Workshops and Certifications

Campus Recreation partners with some of the most credible fitness organizations to offer teacher trainings for aspiring group fitness instructors and personal trainers. If you've been thinking about pursuing a fitness certification, we encourage you to visit one or more of the following websites. 

National Exercise Trainers Association

The Aerobics and Fitness Association of America 

Yoga Fit International

Upcoming Professional Fitness Certifications and Workshops at Wright State University

NETA Group Exercise Certification Workshop -- Saturday, July 23, 8-5:00 p.m.

Learn basic academic and practical application of teaching group exercise classes. No teaching background required. Workshop registration includes a full-day review, written exam and two-year accredited certification.

Barre Connect Specialty Certification -- Sunday, July 24, 8-5:00 p.m.

In this 1-day, NETA Specialty Certification you will learn the fundamentals necessary to design safe and effective multi-level Barre Connect classes. Leave with a deep understanding of the science, technique, and 4 main components behind Barre Connect. Discover how to connect the components of Ballet & Dance Technique, Yoga Postures, Functional Strength Exercises, and Cardiovascular Training to create a FUN, total body workout.

Workshops open to both Wright State and non-Wright State affiliates.  WSU students and employees should send an e-mail to for assistance with registration.