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2020-2021 College Catalog 
2020-2021 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

FSS 291 - Fitness and Sport Sciences Internship

3 Credits, 7 Contact Hours (1 lec., 6 lab)

Volunteer fitness professional field experience at an approved work site. Includes communication in the fitness facility, positive work attitudes and practices, fitness professional ethics, fitness professional systems, and professional development. Also includes employment strategies, final evaluation, employment interview, and fitness professional field experience.

Prerequisite(s): FSS 208 , FSS 218 , FSS 234  (or FSS 234A  and FSS 234B ), FSS 236 , FSS 276 , and FSS 277  or concurrent enrollment.
Information: May be taken concurrently with above prerequisites in the last semester. Designed for students in their final semester of course work in the Fitness Professional Certificate program. This course requires approximately 90 hours of supervised internship time at two or more facilities, in addition to weekly one hour lecture periods.