Certifications


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BLS (Basic Life Saving) FOR HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS

AHA logoLocation: Recreation Center Conference Room (RC 102)

Get trained (or re-trained) through the American Heart Association (AHA) in BLS for Health Care Providers. Note: you do not need to be a Health Care Provider to take the course! Includes adult and infant rescue breathing, CPR, AED, and choking.

Attendees of all BLS classes must prepay and sign up at the Rec Center Membership Desk. Cost includes card and materials. Upon receipt of payment, attendees will be provided the booklet for the appropriate course. Enrollment limit: 6 people per class.

The AHA courses are valid for 2 years.

Classes may be scheduled at other times for special groups/departments. Email Ashley Dent for scheduling of special groups/departments of 6 or more (all must be in the same class) - pre-payment is required for all special group students. Registration must be made at least 24 hours prior to class. To register, contact the Recreation Services Membership Desk at (305) 358-2575.

Training Schedule (updated 6/29/14)
Date Time/Location Class
FIU
Student
Non-
Student
Special
Group
Fri., May 9 10am-2pm, RC 102 BLS for Health Care Providers
$50
$60
$30/ea
Tues., May 13 10am-2pm, RC 102 BLS for Health Care Providers
$50
$60
$30/ea
Fri., May 16 10am-2pm, RC 102 BLS for Health Care Providers
$50
$60
$30/ea
Tues., May 20 10am-2pm, RC 102 BLS for Health Care Providers
$50
$60
$30/ea
Fri., May 30 10am-2pm, RC 102 BLS for Health Care Providers
$50
$60
$30/ea
Tues., June 3 10am-2pm, RC 102 BLS for Health Care Providers
$50
$60
$30/ea
Tues., June 10 10am-2pm, RC 102 BLS for Health Care Providers
$50
$60
$30/ea
Tues., June 17 10am-2pm, RC 102 BLS for Health Care Providers
$50
$60
$30/ea
Fri., June 27 10am-2pm, RC 102 BLS for Health Care Providers
$50
$60
$30/ea
Fri., July 18 10am-2pm, RC 102 BLS for Health Care Providers
$50
$60
$30/ea
Fri., July 25 10am-2pm, RC 102 BLS for Health Care Providers
$50
$60
$30/ea
Fri., Aug. 8 10am-2pm, RC 102 BLS for Health Care Providers
$50
$60
$30/ea

FITNESS CERTIFICATIONS


NCSF logo

NCSF Instructor Certification
Date Time/Location Class
Cost
Sat., & Sun., May 3 & 4 9am-6pm,
RC 224/225
Get certified through NCSF (National Council on Strength and Fitness). Receive hands-on instruction, utilize interactive learning, taught by expert instructors, and with a content specific focus. For more information, go to www.ncsf.org or contact Paul Garbarino at (800) 772-NCSF (6273) x200 (email: pgarbarino@ncsf.org).
TBA

Zumba logo

Zumba® Instructor Certification
Date Time/Location Description
Cost
Sat., June 21 9am-6pm,
RC 224/225

The Zumba® Instructor Certification gives you all the tools you need to become a certified Zumba® Instructor. For more information, contact www.zumba.com.

TBA

Zumba logo

Zumba® Toning Workshop
Date Time/Location Description
Cost
Sun., June 29 9am-6pm,
RC 224/225

Discover new ways to use Zumba® as a toning process. For more information, contact www.zumba.com.

TBA

creditcards
Recreation Services accepts all major credit cards, money orders and cash for membership payment. Personal checks are not accepted.

Who is Eligible?

Recreation Services certifications are open to all members of the FIU community as well as the general public. FIU students receive the best rates, with the general public paying the highest rates.