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Broadview University is now offering a 12-month certificate in Muscle Activation Techniques.

This is a 36 credit program and can be completed in as few as 4 quarters. This program is offered online with a lab component.

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Broadview University has collaborated with Muscle Activation Techniques® (MAT®) to deliver an online, module based pathway towards MAT® Certification.

These 12 week, self-paced modules conclude with a required, 2-day lab at the state of the art MAT® Headquarters in Denver, CO. All online coursework must be successfully completed to attend the 2-day lab and test for certification.

The NEXT Lower Body Module begins on January 7th - Required lab is on March 30-31, 2019. REGISTER NOW!

The Cervical, Hand and Foot Module begins on January 14th –required lab is April 6-7, 2019. REGISTER NOW!

Looking for MAT® Continuing Education Credits? Check out our Online MAT® Refresher course which fulfills the annual MAT® CEC requirement.

What is MAT® ?

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  • A revolutionary approach to the assessment and correction of muscular imbalances, joint instability, and limitations in range of motion within the human body.
  • A non-invasive technique, designed to balance the muscular system of people of all ages.
  • A unique systematic format used to "jump-start" the muscles in order for them to function with maximum efficiency.

Approved CEUs

NASM (National Academy of Sports Medicine)

Both the Lower Body and Upper Body modules are approved for 1.9 CEUs upon completion of the lab.

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COAPTA (Colorado Chapter of the American Physical Therapist Association)

The Lower Body module is approved for 10 CEU credits. CEU Locker #CEUL017558

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CATA (Canadian Athletic Therapists Association)

The Lower Body module is approved for 48 CEU credits.

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What you need to know...

Suggested completion time is 12 weeks. However, those with advanced training and education in a related field and/or those with significant time to study may be able to complete the module more quickly. All participants are required to have successfully completed and passed the online training portion prior to attending the required 2-day lab and test for certification.

2-day certification labs require a minimum of 10 participants. In the event of low enrollment, registrants will have the opportunity to schedule the next available certification lab.

Registration is $3195. In addition, participants will be responsible for purchasing their text book and responsible for travel and accommodations to attend the lab.

Refresher Courses can be used every other year to fulfill the annual MAT® CEC requirement. The cost of each Refresher course is $895. You can start anytime and the course will remain open for 12 weeks. You are required to complete the course within 12 weeks to receive MAT® Continuing Education Credit.

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MAT® Lower Body Module

(MAT340 Applications and Assessment of Lower Body Muscle Function, 120 hours)

MAT® Upper Body Module

(MAT350 Applications and Assessments of Upper Body Muscle Function I and II, 120 hours)

MAT®Trunk and Spine Module

(MAT360 Applications and Assessment of Trunk and Spine/Muscle Function , 120 Hours)

MAT® Cervical, Hand and Foot Module

(MAT370 Applications and Assessments of Cervical Spine and Small Motion Muscle Function, 120 Hours)

MAT® Refresher Courses

MAT® Specialist Lower Body Refresher

(MAT345 — Specialist Lower Body Refresher, 40 Hours)