Personal Trainer/Strength and Conditioning Certificate
Course Requirements for Personal Trainer/Strength and Conditioning Certificate
Units required: 28
The program includes a minimum of 28 units of specified coursework. All courses listed must be completed with a "C" or better. A suggested order of classes is listed below.
Courses in parentheses are prerequisites.
||Kinesiology (BIO 022)|
|(3)||KINS 152||Physiology of Exercise (BIO 131 or equivalent)|
|Sociology of Sport
Sport and Exercise Psychology
|(3)||KINS 156||Care of Athletic Injuries|
|(3)||FACS 113||Nutrition and Metabolism (BIO 010; CHEM 001A or CHEM 006A)|
|(2)||KINS 144||Analysis of Weight Training|
|(3)||KINS 132||Planning, Designing and Managing a Fitness Center|
||Scientific Bases of Physical Conditioning|
||Cardiovascular Testing and Exercise Prescription (KINS 152 or instructor permission)|
|Assigned Field Experience in Kinesiology
Directed Field Experience in Kinesiology
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Strength and Conditioning
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