The certified personal trainer provides customized fitness programs that include education and guidance on cardiovascular exercise and resistance training, with general advice on proper food intake and supplementation.
Industry recognized Certification
High School diploma
Master's degree in Exercise Physiology, Kinesiology, Biomechanics or Exercise Science overrides certification requirement
Basic computer operations knowledge
Basic experience cardiovascular, resistance training, and free weight equipment
Ability to adapt training protocols to various individual needs
Preferred certification (NASM, ACE, COOPER INSTITUTE, ACSM, NSCA, or AFFA).
o Within 30-day of hire, must enroll to acquire certification
o Must obtain ACE or AFFA within 90-days of enrollment
o Must obtain NASM, COOPER, ACSM, or NSCA within 120-days of enrollment
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.