(editor's pick)AFAA Group Fitness Certification
Saturday, June 2, 2012 9 AM - 6 PM
Category: Health & Recreation, Special Event, Lectures / Seminars
Contact: Stephanie Hoffman 701.777.2943
Contact Dept: Health & Wellness, Wellness Center
Wellness Center Group Exercise Room 272/274
801 Princeton St.
Grand Forks, ND 58202
AFAA (Aerobics & Fitness Association of America) Primary Group Exercise Workshop
Date: June 2, 2012
Time: 9am - 6pm
What is it?
A review of AFAA's Basic Exercise Standards and Guidelines, anatomy, exercise science, exercise evaluation and exam criteria. The day concludes with the practical and written exams. The program format includes:
Practical application of group exercise
Study guide overview
Question and answer sessions
Who is it for?
For aspiring group exercise instructors whose training and educational background has prepared them to take the AFAA Primary Group Exercise Certification exam. (UND Wellness Center membership NOT required)
Prerequisites: Early registration, self-study before program and group exercise teaching experience. Current CPR/AED certification required before certificate is issued (The Practical Skills & Choreography workshop is a useful precursor).
Includes: Study guide (shipping additional), one-day review, written and practical exams, one-year AFAA membership or extender, including a subscription to American Fitness magazine.
What does it cost?
The workshop fee is $299* (less a 10% discount for current AFAA members. Corporate affiliate discounts may not be combined).
This fee includes:
Primary Group Exercise Certification Study Guide (shipping additional)
Full one-day Certification Review
Certification examinations (written and practical)
One year AFAA membership ($68 value) or membership extension to current members and a print or digital subscription to American Fitness magazine (does not include postage to addresses outside of the U.S.)
AFAA Certified Instructor certificate and I.D. card (upon successful completion of both examinations)
For AFAA certified professionals who wish to register for CEU credit only, not for certification, the workshop fee is $85. Receive 5 CEUs.
STUDY MATERIALS *
Fitness: Theory & Practice (2010) textbook, $69 (required)
Exercise Standards & Guidelines Reference Manual (2010), $39 (recommended)
Practice Test for Primary Certification (2010), $20 (recommended)
Primary Group Exercise Instructor Deluxe Study Package - above three items for $109
The Practical Way (DVD) $20
Register here: http://www.afaa.com/302.afa?SID=0002761095474711736009649686084355795305928151334343883
Wellness Center membership is not required and Temporary Parking passes will be offered to non-UND participants.
Parking InformationUnless special parking arrangements have been stated above, off-campus guests for this event may use the pay-as-you-go option in the Parking Ramp (corner of 2nd Ave N and Columbia Road), the Visitor Lot (off Centennial Drive), or a Parking Meter. Parking in any other parking lot on-campus requires a parking pass which can be purchased directly through UND Parking Services, Twamley Hall Rm 204 (M, W-F 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM and Tu 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM).
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