ISAK Level 1 International Accreditation Course in Kinanthropometry
18-20 MARCH, 2021


 

ISAK Level 1 International Accreditation Course in Kinanthropometry

 

The International Society for the Advancement of Kinanthropometry (ISAK) was founded as an organization of individuals whose scientific and professional endeavour is related to Kinanthropometry. The head office is based at Universidad Catolica de Murcia, Spain (www.isak.global). ISAK (www.isak.global) is the only International working group in Kinanthropometry in the world which runs International accreditation courses in Anthropometry across the world.

The accreditation scheme is based on the concept of a four-level hierarchy, Level 1, level 2, level 3 and Level 4. Level 4 is the highest honorary Level. ISAK courses are the only International accreditation courses in Kinanthropometry, which are recognised and validated across the world.

 

This intensive, hands-on course will provide you with the knowledge, skills and confidence to collect an array of physique related information on your clients including height, weight, breadths, girths and skinfolds to an internationally agreed protocol. The course includes theory lectures and practical sessions.

The course covers different chapters mainly (1) Kinanthropometry (2) Somatotype (3) Photoscopic Somatotyping, (4) Anthropometry and Sports performance (5) Body composition (6) How to calculate Fat %  with skinfold callipers ( 7) Growth and development (8) Application anthropometry in different fields like Physiology, Nutrition, Sports, Anthropology, Physical fitness (8) Talent identification (9) Similarity and phantom "z" score (9) Anthropometry for disabled population etc with practical part of measuring different skinfold sites and segments with international standard methods and Technical Error of Measurements (TEM) .

 

For the last several years, ISAK is running the courses in India in different Universities and Sports Institutes like AIIMS Pondicherry, AIIMS-Mangaluru, Govt Medical Institutes Noida, JIPMER, ILS Hospital, Pondicherry University, Tamil Nadu Sports and Physical Education University, Ramchandra Medical College, Anna University, Annamali University, Alagappa University, Global Hospital, Bharatidashan University, LNCPE Trivandrum, and Gwalior, Kalyani University, Jadavpur University, West Bengal state University, Annamalai University, Pondicherry University, Tripura University, Sports Authority of India and many other educational institution and Hospital across India .

Similarly, Department of Physical Education and Sports Science, Manipur University (A Central University), Canchipur, Imphal, Manipur is going to organise the ISAK Level 1 International Accreditation Course in Kinanthropometry from 18th to 20th March, 2021. The Course Coordinator is Dr. Laishram Santosh Singh (Exercise Physiologist), Assistant Professor (3) Department of Physical Education and Sports Science, Manipur University, Canchipur and the course instructor is Anup Adhikari, Ph.D from Toronto, Canada, who is a level 4 Anthropometrist and Criterion Photoscopic Somatotype rater. The course registration fees are Course Fees: $70 US Dollar and last date of registration on 15th March, 2021. For more information about the course kindly contact to the Dr. Laishram Santosh Singh, Course Coordinator (8974376540), and please go through the Manipur University website www.manipuruniv.ac.in and ISAK website at www.isak.global.

 

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