DATE & TIME OF WORKSHOP: Friday - Sunday, March 27-29, 2015 (Friday 1:00-9:30 p.m., Saturday and Sunday 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.)
LOCATION: SUNY Cortland Student Life Center
WHAT IS IT? A three-day certification workshop including lectures, practical demonstration and written and practical exams. The curriculum includes:
Understanding Wellness; Health Screening and Risk Appraisal
Anatomy and Kinesiology
Nutrition fundamentals and weight management
Special populations and medical considerations
Listening, leadership and motivational skills
Exercise program design; Weight room/weight training skills
Fitness assessment testing procedures (3-minutes step test, sit-and-reach, push-up/abdominal crunch, body composition screening with skin-fold caliper measurement).
WHO IS IT FOR? For the aspiring and experienced fitness professional working one-on-one with exercise clients.
Early registration and pre-study is required.
Weightroom/weight training experience is strongly recommended.
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST? The workshop fee is $499.00 (less 10% for AFAA members). SUNY Cortland students pay only $349.30 since they receive a $30% discount. This fee includes the following:
3-day Certification workshop
Personal Fitness Trainer Certification Study Guide
One-year AFAA membership ($68.00 value) or membership extension to current members
Subscription to American Fitness magazine
AFAA Certified Personal Fitness Trainer certificate and I.D. card (upon successful completion of both examinations). CPR certification required before certificate is issued.
For AFAA certified professionals who which to register for CEU credit only, not for certification, the workshop fee is $255.00. Receive 15 CEU's.
Fee does not include the required Personal Fitness Training: Theory & Practice ($59.00 plus shipping)
HOW TO ORDER STUDY MATERIALS?
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If you are a SUNY Cortland student and wish to sign up for this workshop and certification exam, please call Tina at 1 (814) 866-3438 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
What if I have questions? If you have questions please contact Louise Mahar at (607) 753-4943 or send an email to: email@example.com