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Fitness and Health Certificate 

Earn a Fitness and Health Certificate from Mission. Learn about nutrition, strength training, exercise equipment operation, and how to instruct exercise clients. Use this certificate to launch your career. Graduate with a deeper knowledge about how to help others meet their fitness goals.


Fitness and Health Certificate
Course Description Units
Complete the following core courses totaling 12.5 units
KIN 66 Exercise Prescription and Program Design 3.0 Units
KIN 67 Techniques of Fitness Instruction 3.0 Units
KIN 079 or 068 Lifetime Fitness or Sport Psychology   3.0 Units
NTR 015 Human Nutrition or Nutrition for Physical Activity 3.0 Units
HOC 004 First Aid/CPR

.50 Units

Complete any of the following electives totaling at least 3.00 units
KIN 069 Stress Management through Fitness and Lifestyle 3.0 Units
KIN 081 Sport in Society 3.0 Units
BUS 051 Intro to American Business 3.0 Units
BUS 023 Social Media Marketing 3.0 Units
Complete any of the following KIN activity courses totaling at least 2.00 units: Fitness, Dance, Combatives, Individual Sport and/or Team Sport.
Fitness and Health Certificate Completion: Total Units: 17.5
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