GEM is dedicated to providing a quality turn-key exercise program for people with movement disorders and their caregivers in your community. GEM Head Coach Michael Cohen will bring his years of experience as both an Olympic athlete and Olympic/Paralympic coach to your facility for an intensive, hands-on, training for your entire GEM staff.

The training includes:

  • Unique Heads-On, Hands-On Learning Model that focuses on modifying, adapting to specific health/physical needs, and executing a successful community-based exercise program

  • Introduction to GEM equipment

  • Certification as a GEM Instructor

  • Logo privileges

You do not need to have any special qualifications to join our certification class! The course includes both classroom instruction as well as hands-on training in our Parkinson’s classes. Coaches learn how to conduct a class and scale for every ability level. To attend, Coaches should be at least 18 years of age and must attend the entire length of the 9 hour seminar to be eligible for coaching certification.

At the completion of class you will be certified to teach as a GEM instructor in your own community. Coaches also have the option of becoming an official GEM Affiliate giving them online access to daily workouts by Coach Cohen.

If you decide you would rather bring Coach Cohen to your facility, there is a minimum class size of 5 coaches as well as Instructor travel fees. These fees are billed separately and will be based on actual travel costs at time of booking.
We pledge:
  • To Provide a High-Quality Exercise Program for Your Community geared to Movement Disorders and Difficulties

  • To Provide Quality Instruction focused on improving and maintaining quality of life

For information on becoming an affiliate, please CONTACT US.