Fitness Certification - CKW YMCA

Fitness Certification

Become a Fitness Leader the YMCA Way

YMCA Certified Fitness Instructors are in demand!

YMCA Fitness Instructors are recognized across Canada. Employers and fitness leaders look for the YMCA Seal of Approval. The YMCA offers you the opportunity to obtain a certification in Group Fitness and Personal Training.

*Course costs are subject to HST.

Please note:  Each course requires a weekly apprenticeship class.  All courses require 100% attendance.

Personal Trainer 

Participants will learn to to deliver safe and effective programs to clients one on one. Exercise experience in the weight room is required. 

Please note:  There is a 6-10 hour requirement of self-study and practice per week.  This course will be in classroom and on-line.

TBD

Staff Fee: $436.80

Member Fee: $530.40

Non-Member Fee: $624.00

 

Aquatic Fitness

Participants will learn how to deliver safe and effective aquafit classes.  50 hours of aquafit fitness participation within the last year is required.

Please note:  There is a 6-10 hour requirement of self-study and practice per week.  This course will be in classroom, in pool and on-line.

Returning Fall 2019

Member Fee: $297.50

Non-Member Fee: $350.00

 

Cycle Instructor

Participants will learn how to deliver safe and effective group cycling classes.  50 hours of Cycle participation within the last year is required.

Please note:  There is a 6-10 hour requirement of self-study and practice per week.  This course will be in classroom and on-line.

Returning Fall 2019

Member Fee:            $300.00
Non-Member Fee:     $425.00

 

Strength Course

Participants will learn how to deliver safe and effective strength classes.  50 hours of participation in a group fitness strength class, HIIT class and/or TRX, within the last year is required.

Please note:  There is a 6-10 hour requirement of self-study and practice per week.  This course will be in classroom and on-line.

Location:  A.R. Kaufman YMCA

October 19 - November 16, 2019

Tuesdays from 6:00pm - 9:00pm
October 22 and 29, November 5 and 12

Saturdays from 9:00am - 3:00pm
October 19 and November 16

Member Fee: $300.00

Non-Member Fee:  $425.00