Fall 2017

Personal Fitness

Personal Trainer  (fall 2017)

Do you have a passion for exercise, health and fitness? This course will provide you with the necessary skills and knowledge to become a successful Personal Trainer.  After successful completion of the course, students should be well-prepared to sit for the American Council on Exercise Personal Training exam.  Course based on the 5th edition of the ACE Personal Trainer Manual.  Gary Rubin, ACE CPT & Functional Training Specialist

Newtown Campus/ $615 (plus approx. $95 for text*)
RFTNS 1009 C01
12 Mon & 12 Wed, 9/11-12/4 (no class 9/20 & 11/22), 6-9pm

*ACE Personal Trainer Manual (2 book set),          American Council on Exercise, 5th edition

Sample Test for Personal Trainer Certification Exam (www.acefitness.org)

Call to order & receive discount: 1-888-825-3636


Tai-Chi Chuan

The study of Tai-Chi is a beautiful way to relieve stress, and has been proven to promote a healthy mind and body. Learn the first 20 movements of the Yang Short Form, along with warm-up exercises that can be practiced anytime, anywhere.  David Briggs, A.A.  

Newtown Campus/ $79/ RFTNS 0512 C01
8 Tu, 6/6-8/1 (no class 7/4), 7:15-8:15 pm

Blended Learning Lifeguard Course          

Students will learn skills needed to attain American Red Cross Lifeguarding Certification. This will include water skills, classroom skills, CPR and AED certifications.  Students must successfully complete all course requirements and pass both written and practical exams for certification that is good for 2 years. Emergency Care Health & Safety - Lori Sullivan

Students will be tested on the swimming skills on the first day of class.

They will be have to complete

-300 yard swim using front craw or breast stoke
-Tread Water for two minutes
-Retrieve a 10lb object from 7-10 foot of water

**Please note that students who do not pass the initial swim test have the option of receiving a 75% refund or to take the course at another time when offered by Bucks County Community College.

Please be advised, there is a  $35 fee paid due first night of class payable to instructor


Next Offering Fall 2017