Certifications

Summer ACE Workshops 2020 - Instructor Preparation

Recreation and Wellness is hiring for Group X Instructors and Personal Trainers! Hiring requirements include receiving and maintaining a nationally-accredited fitness certification and CPR/AED/ First Aid certification. To aid students in acquiring certified, these free online workshops provide professional development for future fitness professionals and leaders in the fitness and wellness industry.

The goal of the workshops is to prepare students to take the American Council on Exercise (ACE) certification exams. The BGSU Student Recreation Center has an educational partnership with ACE that provides workshop students with study materials, powerpoints, and a discounted exam price. The workshops are free to all full-time BGSU students. 

ACE Personal Trainer Workshop

This is designed to be a self-paced course. The instructor assigns weekly tasks and quizzes, then checks-in with participants regarding progress, questions, or concerns. There is no weekly meeting for this course, but there are opportunities to meet one-on-one with the instructor on Zoom in order to develop practical skills. 

  • Dates: June 15 – August 7
  • Location: Remote

ACE Group Fitness Instructor Workshop

This is designed to be a self-paced course. The instructor assigns weekly tasks and quizzes then checks-in with participants regarding progress, questions, or concerns. Once a week, participants meet online via Zoom to practice instructor skills.

  • Date and time: June 15 – July 24 
  • Location: Remote and Online via Zoom

Register Onlinehttps://form.jotform.com/bgrecwell/summer-workshops

For More Information:Adrienne Ansel at aansel@bgsu.edu