Courses & Programs

Aquatic Exercise Leader

COURSE CODE: HFN 137

CREDITS: 3

A comprehensive course that is designed to prepare the fitness enthusiast for the position of aquatic exercise leader and for successful completion of an international certification exam. The course includes a combination of scientifically based theoretical information and practical experience as needed to lead others safely through aqua programs. Topics include exercise science, components of fitness, injury prevention and leadership skills. Practical skills such as use of music, cueing, movement transitions, choreography development and mirror image teaching are practiced and applied to the aquatic environment.