National Institute of Fitness Studies

50 + Course Team

Course details

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“Fitness 50”
This Premium course is created to train the community over age of 50, the most neglected age group of a fitness facility because of lack of knowledge & skills to train, fear of complications, fear of existing disease etc.
Whereas fitness of this community is most important as we can prevent disease progression, cut down medical expenses. Proving that age is just a number.
This course is co-created by Dr. Marc Richard (PhD USA) & DR. Rupam Sinha (MPT India), Dr.Meghna Sharma ( MPT India), Dr. Pallab Kanti Nath ( MD India)
This is the sum of 20 years of experience & practical skills, course is completely based on 1000 s of latest evidenced based studies of reputed international researches over geriatric population, module is 70% practical & 30 % theory. Guidelines & approval of the summery is based on – Geriatric society of India, Arthritis foundation protocol (USA), Riverside County Department of Aging (USA), Balance (USA), Indian Physiotherapist Association, APTA (USA), Exercise Is Medicine (USA), American Heart Association & various resources.
Who can be benefited by this course?
People of 50+ age
Community Health Providers
GYM Trainers & Personal Trainers
Doctors/ Physiotherapists/ nurses/ Occupational therapists
Entrepreneurs planning to open GYM/Fitness facilities for the people over 50 years of age
Home service providers & freelancers 
*Note: Physiomax Fitness Pvt. Ltd may immediately absorb skilled participants on upcoming project
Course Duration: 16 Hours
Fee structure: NIFS Students: 6500/
NIFS Privileged Students: 5000/
Non NIFS Students: 9000/
Certification:  Non exam based
Immediate Post Completion
Lifetime validity/ International Recognition
Payment Modes: ECS/ Cheque/ NEFT/ Credit & Debit Card/ Cash/ Paytm/ phonepe/Gpay/ UPI & BHIM

Professor, Dr.Marc Eisman, B.Sci, D.C., Health and Fitness Guru

Dr. Marc Eisman graduated Cornell University with a B.S. in Life Sciences on the Dean’s list. He later obtained a Doctorate in Chiropractic graduating Magna Cum Laude from Cleveland Chiropractic College in Los Angeles, California. Dr. Eisman attained an Associate Professorship at Southern California College of Chiropractic and taught Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy for eight years whilst maintaining three very successful practices in Beverly Hills, California.  Dr. Marc migrated to Australia opening several Gyms and Fitness centers based on Chiropractic principles. He has published many articles pertaining to Health and Fitness while serving on the Board of Fitness New South Wales, Australia as well as the State Advisory Board of Community and Special Populations Community. He served on several Gold’s Gym Advisory Boards. Dr. Marc lived and practiced chiropractic abroad in Australia, India, Indonesia, Sweden and Egypt.

Dr.Rupam Sinha (MPT)

Dr.Rupam Sinha, Founder Physiomax Gym (, NIFS kolkata & NIFSFITMEET, ( Master of Physical Therapy (Musculoskeletal Disorder,Certified Musculoskeletal Manual Therapist (Aus), Certified Personal Trainer (NCCA USA), Certified Transformation Specialist (UK), Certified Sports Nutritionist (NCCA USA), Certified dry needling practitioner ,Certified kettlebell trainer, Regional Instructor of Dynamic Taping (MKT USA),Member of ACSM, International Medical Author,
Co founder of NIFS, First Contact Pain management Practitioner, Sports Injury Rehab practitioner & Fitness Educationalist, having 12 years of Industry exposure, Ex- Central government Employee turn entrepreneur, health Care provider in Aditya Birla Group, Regional Ambassador of Bodypower India(East)

Dr. Meghna Sharma (MPT)

Managing Director of Physiomax Fitness Pvt Ltd, Co-founder & Faculty-NIFS, Clinical Incharge-Physiomax Clinic,Meghna is a physical therapist who has earned her master degree in musculoskeletal disorders from HNB Garhwal University,Dehradun (North India) in 2008 with first class. She has done her research on exercise science in  Isokinetics. Following which she entered the fitness industry by joining VLCC and continued with her services there for one year. Gaining her experience in the fitness world she established a company “Physiomax” together with Rupam Sinha in 2009.Today with her extensive knowledge of the field and skills acquired through the years, she is the proud owner of three fitness centres under the banner “Physiomax” spread in different corners of Kolkata.

She is also spreading awareness on the importance of a certified personal trainer and urging fitness trainers from around eastern India to get themselves certified by a recognized fitness institute. She also take lectures for fitness trainers and physios for updation of knowledge and setting them in par with the international standards of fitness trainers.


Dr.Pallab Kanti Nath ( MD Kolkata)

Consultant anaesthesiologist, Intensivist and Pain Physician 
MD (Anaesth), SENIOR RESIDENCY (Anaesth and Critical Care), both from Medical College, Kolkata