Prerequisite: KIN 122, KIN 126, KIN 127, KIN 128
Advisory: ENGL 035 or ENLA 100 or appropriate placement; MATH 033 or MATH 033B or appropriate placement; READ 043 or appropriate placement;
Transfers to: CSU
This course is designed to include the necessary information needed for those intending to assess and teach strength training and performance skills to both sport and tactical athletes. The course covers anatomy and physiology, bioenergetics, biomechanics, training adaptations, physical assessments for strength, agility, power, speed, and quickness, program design, exercise and equipment selection, training techniques, and safety factors. This course is designed for the student pursuing a career in the strength and conditioning area, completing the Strength and Performance Coach Certificate, exploring kinesiology, or for those interested in furthering their understanding of the effects of exercise for strength and performance in sport and tactical athletes.
Rio Hondo College, serving the communities of El Monte, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, and Whittier for over 50 years.
Rio Hondo College
3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier, CA 90601
Phone: (562) 692-0921