The Clayton State University Department of Recreation & Wellness is proud to host the Aerobics and Fitness Association of America’s (AFAA) APEX Weekend for the second consecutive year.
According to Lisa Williamson, assistant director of Recreation & Wellness (Fitness & Wellness), “We are thrilled to welcome AFAA back to ClaytonState in 2014! Hosting fitness certifications on campus assists in promoting ClaytonStateUniversity to the local community and provides on campus opportunities for our students to become certified fitness professionals.”
AFAA certifications and workshops being hosted during the APEX weekend include: Personal Fitness Trainer Certification (Feb. 21 to Feb. 23), Group Exercise: the Practical Way Workshop (Feb. 21), Primary Group Exercise Certification (Feb. 22), Kickboxing Instructor Certification (Feb. 22), and Practical Pilates Workshop (Feb. 23).
All certifications and workshops will be hosted in the ClaytonStateStudentActivitiesCenterFitnessCenter. Registration is currently available on AFAA’s website http://www.afaa.com
by searching the Atlanta area.
AFAA is the world's largest fitness and TeleFitness® educator. Since 1983, AFAA has issued more than 300,000 certifications to fitness professionals from 73 countries worldwide. Each year, health clubs and studios host in excess of 3,000 educational workshops nationwide. AFAA is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC). The DETC is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the U.S. Department of Education; and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). This meets IHRSA's 2005 recommendation on accreditation for fitness certification organizations. AFAA is proud to be granted full status with the National Board of Fitness Examiners (NBFE), additional accreditation by Vital Research and membership in the Institute for Credentialing Excellence (ICE), formerly known as NOCA. AFAA also adheres to all AmericanCollege of Sport Medicine (ACSM) guidelines.
Please visit: http://www.clayton.edu/recwell/Fitness-Center/Group-Exercise
for links to certification registrations. For more information, contact Williamson at firstname.lastname@example.org