With a focus on Athletic Training,Physical Therapy, and Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) this CTE program introduces students to various aspects of health-related careers such a Physical Therapist (PT), Occupational Therapist (OT), Athletic Trainer, EMT, First Responder, Strength and Conditioning Coordinator, Fitness and Wellness Coordinator, among many others.
To Be Successful
Students in the Exercise Science program need to be present through exemplary attendance and engage with content, curriculum, and educational applications inside and outside of the classroom/lab. Students must have a strong desire to learn about health and the human body, anatomy and physiology, injury evaluation and diagnosis, and preventative measures related to health as well as have a strong skill set pertaining to Science, English, and communication.
Potential Career Technical Student Organization (CTSO) - Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA)
American Heart Association First Aid & CPR will be offered In addition, the SWWC is exploring the opportunity to offer: • American Council of Exercise (ACE) Group Fitness Instructor Certification • ACE Personal Trainer Certification • American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) Group Fitness Instructor Certification • ACSM Personal Trainer Certification • Physical Therapy Technician/Aide Certification • International EMS Registry Emergency Medical Responder Certification