Group Exercise Instructor

Group Exercise Instructor

Short-Term Technical Certificate - Curriculum Code 3004

This certificate program will prepare students to successfully complete national certification exams in a wide venue of exercise instructor exams. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by LCCC's University Partnership.

For more information about this certificate, please contact Lisa Augustine at 440-366-7352 or  

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BIOG 115    Body Structure and Function 3
HLED 153 First Aid and Safety 2
HLED 181 Nutrition and Weight Management 2
HPED 173 Biomechanics of Resistance Training 3
HPED 172 Exercise Management for Special Populations 2
HPED 166 Group Exercise Instructor 3
HPED 285 Practicum and Seminar –
Health, Physical Education >
PEFT 151 Lifetime Fitness 1
PEFT 131 Spinning * 1
PEFT 132 Zumba * 1
PEFT 133 T-Bow * 1
PEFT 161 Body Toning * 1
PEFT 163 Step Aerobics * 1
PEFT 165 Cardio-Kickboxing * 1
PEFT 166 Combo Kickboxing/Step Aerobics 1
PEFT 167 Pilates * 1
PEFT 168 Abdominal Workout * 1
SDEV 101 College 101 ^ 1
Total Credit Hours: 23

1. > Indicates that this course requires a prerequisite.
2. * Indicates that a student may select any four of the courses listed for a total of 4 credit hours.
3. ^ A student must register for the orientation course when enrolling for more than six credit hours per semester or any course that would result in an accumulation of thriteen or more credit hours.

Established January 2002
Revised      August 2012
Effective     August 2012

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