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National Academy of Sports Medicine Announces New Certified Wellness Program to Support Overall Mental and Physical Growth

January 11, 2022

New program fuses innovation with evidence-based strategies, empowering coaches to create a holistic health and wellness experience. The National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM), a global leader in fitness certifications, has announced its newest program, Certified Wellness Coach (NASM-CWC). The 100 percent online program will integrate state-of-the-art tools with expert guidance backed by a deep understanding […]

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Ascend Learning Named One of Phoenix Business Journal’s 2021 Best Places to Work

January 6, 2022

Ascend Learning continues to be an innovator in the fitness industry, creating a positive work culture for its employees and stakeholders. GILBERT Ariz., December 21, 2021 — Ascend Learning, the leading provider of integrated learning solutions which includes three Phoenix-based fitness and wellness brands, was recently named one of Phoenix Business Journal’s best places to […]

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Advanced Practice Education Associates (APEA) joins ATI, poised to serve nursing programs with entry-level to advanced-practice tracks.

December 13, 2021

Nurse Practitioner (NP) employment expected to grow 5.2% annually during the next ten years; ATI poised to accelerate NP development and certification  Advanced Practice Education Associates (APEA) has joined ATI Nursing Education, who will continue providing industry-leading learning tools for nurse practitioners (NP) and nurse practitioner students, similar to ATI’s focus on undergraduate nursing students.   “APEA positions us to support even more nursing students and helps us meet increasing demand for nurse practitioners (NPs) who can help fill the growing primary care provider gap,” said Sean Burke, Sean […]

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Active IQ wins Exporter of the Year Award

November 22, 2021

Ascend Learning brand Active IQ has been recognized as Exporter of the Year Award at the sixth annual FAB 2021 Awards, organized by the Federation of Awarding Bodies, the trade association representing the collective interests of the UK’s qualifications and assessments industry.  The ‘Exporter of the Year’ award recognizes the success of an organization’s exports […]

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Cultural Connection: Recognizing Veterans Day with Mark Williamson

November 10, 2021

Veterans Day originated as “Armistice Day” on Nov. 11, 1919, the first anniversary of the end of World War I. Congress passed a resolution in 1926 for an annual observance, and Nov. 11 became a national holiday beginning in 1938. Unlike Memorial Day, Veterans Day pays tribute to all American veterans — living or dead […]

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