Northwest Technology Center - Fairview
This Health Careers Core Curriculum (Technology Center) core is required as part of this career major. Students in this major will explore the fitness industry while learning a variety of exercise techniques and how to individualize programs. They will learn the code of ethics and the legal guidelines of professional responsibilities that fitness professionals must follow. They will also learn the physiology behind fitness and exercise and how to evaluate current fitness levels using a variety of tests along with the concepts of nutrition and weight control. Students will also complete Core Healthcare Provider CPR/First Aid course as well as medical terminology, and anatomy and physiology. Additionally, the student is provided the opportunity to use the theory in practical clinical experiences.