• PFT-230 : Personal Fitness Internship/Test Prep

    Academic Level:
    Undergraduate
    Department:
    Nursing & Health Sciences
    Subject:
    Personal Fitness Training
    Prerequisites:
    None
    Credits:
    2
    The internship in Personal Fitness Training affords students the opportunity to learn from personal trainers, exercise scientists, athletic trainers, and owners/managers of fitness studios/gymnasiums, and current industry professionals in various types of fitness programs, including corporate fitness, wellness, and health care facilities. Students gain hands-on experience and develop health and fitness industry knowledge. Students apply their pre-existing knowledge in real-world settings by interacting with clients and professionals. Each setting or placement is unique and individualized. Students complete a minimum of ninety (90) hours in their internship placement. Students receive weekly didactic reviews in preparation for national certification exams.