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Special Events and Workshops

From time to time, the Rice Recreation Center and Fitness Programs will host Continuing Education classes. Designed to get the Houston community involved in continuing fitness education, as well as for aspiring Group Fitness instructors, the Fitness Programs offers these classes to the general public and the Rice community. You do not have to be a member of the Rice Recreation Center to participate in these clinics or workshops.


ACSM Personal Trainer Certification Workshop      


ACSM 3-day workshop details: 
 

Date: Friday October 18, 2013-Sunday October 20, 2013

Time: Friday 1:00 pm - 9:30 pm, Saturday 8:00 am - 5:30 pm, Sunday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm)

Location: Gibbs Recreation Center-Room 160 A

Price: $375
To register: All students must register directly with ACSM. They can either complete the registration form and mail in a credit card or check, or register on-line at www.acsm.org.


ACSM 1-day workshop details: 

Date: Sunday October 20, 2013

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: Gibbs Recreation Center-Room 160 A

Price: $129

To register: All students must register directly with ACSM. They can either complete the registration form and mail in a credit card or check, or register on-line at www.acsm.org



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Please note: 
The ACSM Exam is separate from the workshop. The exam can be taken at a time that is convenient to you. A computerized testing company, Pearson VUE conducts the certification exam. The web site for more information on the testing center closest to you is www.pearsonvue.com. The cost of the ACSM Certified Personal Trainer Exam is $279.00. Students can receive a discount of $30.00 when they purchase their exam voucher through FitnessEdNet. ACSM members will also receive a discount of $60.00 ($219.00). There are three textbooks that ACSM recommends. Please go to www.fitnessednet.com to order.

 

DISCLAIMER: These Continuing Education classes are not sponsored through the Glasscock School of Continuing Studies. For programs associated with the Glasscock school, please see their Web site.