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FIT Academy

FIT Academy

To Register: 

Sign-up at the front desk. Payment required at time of registration.

$99+tax (Cash/Check/Credit Card)

Contact Malinda Williams for more information at mdwilliams@ou.edu or 325-3053.

Course will be offered three times a year, Fall, Spring and Summer. 


FIT Instructor Prep Course Additional Information:


Eight-Week course preparing participants to take the National Exercise Trainers Association (NETA) Fitness Instructor Certification Exam.  This certification is accredited and nationally recognized.  Provides credentials for employment opportunities nationwide.  Individuals successfully completing the training may apply to work for Fit+Rec as a FIT Instructor.

Prep Course Includes:

  • 8-Week Training Course

  • Weekly 2-hour training

        1-hour discussion based on material in the NETA Fitness Professional’s Manual

        1-hour hands-on practical training covering skills needed to successfully and safely teach     fitness classes for mixed-level participants.
  • All NETA Fitness Instructor training materials

  • FIT Pass

  • Opportunity to apply to be a FIT Instructor after four weeks of training (includes an audition)

Employment Includes:

  • CPR/AED Training

  • Certification Support

  • Ongoing Continuing Education Opportunities