Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Group Fitness Instructor program is designed to provide the fitness instructor with additional, specialized skills in group fitness instruction in both a studio and gym setting, and will help prepare the student for national group fitness certification.
Program Notes: Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for each course listed in the Required Courses area
This program is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid. + indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites.
Program Prerequisites: None
EXS112 Professional Applications of Fitness Principles 3
EXS125 Introduction to Exercise Physiology 3
EXS130 Strength Fitness-Physiological Principles and Training Techniques 3
+EXS220 Personal Trainer Practicum 3
FON105 Nutrition Principles for Fitness Professionals 3
+ EXS190 Small Group Personal Training in a Studio Setting 2
+ EXS192 Small Group Personal Training in a Gym 2
1. Design and implement group fitness sessions appropriate for participants` goals and level of fitness. (EXS190, EXS192)
2. Develop necessary leadership and communication skills to be an effective leader. (EXS190, EXS192)
3. Design group training sessions that integrates a variety of formats. (EXS190, EXS192)
4. Demonstrate ability to lead a safe and effective group fitness class in both a studio and gym setting. (EXS190, EXS192)
+ indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites.
++ indicates that any suffixed course may be selected.
MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: 6-28-2011
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curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.