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Course Description

The American Council on Exercise (ACE) Group Fitness Instructor Certification Prep Course is designed to equip participants with the knowledge and skills needed to sit for the ACE Group Fitness Instructor Certification Exam and prepares prospective instructors to lead safe and effective group fitness classes. The ACE Group Fitness Instructor Certification Prep Course is required to work for Campus Recreation as a Group Fitness Instructor. The course is a non-credit, extracurricular opportunity.

Course Format

Participants will learn the fundamentals of group fitness instruction and exercising the human body through various fitness formats in the Weekend Intensive ACE Prep Course followed by 8 weeks in the Fitness Instructor Training. The Fitness Instructor Training includes ACE approved curriculum, both lecture and movement based instruction and learning, and shadowing (observational and practical). In addition to the Fitness Instructor Training, participants will also attend ONE fitness class/ONE class format regularly (shadow class) instructed by a current member of the fitness team.

General Course Requirements

  • PART 1: Weekend Intensive ACE Prep Course: February 9th and February 10th 9:00am-4:30pm (both days)
  • PART 2: Fitness Instructor Training (FIT): Wednesdays: 4:00-5:30PM & Fridays: 1:30-3:00PM (4 weeks)
  • Shadow Class: Day/time TBD (8 weeks)
  • Required Course Materials

  • ACE Group Fitness Instructor Handbook (must be purchased separately)
  • ACE Group Fitness Instructor Exam Voucher (must be purchased separately)
  • Cost of the Course

  • $150
  • *please note the cost does not include course materials

    *This course is nonrefundable

    Cost Includes

  • Admission to the Weekend Intensive ACE Prep Course
  • 8 Week Fitness Instructor Training Course
  • ACE Group Fitness Instructor Certification Exam Lecture Handouts
  • ACE Practice Quizzes, Exam Content Outline, and Exam Review
  • TXST Group Fitness Semester Pass (value: $50)
  • Access to discounted (20%) ACE Exam Voucher and ACE Group Fitness Instructor Handbook
  • Registration Deadlines

  • Registration opens November 30th
  • Registration closes February 8th
  • Please visit the SRC front desk to register or register below
  • For questions, please contact Fitness & Wellness Coordinator Angie Isernio (aci10@txstate.edu; 512-245-7209)
  • Course Description

    The American Council on Exercise (ACE) Group Fitness Instructor Certification Prep Course is designed to equip participants with the knowledge and skills needed to sit for the ACE Group Fitness Instructor Certification Exam and prepares prospective instructors to lead safe and effective group fitness classes. The ACE Group Fitness Instructor Certification Prep Course is required to work for Campus Recreation as a Group Fitness Instructor. The course is a non-credit, extracurricular opportunity.

    Course Format

    Participants will learn the fundamentals of group fitness instruction and exercising the human body through various fitness formats in the Weekend Intensive ACE Prep Course followed by 8 weeks in the Fitness Instructor Training. The Fitness Instructor Training includes ACE approved curriculum, both lecture and movement based instruction and learning, and shadowing (observational and practical). In addition to the Fitness Instructor Training, participants will also attend ONE fitness class/ONE class format regularly (shadow class) instructed by a current member of the fitness team.

    General Course Requirements

  • PART 1: Weekend Intensive ACE Prep Course: February 9th and February 10th 9:00am-4:30pm (both days)
  • PART 2: Fitness Instructor Training (FIT): Wednesdays: 4:00-5:30PM & Fridays: 1:30-3:00PM (4 weeks)
  • Shadow Class: Day/time TBD (8 weeks)
  • Required Course Materials

  • ACE Group Fitness Instructor Handbook (must be purchased separately)
  • ACE Group Fitness Instructor Exam Voucher (must be purchased separately)
  • Cost of the Course

  • $150
  • *please note the cost does not include course materials

    *This course is nonrefundable

    Cost Includes

  • Admission to the Weekend Intensive ACE Prep Course
  • 8 Week Fitness Instructor Training Course
  • ACE Group Fitness Instructor Certification Exam Lecture Handouts
  • ACE Practice Quizzes, Exam Content Outline, and Exam Review
  • TXST Group Fitness Semester Pass (value: $50)
  • Access to discounted (20%) ACE Exam Voucher and ACE Group Fitness Instructor Handbook
  • Registration Deadlines

  • Registration opens November 30th
  • Registration closes February 8th
  • Please visit the SRC front desk to register or register below
  • For questions, please contact Fitness & Wellness Coordinator Angie Isernio (aci10@txstate.edu; 512-245-7209)
  • Program Offerings

    ACE Group Fitness Instructor Certification Prep Course - Spring 2019
    Spring 2019

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