Fitness Instructor Course
Become a YMCA Fitness Instructor!


Interested in helping others towards a healthy lifestyle? Learn the various components of fitness and what is required to help others towards their health goals. Courses cover various forms of fitness instruction including group fitness classes and individual conditioning.


  • Must be 16 years of age or older.
  • Current Heartsaver CPR-C/AED.
  • First Aid (recommended).
  • Interview with a fitness supervisor.


Course Information

Basic Theory Course
Sa    Oct 19 & 26    9:00pm-5:00pm
Group Fundamentals
Sa Nov 2 9:00am-5:00pm
Group Streams
Su Nov 3 9:00am-5:30pm

Apprenticeship course dates

Sa  Nov 16 2:00pm-6:00pm
Individual Conditioning Level I
Th  Sep 26 6:00pm-9:00pm
Th Nov 14 6:00pm-9:00pm
Individual Conditioning Level II
Sa Nov 2 9:00am-5:00pm
Su Nov 3 9:00am-1:00pm

Apprenticeship course dates

Su  Nov 3 2:00pm-6:00pm
Sa Nov 16 2:00pm-6:00pm
Su Nov 24 2:00pm-6:00pm
Lifesaving Society CPR-C/AED
Su Nov 17 9:00am-3:00pm


To register for the program contact the member services desk and ask for an interview with a YMCA Fitness & Lifestyle supervisor, make sure to provide proof of age and a copy of your current CPR-C/AED.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE is October 11, 2013.


Click here for certification options and complete details of the program.