The fire service 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 fire service professional involved in planning or delivering physical fitness programs in their academy/department. Stay for the Law and Fire Injury Prevention workshop.
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.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. If you would like to have your course manual shipped to you in advance (a minimum fee of $15.00 would apply), please contact us at 972/341-3200. Pre-study is encouraged, but not required.
Earn The Cooper Institute Certified Personal Trainer credential after taking this class. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 972/341-3200.
Fire Service Fitness Specialist Topics:
CPR Required: Yes
Price: $695 Group discounts available! Contact us at email@example.com or 972/341-3200.
Day1: (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
Continuing Education Credits: 30
The Cooper Institute is a pre-approved CEC provider for the following organizations.
ACSM - 30
CDR - 30
TEA - 30
11/14/2016 - 11/18/2016