Northwest / Southwest Regional Conference - ONLINE

Learn, participate and network with colleagues while earning CEUs. Hosted by the state/provincial directors and regional coordinators, this local event brings cutting-edge research and application to your backyard.

May 29, 2021 | 0.7 CEUs Category A



The NSCA wants to assure you that your health, safety and well-being is our highest priority. We have determined it best to hold the event online via Zoom. We will notify you by e-mail with more details. Please visit the link below for Zoom Instructions.

**Registration will close May 28, 12pm Mountain Time.** 

Zoom - Instructions HERE

Hosted by:
Catherine King, MSc, CSCS, *D, NSCA-CPT,*D

Victor Brankovich, MS, CSCS,*D, RSCC*D


Event Itinerary - Saturday, May 29 - Pacific Time Zone
7:30 AM - 8:00 AM
Online Check-in
8:00 AM - 8:15 AM
Opening Remarks
8:15 AM - 9:15 AM
Create Your Own Path; Breaking Traditional Role Modelling in S&C
by Tulshi Varsani, MSc

Learning Objectives:
- Current trends in S&C
- Bias is everywhere
- Play the game but re-write the rules
- Change starts within

9:20 AM - 10:20 AM
Developing a System For Speed in Team Sports
by Kris Robertson, CSCS

- Manging volume and intensity for strength, speed, and power
- Understanding the physiological adaptions of speed
- Understanding strength thresholds for speed in men and women
- Understanding the balance between the physiological and the technical components of speed

10:25 AM - 11:25 AM
Training Considerations for Collegiate Baseball Pitchers - An Annual Overview
by Isaac Salazar, MS, CSCS,*D

This presentation will cover the system that is administered during an athlete's time at Fullerton, to help maximize athletic performance in the sport of baseball.

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
A Holistic Approach to Police Officer Health and Performance
by Rebecca Swan, MRSc, CSCS, TSAC-F

Learning Objectives:
- Attendees will be able to identify elements that can impact police officer health and performance. Police officers faces different stressors than many athletes which can impact their success and development in the gym.
- Attendees will start to develop an understanding on how to adjust their approach to programming to meet individual officer wellness needs.
- Attendees will be able to identify how police officer fitness priorities change from pre-hire to retirement.

12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Lunch Break
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
NFL Draft Preparation
by Pete Bommarito, MS, CSCS

- Identify detailed movement and speed training specific to the NFL Combine and Pro Day workouts.
- Review weight room workouts and overall periodization models custom to each athlete preparing for the NFL Draft.
- Learn specialty aspects of NFL draft preparation, such as skills and position work, medical, regeneration, and recovery.

2:05 PM - 3:05 PM
Louisville Women’s Soccer - Full Season Soccer Development Program
by Caryn Robbins, MS, CSCS

This session will share the off-season, in-season, and conditioning and recovery methods I use with the women's soccer team at the University of Louisville.

3:10 PM - 4:10 PM
Realizations on the Road to Recovery: The Role of a Strength & Conditioning Coach in ACL Reconstruction Rehab
by Joel Jackson, MSc, CSCS

Learning Objectives:
-The importance of communication between the different members of the IST
-Timing and selection of exercises as the athlete progresses
-The value that force plates can bring to the process
-The influence that athlete buy-in has on a successful outcome


Thru May 18 After May 18
NSCA Member Rate $75 $110
Student Rate $40 $50
Non-Member Rate $95 $130


  • Frequently Asked Questions

    As a registered attendee, will I receive a recording of the online event? 
    Yes. You will receive a recording within 1 week after the event to review anything you may have missed. You will have access for one year. 

    If I miss some of the online event will this affect my CEUs?
    No. You will receive a recording after the event to review anything you may have missed, therefore receiving the full Category A CEUs. 

    Will I receive a Certificate of Attendance? 
    Yes. A certificate will be emailed to you approximately 2 weeks after the event.

    How do I report my CEUs?
    The NSCA will automatically apply the CEUs to your NSCA Account. If you need to report CEUs elsewhere, you may use the Certificate of Attendance.

    Can anyone register for this event? 
    Yes. Anyone who is interested in an NSCA Event can register. 

    Do I need a Membership to register?
    No. You only need an NSCA Account to register. If you do not have one, you can create one for free.

  • Anti-Discrimination and Anti-Harassment
  • Cancellation Policy

    All refund requests must be submitted in WRITING and should include the reason for cancellation. NO refunds will be accepted via phone. A 50% refund will be granted on or before the early registration date. NO REFUNDS will be given after the early registration date. 

    You can submit your request to:  

  • Online Platform

    Zoom - Instructions HERE

    Your Zoom invitation will be sent to the email in your NSCA account the week prior to the event.  Be sure to check your spam folder.

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