Courses & Programs

Health and Fitness Facility Management

COURSE CODE: HFN 192

CREDITS: 3

PREREQUISITES: Prerequisite: None

This course is designed to prepare the student for a management role in a health and fitness facility. The course includes discussion of human resource management, equipment purchasing, facility design, sales and marketing, financial management, program design and management, safety and legal issues, and facility management. Students will review and examine health and fitness facility standards and guidelines of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM). Students will be required to shadow managers at two different health and fitness facilities.Prerequisite: None