Personal Trainer - Exercise & Fitness Specialist Course Information Session
Date: Sunday April 17, 2015 9:30 AM
Location: Berliner Hall RM 0117
For more information call: (516) 463-7600
The Academy of Applied Personal Training Education (AAPTE) has been to providing an educational experience that merges theoretical science(s) and practical skill(s) training since 1996. We provide an educational course of study specifically designed to prepare the aspiring fitness professional for this evolving and emerging profession.
In addition to face-to-face classroom education, students participate in hands-on practical training modules in a state-of-the-art health club. This is where the theoretical and practical aspects of assessing, teaching, initiating, analyzing and progressing exercise and practiced.
AAPTE’s unique educational curriculum provides comprehensive course work introducing students to current, relevant, scientific information relating to the human body, human performance, and methods of implementing safe, effective and efficient client centered exercise programming, instruction and methods of exercise progression.
AAPTE COURSE HIGHLIGHTS Seventy five (75) hours of classroom theory
(*includes twelve (12) hours of anatomy, meeting the prerequisite for AAPTE CPT-EFS Exam eligibility)
*NOTE: Those with prior coursework in anatomy or a current nationally recognized personal trainer certification are exempt from the prerequisite course.
**CERTIFICATE OF COURSE COMPLETION (certificate is not a certification)
Upon completion of the course and meeting the attendance requirements (participant may only miss two lecture modules and one lab module), participants will receive a Certificate of Course Completion from Hofstra University Continuing Education and the Academy of Applied Personal Training Education. This course is perfect for those seeking professional knowledge and planning to sit for the AAPTE CPT- EFS Exam. Attendance at this course is not an eligibility requirement to sit for the AAPTE CPT-EFS Exam; nor does attending the Personal Trainer Course guarantee the candidate's success in completing the AAPTE CPT-EFS Exam.
*PERSONAL TRAINER-EXERCISE & FITNESS SPECIALIST CERTIFICATION EXAM: This course is not a requirement to sit for the AAPTE Certified Personal Trainer - Exercise Fitness Specialist (CPT-EFS) Exam, but is recommended for those seeking a classroom and practical skill learning experience as well as those preparing to sit for the AAPTE CPT-EFS exam leading to Nationally Accredited Certification. Participation in the personal trainer – exercise and fitness specialist course does not guarantee a candidate's success in passing the AAPTE CPT- EFS Exam. Visit www.aapte.org for exam eligibility requirements.
*PRE-REQUISITE ANATOMY COURSE SPRING 2015 2/23 & 2/25 6:30 - 9:30 PM - 2/28 9:30 - 4:45 PM at Hofstra University, Hauser Hall RM109
Those planning to sit for the AAPTE CPT-EFS exam (FOR DETAILED EXAM INFORMATION PLEASE GO TO THE CERTIFICATION LINK) must meet the prerequisite requirement for anatomy. *Those with prior anatomy or a current nationally recognized personal trainer certification are exempt from the prerequisite Anatomy course. A transcript or proof of certification must be submitted to the AAPTE via fax @ 516 222 0004.
SPRING 2015 All lectures listed incorporate a fifteen minute break. (course order subject to change)
|LECTURE No.||DATE||HAUSER HALL ROOM 109 SUBJECT||SCHEDULE|
|ONE||3/2||WELCOME & INTRODUCTION||6PM-7PM|
|MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY - MEDICAL CONCERNS||7PM-10PM|
MEDICAL CONCERNS CONTINUED - SPINAL MECHANICS
CLIENT ASSESSMENT - HEALTH SCREENING
|FOUNDATIONS OF RESISTANCE TRAINING BIOMECHANICS||7PM-10PM|
FOUNDATIONS OF RESISTANCE TRAINING BIOMECHANICS - JOINT RANGE OF MOTION FLEXIBILITY, STRETCHING
|PHYSIOLOGY OF HUMAN PERFORMANCE||7PM-10PM|
|EXERCISE PROGRAM DESIGN||7PM-10PM|
EXERCISE PROGRAM DESIGN AND PROGRESSION
|INTRODUCTION TO NUTRITION THEORY AND APPLICATION part 1||7PM-10PM|
|BUSINESS OF PERSONAL TRAINING AND BASIC PSYCHOLOGY CONCEPTS FOR THE PERSONAL TRAINER - INDUSTRY GUEST SPEAKER||7PM-10PM|
|ELEVEN||4/2||REVIEW (NUTRITION part 1)||6PM|
|NUTRITION CONTINUED part 2||7PM-10PM|
|TWELVE||4/7||COURSE SUMMARY REVIEW||7PM-10PM|
HANDS ON TRAINING SPRING 2015 Dates
1. 3/15 9:30 - 11:30 BUILDING: HAUSER HALL - 12:30 - 430 OPTIMUSS FITNESS
2. 3/22 9:30 - 11:30 BUILDING: CV STARR 0310 HALL - 12:30 - 430 OPTIMUSS FITNESS
3. 3/29 9:30–4:30 OPTIMUSS FITNESS (Labs incorporate a 1 hour break)
OPTIMUSS FITNESS Optimuss is located at 333 Earle Ovington Blvd. Uniondale, New York 11553. It is a large building (Omni) on your left when entering from Hempstead Turnpike heading to Nassau Community College. There is a parking garage for parking. Please do not parking reserved spot. The facility is located on the lower level of the Omni Building. Please arrive 10-15 minutes prior to start time. (lab location subject to change)
Please note that there are no make-up classes unless the AAPTE or Hofstra must cancel a class. For closures due to weather emergencies, call (516) 463-SNOW. In that event, dates and times of make-up classes will be announced.
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FOR EXAM DATE LEADING TO CERTIFICATION GO TO http://aapte.org/certification-cpt-efs
The AAPTE Certification Exam is for those seeking Nationally Accredited Personal Training Certification Credential.
For more information and exam registration call:516-222-0001 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org