will contribute to your Professional success.
The Of-CourseOnline.com courses cover various topics with regards to injuries, ailments, functional training, the art of brilliant teaching, understanding compensations, musculoskeletal assessment of various joints, osteoarthritis, training for effective joint stability and more. We delve deep into this work and bring the WHY behind exercise choices, movement assessment and compensatory patterns. Our purpose is to guide you towards Professional Success that will lead to client retention and successful results for your clients.
CEO & Founder – Of-CourseOnline.com & Pilates Unlimited – The Art of Movement™
Her companies are blessed with loyal clients & students that have been with her since 2002. Tanya is committed to offering a warm & inviting environment for her global Of-CourseOnline.com members & the Pilates Unlimited – the Art of Movement students. With her tertiary qualifications being in professional dance (ballet, contemporary, Spanish & jazz), she has developed & presented specialized movement & rehabilitation courses to assist health care professionals and other movement professionals in their rehabilitation or training programs.
She went on to conduct studies using an EMG & Biodex to confirm the science behind merging Musculoskeletal Movement and the Art of Teaching. The results and outcomes of the tests were revolutionary. She has inspired & assisted many Pilates instructors, Personal Trainers, Yoga Instructors, Group Fitness Instructors & Physiotherapists to improve their patients or clients results through effective, client-based movement & exercise. Her passion is continuing education for the global Movement Professionals.
She has worked in conjunction with numerous health care professionals since 2002, done intensive study of the body and anatomy and presented globally.
Her work is world renowned for being innovative, current, professional, and scientific and most importantly, interactive.
FEA offers the following courses
Training The Eye
Pregnancy and Safe Training
Working with the Actively Aging