ATC picCertificate Programs

Athletic Trainer Aide I

The Athletic Trainer Aide I Certificate provides minimal experience necessary to assist High School Athletic Trainers and Athletic Health Care Providers in the community. Students desiring a Bachelor's Degree (transfer program) should consult with an advisor to discuss transferability of courses. For more information please contact Andy Paulin (909.274.4878 or apaulin@mtsac.edu).
REQUIRED COURSES:
KIN 3 First Aid and CPR (OR) KIN 5 Advanced First Aid/CPR/Emergency Response 3.0
KIN 19 Introduction to Care/Prevention of Activity/Sports-Related Injuries 3.0
KIN 34 Fitness for Living 3.0
KIN 92 Work Experience - Athletic Training 2.0
  TOTAL UNITS 11.0

Coaching

Coaching cert picThis certificate program is intended to prepare students for employment as high school (walk-on) coaches, but is appropriate for coaches at various levels. For more information please contact Melinda Bowen (909.274.5308 or mbowen@mtsac.edu).
REQUIRED COURSES:
KIN 13 Sports Officiating 3.0
KIN 34 Fitness for Living 3.0
KIN 44 Theory of Coaching 3.0
KIN 81 Work Experience for Coaching 2.0
  TOTAL UNITS 11.0
 Exit Requirement: First Aid and CPR Certification


Fitness Specialist/Personal Trainer

PT cert picThe Fitness Specialist/Personal Trainer Certificate prepares students for careers as personal trainers, health/fitness professionals in corporate fitness facilities, wellness centers and public/private health clubs. The Fitness Specialist/Personal Trainer Certificate curriculum is designed to prepare students who wish to take exams offered by the American Council on Exercise (ACE), the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) and other nationally recognized organizations. Technical skills necessary for implementation of safe, effective and motivational physical fitness program are presented. For more information please contact Chris Jackson (909.274.4556 or cjackson@mtsac.edu).
REQUIRED COURSES:
NF 10 Nutrition for Personal Health and Wellness 3.0
KIN 15 Administration of Fitness Programs 2.0
KIN 24 Kinesiology 2.0
KIN 38 Physiology of Exercise for Fitness 3.0
KIN 39 Techniques of Fitness Testing 2.0
KIN 40 Techniques of Teaching Cardiovascular Exercise 2.0
KIN 41 Techniques of Teaching Weight Training 2.0
KIN 85 Fitness Specialist Internship 1.0
  TOTAL UNITS 17.0
Recommended Electives:
DNCE 39A Alignment and Correctives 0.5