Applicant must have knowledge of anatomy, kinesiology, fitness and basic nutrition. Must be able to deal effectively with a diversity of individuals and be able to adjust and operate fitness equipment. Must have knowledge of a variety of training techniques and programs, basic salesmanship, and principles of fitness and nutrition.
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High school diploma or equivalent and an industry recognized certification from NASM, ACE, Cooper Institute, ACSM, NSCA or AFFA
If no certification, must have a Master's Degree in Exercise Physiology, Kinesiology, Biomechanics, or Exercise Science
CPR or obtain within 30 days if hired
Previous experience as a Personal Trainer with special populations is preferred
If applicant does not have preferred certification listed above at hire, they must adhere to the following:
Within 30-day of hire, must enroll to acquire certification
Must obtain ACE or AFFA within 90-days of enrollment
OR 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.