Spring 2010 Class Schedule (FLC)



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PET 411    Personal Trainer Certification: Program Design & Instructional Methodology    2 Units

Prerequisite: HEED 312 and PET 410 with grades of "C" or better; prerequisites may be met by equivalency as determined by the instructor.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 27 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to provide the student with the theoretical knowledge and practical skills needed to prepare for the American Council on Exercise's National Personal Training Certification Examination. Topics include: program design and implementation for both healthy adults and special populations, communication, and teaching techniques, injury prevention and safety, and professional responsibilities.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
T         09:00AM-10:20AM LEC K.Harrell            FLC MAIN PE 112          32165 
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Th        09:00AM-10:20AM LAB K.Harrell            FLC MAIN PE 103            


PET 415    Designing Fitness Training for the Active Older Adult    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course will teach fitness instructors how to design and implement programs that are sensitive to the physical needs of the senior population. Participants will learn how to modify exercise based on age and medical conditions. Upon successful completion of this course, students will have the theoretical knowledge and practical skills necessary to design an exercise program which is appropriate for older adults, based on age and medical conditions.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
MW        05:30PM-06:20PM LEC C.Tompkins           FLC MAIN PE 112          32124 
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PET 417    Fitness Injury Prevention and Management    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to the identification, care, prevention and management of chronic/overuse fitness injuries and basic first aid for the fitness industry instructor, or for the student of fitness or conditioning classes. This class does not deal with extreme trauma injuries that might occur in athletics.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
TTh       05:30PM-06:20PM LEC S.Heard              FLC MAIN PE 112          32125 
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Spring 2010 Class Schedule

Updated: April 30, 2010