Trainings & Certifications

Get certified here, on campus! We offer: Personal Training Prep Course, Group Fitness Instructor Training, individual Group Fitness certification courses, and more. See below for current offerings.


Group Fitness Instructor Training (GFIT)

group fitness instructor training fall 2017

Mandatory Information Session Wed, Sept. 6 at 3:30 p.m.
Course Dates: Mondays & Wednesdays, Sept. 11 – Oct. 25 | 3:30 – 5:30 p.m.

The group fitness instructor training course is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to successfully complete a national certification exam and become a group fitness instructor. Topics include exercise physiology, anatomy, nutrition, techniques for cueing and instruction, and music awareness. Participants will receive practical experience in group instruction and feedback through a mentorship program. Prior teaching experience is not necessary, but participation in a variety of group fitness formats is required. Certification exam is not included in the cost of this course. Sessions will meet Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. Participants are required to attend the mandatory information session on Wednesday, Sept. 6 at 3:30 p.m. in order to continue through the course.

Current USF Students: $60 | Campus Recreation Members: $75

Registration closes Sept. 7 at 5 p.m.
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