Matching articles for Careers in Recreation, Sports & Fitness - Training & Certification: 15
Feature Article - January 2016
Whether it's certification for fitness trainers and climbing instructors, or orientation for club members, training and education are a crucial pillar in providing safety at your facility.
Feature Article - July 2015
In our annual Salary Survey, we take a look at the responses of more than 2,300 professionals who answered questions about their careers, salaries and more. Find out how your career path compares.
Guest Column - July 2015
Fitness facilities offer opportunities for people to get fit, but they also can be dangerous for members who either don't know how to use equipment or use it improperly. Supervision can make a difference.
Guest Column - May 2015
Certification in sports field management is not only a smart career move, it also can help ensure you have the know-how to keep your fields in top playing shape.
Web Exclusive - April 2015
What are the most important qualifications for a fitness instructor? In this article, a legal expert examines the implications of various types of certification testing and the value they create.
Feature Article - January 2015
The Model Aquatic Health Code was developed with input from industry experts to provide a guideline for entities managing aquatic facility health and safety issues across the country. Learn more about the code and how it affects your facility, as well as new trends in lifeguarding and more.
Playground equipment and surfaces from well-known and respected manufacturers is designed with children's safety in mind, but the context of your site and the way products are installed can also have an impact, both now and over the life cycle of your equipment.
After 9/11 and the Boston Marathon bombing, many high-profile sports facilities and events have stepped up their security, Here, we examine how some of those practices have trickled down to the school district and park district level to provide ideas on how to keep your players and spectators safe.
Whether it's for a playground inspector, an aquatic facility manager, a fitness instructor or a climbing instructor, certification can make an impact on safety in your facility.
Before You Go - October 2014
For the very first time, properly trained exercise professionals now are considered to be among those qualified to deliver behavior change programming.