This course helps to develop theoretical knowledge and practical skills in fitness and lifestyle appraisal and exercise prescription. Students acquire the skills to administer various assessment protocols including those of the Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology – Physical Activity Training for Health (CSEP-PATH). Personalized exercise prescription for various populations following industry standards is emphasized. Students may have the opportunity to become a recognized Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) through CSEP.
Minimum Credits: 3 Length: 75 hours Prerequisites: Either KNES 154 or KNES 110 with a minimum grade of C-(55%); KNES 206 with a minimum grade of C-(55%). Delivery Method: On-campus Cost: $358.14 Lab Fees: $82.11 Total: $440.25 Course Outline: https://sps.cotr.bc.ca/Outlines/Course Outlines/KNES270.pdf