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Get Your Training at UHD’s Sports & Fitness

ACE Personal Trainer Prep Course Feb. 21 & 22

By Sheryl E. Taylor

Want to become a fitness trainer?

If the answer is yes, UHD Sports & Fitness is offering a two-day workshop to prepare for the ACE Personal Trainer exam 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Feb. 21-22 at the Jesse H. Jones Student Life Center.

Classes—open to all UHD students, faculty and staff—will be based on two full-day training sessions including online “learn at your own pace” coursework from ACE that culminates in taking the ACE Personal Trainer exam.

ACE Prep Course Fees:

  • UHD student/faculty/staff: $250
  • Non UHD Affiliated: $350

Additional supplemental review classes will be held 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Feb. 24 – April 24. (These classes are not mandatory, but they will review main concepts.)

Sports & Fitness also offers certifications including American Red Cross CPR/First Aid and Yoga. Pre-registration is required at Sports & Fitness member services.

Visit uhd.edu/sportsandfitness for more details.

About the University of Houston-Downtown

The University of Houston-Downtown (UHD)—the second largest university in Houston—has served the educational needs of the nation’s fourth-largest city since 1974.

As one of four distinct public universities in the University of Houston System, UHD is a comprehensive four-year university led by Interim President Dr. Antonio D. Tillis. Annually, UHD educates more than 15,000 students; boasts more than 51,000 alumni and offers 44 bachelor’s, nine master’s degree programs and 16 fully online programs within five colleges (Marilyn Davies College of Business; Humanities & Social Sciences; Public Service, Sciences & Technology; and University College).

UHD has the most affordable tuition among four-year universities in Houston and one of the lowest in Texas. The University is noted nationally as a Hispanic-Serving Institution, Minority-Serving Institution and Military Friendly School. For more on the University of Houston-Downtown, visit www.uhd.edu.