2018-2019 Catalog

Certificate in Fitness Instructor (21 units)

The Fitness Instructor's Certificate is designed to meet the needs of individuals presently employed as fitness instructors in health clubs, recreation centers, YM/WCAs or corporate fitness programs. The certificate may be taken with or apart from a degree program, major or minor; and is available to students who satisfactorily complete the following requirements with a grade of "C" or higher in each course.

Requirements

A. Required Courses (19 units):

BIO 250 Elements of Human Anatomy and Physiology

3

BIO 251 Elements of Human Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory

1

KIN 111Aerobics

1

KIN 142Physical Conditioning

1

KIN 218First Aid and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

3

KIN 303Exercise Physiology

4

KIN 360Prevention and Treatment of Athletic Injuries

3 units

KIN 496Internship in Physical Education

1-3

B. Select two (2) courses from the following (2 units):

KIN 141Martial Arts

1

KIN 156Swimming/All Levels

1

KIN 170Weight Training

1

KIN 171Yoga

1