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Want to become a group fitness instructor?

YMCA Calgary has the Cycle leadership designations running this Fall!

YMCA Keyser Cycling Certification – Learn to lead indoor cycling classes.  You will receive the Keyser Cycle manual as part of the course.  You must have completed the YMCA Basic Theory or AFLCA Fitness Theory course as well as the YMCA Fundamentals of Group Fitness course to participate.  Currently group fitness certified instructors also qualify to participate in this course.

November 16th – 8:30am-5:30pm – course code 85311 – $150.00

For more information on becoming a fitness instructor, please talk to your branch fitness director.

www.ymcacalgary.com or call 403-269-6701 to register.

Become a Certified Fitness Instructor this summer!

If you love fitness, this just might be your next step! Become a YMCA Fitness Instructor  and lead yourself and others to health!

Basic Theory – July 9, 10. 11, 16, 17, 18 – (24 hrs ) 6:00pm-10:00 pm | course code 72917. Learn Anatomy, movement mechanics, training techniques and the fundamental elements of becoming a fitness professional.

Group Fundamentals – July 21st  (8hrs) 8:30am-5:00pm | course code 72920. Learn how to plan and teach effective, group based classes to adults

Aqua Stream – Aug 7-9 (8 hrs) 5:30-9:30 pm | course code 72918. Water fitness is a great way to exercise no matter what kind of shape you or your participants are in.  Learn how to educate participants on setting their own pace and intensity using the buoyancy of the water and how the resistance of the water acts in all directions on  muscles to create a well balanced workout.

*Please note that all trainings will take place at our new Saddletowne location – 7556 Falconridge Blvd. NE.

For more information or to register please call 403-781-1684.