Turn your passion for fitness into an exciting career by becoming a Become a Functional Training Instructor for Aging Adult.
To take the Functional Fitness for Seniors course, you must have completed a Basic Theory course and having and YMCA certification in Personal Trainer certification, Group fitness certification or Aquafitness certification.
The purpose of this section is to show fitness instructors how to lead safe, effective and dynamic group classes for seniors in their area of expertise.
Theory (10 hours of virtual classes):
Practical (14 hours of virtual classes):
Students must complete an online final theory exam at the end of the course.
Participants must hold a valid Heartsaver® CPR AED with Child Module or with Child & Infant Modules certification in order to obtain their Functional Training for Aging Adults Certification.
This information applies to the 2020 session.
1YMCA Members: 15% discount on regular price.
2F.I.T. manuals are included in the price. Taxes will apply on manuals only.