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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

www.acefitness.org

The Aerobics and Fitness Association of America 

Yoga Fit International

Upcoming Professional Fitness Certifications and Workshops at Wright State University

NETA Personal Trainer Certification Workshop February 27-28, 8-5:00 p.m.

This two-day workshop includes demonstration and practical application of one-on-one training. Workshop will cover exercise science review, communication skills, exercise pro-gramming, health assessments and more. Registration includes, written exam and two-year certification. NETA’s Personal Trainer certification is accredited by NCCA.

NETA Group Exercise Certification Workshop March 12, 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.

NETA Indoor Group Cycling Certification Workshop, March 13, 8-3:00 p.m.

NETA's Indoor Group Cycling specialty certifica-tion covers all the basics of teaching cycling classes, including setting up the room, manag-ing a variety of situations and the many body positions for a safe but challenging ride. Other key topics include contra-indications, terminology, class formatting, music selection and cueing.

Visit www.netafit.org to learn more. Send an e-mail to jennifer.turpin@wright.edu for assistance with registration.