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TSAC Research Column – July 2021
By Dustin Dunnick, PhD, CSCS | April 29, 2022

This article is part of a continuing series of tactical strength and conditioning (TSAC) research reviews. It is designed to bring awareness to new research findings of relevance to tactical strength and conditioning communities.


Energy System Training
By NSCA's Essentials of Tactical Strength and Conditioning | April 22, 2022

This excerpt from NSCA's Essentials of Tactical Strength and Conditioning aims to educate on some fundamentals of energy systems training in tactical personnel.


Post-Injury Training to Essential Job Demands for Firefighters
By Dr Michael Waller, PhD, CSCS, NSCA-CPT, FNSCA, Dustin Dunnick, PhD, CSCS, Andrew Shim, EdD, CSCS,*D, Tim Piper, EdD, CSCS,*D, and Robert Townsend, MS, CSCS,*D | April 15, 2022

This article explores a return to duty program for the tactical facilitator to implement with injured firefighters.


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How to Improve Ankle Dorsiflexion and Calf Strength for Better Performance
By Nick Tumminello, NSCA-CPT | April 15, 2022

This article highlights four non-traditional calf exercises that can immediately be used in strength programs for improving calf strength while also increasing ankle dorsiflexion mobility.


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Certification

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NSCA certifications are for dedicated, knowledge-hungry, hardworking strength and conditioning professionals. When you have an NSCA credential on your resume you elevate yourself. You become the standard that employers seek when hiring strength and conditioning positions. NSCA certifications can help differentiate you from the competition while joining the ranks of some of the top experts in the industry. If you’re ready, rise to the occasion. Equip yourself with the tools needed to apply evidence-based research to positively impact the health, lives, and athletic performance of others. .

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