The Fitness Instructor Training Program

Certificate Program Overview (Core Courses + Electives = 24 credit hours)

Core Courses

FIT Certificate Required Courses - 21 Credit Hours
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
HFE 150 Contemporary Health Issues 3
HFE 151 Standard First Aid and CPR 2
HFE 170 Fitness/Human Performance Profession(s) 1
HFE 171 Exercise Science One 3
HFE 250 Nutrition for Wellness 3
HFE 270 Exercise Program Design 3
HFE 271 Exercise Science Two 3
HFE 278 Application of Fitness Instruction 2
HFE 279 FIT Internship 1

Elective Courses

FIT Certificate Elective Courses - 3 Credit Hours Needed
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
HFE 120 Physical Fitness 1
HFE 176 Strength and Conditioning Principles 2
BUS 150 Introduction to Business 3
CIS 110 Computer Literacy 2
MGT 205 Creative Problem Solving 3
PSY 151 Introduction to Psychology 3
PSY 250 Human Development Over the Life Span 3