|Faculty:||Medix College of Healthcare
|Field of Study:||Health and Physical Education, General
|Description:||The Fitness and Health Program at Medix College provides training for individuals looking for a rewarding career working as fitness and health professionals. The program is designed to educate students in the anatomy and physiology of all body systems, exercise prescription, fitness assessment, motivational techniques, business management, biomechanics, nutrition and much more. As society begins to emphasize personal health, the occupations and roles in this field will continue to increase.
Fitness consultants perform initial fitness assessments to design exercise programs customized to an individual’s specific needs. They motivate clients, educate them on exercise and nutrition, and monitor progressions through regular re-assessments.