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Career and Technical Education (CTE)

HEALTH AND EXERCISE SCIENCE


Students will be able to design, implement, modify, track and update personal fitness training programs based on individual needs. Students learn how to integrate anatomy and physiology, nutrition, equipment function, and individual body assessment into a personal fitness plan.

UNITS OF STUDY

  • Orientation and Safety 
  • Injury Prevention and First Aid
  • Understanding Wellness
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Electrical/Electronic Systems
  • Biomechanics and Kinesiology
  • Exercise Science
  • Fitness Screening and Evaluation
  • Nutrition
  • Strength and Circuit Training
  • Cardiovascular Training
  • Individual Fitness Design
  • Communication Skills
  • Ethics
  • NYSED: CDOS Units 
  • Career and Financial Management

CAREER AND COLLEGE PATHWAYS

Employment Opportunities
  • Entry level personal fitness and training positions
  • NYS Career Zone: Fitness Trainer and Aerobics Instructor
  • NYS Career Zone: Athletic Trainer
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Further Educational Opportunities
  • Genesee Community College: Fitness & Recreation: Personal Trainer
  • SUNY Brockport: Athletic Training
  • SUNY Brockport: Exercise Science
  • SUNY Oswego: Wellness Management

INSTRUCTOR

Lewis Cucchiara