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Corporate fitness trainers lead, instruct, and motivate individuals or groups in exercise activities, including cardiovascular exercise, strength training, and stretching training, and stretching in a corporate or business setting.
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Corporate Fitness

What do corporate fitness trainers do?
Corporate fitness trainers and instructors typically:

Every corporate fitness major is required to apply his or her classroom knowledge to a real world setting by completing a practicum (internship). Employers or students may initiate the practicum. Occasionally practicum experiences lead to offers of employment.

Career outlook
As businesses and insurance organizations continue to recognize the benefits of employee health and fitness programs, employment for corporate fitness trainers is expected to grow faster than average through 2020.

Is corporate fitness right for you?
Successful corporate fitness trainers are good listeners, able to keep clients motivated, are physically fit, have excellent speaking skills, and can evaluate clients' needs and skill levels and create appropriate fitness plans for them.

Completed in 2012, the Minot State University Wellness Center features a rock climbing wall, cardio exercise equipment, weight rooms and exercise studios where classes are offered in everything from yoga to kickboxing.

Teacher Education and Human Performance Department
Our well-qualified instructors are sought after for their scholarly expertise and their contributions to the community. We provide the academic training and field experience you'll need for a career in corporate fitness.

To learn more, visit our Teacher Education and Human Performance Department. Better yet, schedule a campus visit so we can meet face-to-face and show you around.

College of Education and Health Sciences
The College of Education and Health Sciences is internationally known for preparing quality professionals and pre-professionals in health science, human service and education. Our facilities are equipped with state-of-the-art technology. Please contact us for more information. Better yet, plan a campus visit so we can arrange a tour and meet face-to-face.

The Teacher Education and Human Performance Department is dedicated to delivering students the best possible education and the personal attention they need to succeed.

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Contact Information
David Rochholz
Professor and Chair,
Human Performance Department
College of Education and Health Sciences
Phone: 701-858-3277 or 1-800-777-0750 ext. 3277