Catalog 2017-2018 
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Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

FTNS 230 Fitness Externship

4 credits
The Fitness Externship provides an opportunity for students to work in a health, fitness, recreational, or therapeutic facility of interest to the student. The focus of this course is on leadership and the student’s ability to integrate delivery of training with teamwork.

Prerequisites: FTNS 210  

Quarters Offered: All

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

  • Demonstrate the knowledge, skill, abilities, and talents required for an entry level personal trainer
  • Design and implement an integrated medical-performance training model for multiple clients with various knowledge, skill, and abilities
  • Motivate, coach, and direct  clients towards  functional transformation while optimizing their ability to perform activities of daily living, recreation, and athletics

Total Hours: 120 Practicum or Internship Hours: 120