HWE 250 ACE Personal Trainer Prep

2 Credit Hours • 37.5 Contact Hours (15 Lecture, 22.5 Lecture/Lab Combination)

Note: Must have Instructor recommendation to enroll

Provides the student with theoretical knowledge and practical skills in preparation for the American Council on Exercise (ACE) national certification exam in personal training. Topics include guidelines for instructing safe, effective, and purposeful exercise, essentials of the client-trainer relationship, conducting health and fitness assessments, and designing and implementing appropriate exercise programming.