This course is designed to provide theoretical knowledge and practical skills in preparation for a national certification exam in group fitness instruction. Topics include guidelines for instructing safe, effective, and purposeful exercise, essentials of the instructor–participant relationship, principles of motivation to encourage adherence in the group fitness setting, effective instructor to-participant communication techniques, methods for enhancing group leadership, and the group fitness instructor’s (GFI’s) professional role. Exam cost is NOT included in course registration nor does it guarantee a passing result on the exam.
Date: February 27 - April 24
Time: 3:00 - 5:00pm
Location: CRWC Room 1038
FREE TEXTBOOK rental to the first 5 students registered. Register here
Deadline to Register: Wednesday, March 6
ACE Group Fitness Instructor Textbook
You will be responsible for ordering from acefitness.org/acestore
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