The American Council on Exercise (ACE) Personal Training Certification Prep Course is designed to equip participants with the knowledge and skills needed to sit for the ACE Personal Trainer Certification Exam. Upon successful completion of the program, participants will have demonstrated knowledge and skills in exercise science, human anatomy and physiology, client monitoring, exercise progression and regression, instructional and coaching techniques, program development and design, exercise form and execution, basic nutrition, and motivational cueing among other health and fitness related topics. Full-time degree seeking students who complete the ACE Personal Training Certification Prep Course will be eligible to audition for hire at Texas State University Department of Fitness & Wellness. If hired, a nationally recognized personal training certification will be required.
Participants will learn the fundamentals of personal training with ACE approved curriculum, including both lecture and movement based instruction and learning in this 9-week course. Participants can expect to be in class three hours per week and commit to at least two hours outside of class to be successful in this course and adequately prepare for the ACE Personal Training Certification Exam. The course is a non-credit, extracurricular opportunity.
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*Cost does not include course materials or exam voucher
*This course is nonrefundable
Schedule not set for ACE Personal Training Certification Prep Course - Spring 2019