The Cooper Institute
 

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

 
Courses Fire Service Fitness Specialist

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.

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Topics:

CPR Required: Yes

Contact Hours: 30

Price: $695
Have 3 or more? Contact a Program Coordinator at courses@cooperinst.org 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.

Organization
CEC
Provider Number
American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)
30
652654
Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR)
30
TC001
Texas Education Agency (TEA)
30
501680

 
Course Check-In/Hours:

Day1: (Check-in 7:30 am) 8:00 am - 5:30 pm

Day 2-4: 8:00 am - 5:30 pm

Day 5: 8:30 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 Fire Service Fitness Specialist Course Offerings

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

Onsite Courses:

Class Location Dates  

Dallas, Texas

04/28/2014 - 05/02/2014 

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Dallas, Texas

12/01/2014 - 12/05/2014 

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