Fitness Coordinator Course
Instructed by: Cpl. Bill Gibson
Date: January 20-24, 2014
Address: PCPA Headquarters Building
3905 N. Front Street
Harrisburg, PA 17110
Cost: $395/attendee (covers all class materials/textbook)
Dress: Dress for the course is casual- officers should be prepared with work out attire, as a portion of the course is held in a gym
This 40 hour Fitness Coordinator’s course and one-day re-certification is instructed by PCPA’s Fitness Consultant, Cpl. Bill Gibson (ret.).
The course will cover;
- Labor and legal issues that influence police fitness
programming and testing
- Medical screening
- Fitness testing models
- M.P.O.E.T.C. Act 120 training and testing
- Exercise prescriptions
- Setting up an exercise facility
- Developing strength and endurance safely
- Developing an "in-house" fitness program for your
- Stress management
- Body composition
The course includes a practicum and a 50 question final exam. The fitness manual, "Fitness & Health" Brian J. Sharkey, PhD . Steven E. Gaskill, Phd, publisher Human Kinetics, Sixth Edition, is included in the registration fee.
For questions about registration, please contact Ashley Crist at email@example.com or call 717-236-1059
Registration is limited to 25 students.