Exercise Specialist - Duke Fitness Center - Durham
Duke University Health System
Location: Durham, North Carolina
Internal Number: 172848
General Description of the Job Class
Provide safety for clinical members during exercise sessions. Triage symptoms and vitals for members pre/during/post exercise sessions. Teach group fitness classes on land and pool. Assist with planning and implementing clinical exercise programming. Provide personal training sessions to clients with a variety of goals and health histories.
Required Qualifications at this Level
Bachelor's degree in exercise science or related field required.
Level I: No previous experience required.
Level II: Minimum 1-year applicable experience. Equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted.
Level III: Minimum 2 yrs. applicable experience. Equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted.
Degrees, Licensure, and/or Certification
Level I: BLS certification
Level II: BLS; ACSM certification (must attain certification within 1 year of hire)
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