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Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

FTNS 142 Certification Review Lab

2 credits
This course offers preparation for certifications offered by the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), the American Council on Exercise (ACE), and the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA).

Prerequisites: Instructor permission

Quarters Offered: Summer

Student Outcomes/Competencies:
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Describe safe and effective methods of exercise by applying the fundamental principles of exercise science
  • Write appropriate exercise prescriptions
  • Identify motivational techniques to assist  individuals with initiation and maintenance of healthy behaviors
  • Identify areas of risk and the necessary management of risk in the fitness industry
  • Identify errors in exercise performance and techniques

Total Hours: 30 Lecture Hours: 10 Lab or Clinical Hours: 20