VCU Recreational Sports is offering a Fitness Instructor Training (FIT) program to prepare students to teach and train on campus. The ACE Group Exercise Prep Course is instructed by a certified group exercise instructor. This course prepares individuals the skills and knowledge necessary to lead group exercise classes. The Group Exercise Instructor candidate will learn the fundamentals of anatomy, exercise science and group fitness instruction in a structured and supportive setting. The individual will also gain experience in public speaking, group leadership, and professional conduct. Exam fees and study materials are reduced for those who participate in the preparation course.
This course does not include the exam for certification. Participation in the course allows for a discounted rate for the ACE Group Fitness Instructor Certification Exam. Registration for the exam is completed through ACE.
Course only available for current VCU students who have already applied and been cleared to register. For more questions about our next program offering, email us at email@example.com
Fall 2017 Days of Course: This course will be offered on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday from 1-2:30pm in the Cary St Gym Wet Classroom & Group Ex Studio. Students will only be expected to attend 2 days a week depending on the format they choose to learn.
Fall 2017: We'll be teaching the following formats: Yoga, Muscle & Strength, and Cycle
Upon successful completion of the course you may interview for employment with VCU Recreational Sports.
|every Monday from 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM||Starting Mon, Sep 11 2017 and Ending Fri, Nov 17 2017||1:00 PM to 2:30 PM||Wet Classroom|
|every Tuesday from 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM||Starting Tue, Sep 12 2017 and Ending Fri, Nov 17 2017||1:00 PM to 2:30 PM||CSG Group Exercise Studio A and B|
|every Wednesday from 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM||Starting Wed, Sep 13 2017 and Ending Fri, Nov 17 2017||1:00 PM to 2:30 PM||CSG Mind & Body Studio|
Skill Level: Intermediate
Fitness Level: High