Continuing Education

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.


Fall 2016

ACSM Certified Personal TrainerSM Three-Day Workshop

Prepare for Certification

This is the exclusive workshop of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), and is delivered by Fitness Education Network for participants who are interested in attaining the highly respected ACSM Certified Personal TrainerSM credential.  FitnessEdNet will help you attain the "gold standard" in Personal Trainer Certification, as well as the practical knowledge and skill needed to be a top-notch trainer in today's evolving fitness industry. This workshop provides state-of-the art information in the exercise sciences, including updated ACSM and industry guidelines as well as behavioral objectives, dimensions of wellness and more. This is the ultimate hands-on preparation. Let FitnessEdNet help you put the power of the ACSM Certified Personal TrainerSM credential behind your name. Save $30 on the ACSM Certified Personal TrainerSM exam when you register through FitnessEdNet. 20.75 CEC's ACSM


Weekend Workshop
September 16 - 18, 2016
Fri.(1pm-9:30pm) Sat.(8am-5:30pm) Sun.(9am-4pm)
Cost: $375


ACSM Certified Personal TrainerSM One-Day Workshop
Certification Review

This program is designed for currently and previously certified personal trainers who feel confident in their basic knowledge of Exercise Physiology, Anatomy and Kinesiology.  This program will provide the specific knowledge necessary to be successful in attaining the ACSM Certified Personal TrainerSM credential. The program will give you updated ACSM and other pertinent industry guidelines as well as provide you with the opportunity to review, practice and prepare to put the power of the new ACSM Certified Personal TrainerSM credential behind your name.  7.5 CEC's ACSM


Sunday, September 18 2016
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost: $129         
To register for this workshop visit or call 800-486-5643
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