The Cooper Institute

Founded in 1970 by the "Father of Aerobics"
Kenneth H. Cooper MD, MPH

Courses Law Enforcement Fitness Specialist

police officer on bike on roadThe law enforcement profession increasingly uses physical fitness as a performance measure. The professional must understand fitness assessments and standards, absolute cut point fitness scores and referencing normative data. Using fitness testing scores is critical as a qualifying factor in the hiring process.

This 4.5-day course is designed specifically for the law enforcement and public safety professional who are involved in developing and delivering physical fitness programs in their academy or department.

To expand your training from this course, we recommend the Law Enforcement Fitness Specialist and Law and Fire Injury Prevention course.
If you would like to have your Law Enforcement Fitness Specialist course manual shipped to you in advance (a minimum fee of $15.00 would apply), please contact a Program Coordinator at (800) 635-7050. Pre-study is encouraged, but not required.


CPR Required: Yes

Contact Hours: 30

Price: $695
Have 3 or more? Contact a Program Coordinator at or 800/635-7050 for group discount pricing.

This is a curriculum-based testing course. Students who complete the course and pass both the written and practical exams receive a Cooper Institute Certificate.

Continuing Education Credits:

The Cooper Institute is a pre-approved CEC provider for the following organizations.

Provider Number
American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)
Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR)
Texas Education Agency (TEA)

Course Check-In/Hours:

Day 1: (Check-in 7:30 am) 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Day 2-4: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Day 5: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Needed Items: Please wear fitness/workout attire to class each day, including shorts and a t-shirt for body composition testing. You will need to bring a calculator and your valid CPR card.

View Off-Site Law Enforcement Fitness Specialist Course Offerings

Contact us at (800) 635-7050 if you have questions or need assistance registering for the course.

Earn The Cooper Institute Certified Personal Trainer credential after taking this class. Call (972) 341-3200 and ask a Program Coordinator for education discounts.

Course Locations and Dates:

Class Location Dates  

Dallas, Texas

07/25/2016 - 07/29/2016 


Dallas, Texas

09/26/2016 - 09/30/2016 


Dallas, Texas

11/14/2016 - 11/18/2016