Field Placement Preparation

This course is designed to help prepare students for their field placement in the Fitness and Health industry. Students will learn about the roles and responsibilities of exercise professionals, the various agencies and organizations in which they are employed, and the placement opportunities available that will help facilitate progression towards their professional goals and aspirations. Students will be introduced to resume and cover letter writing, interview skills, field placement learning objectives, roles of agency supervisors, college advisors, and how to interact with clients and colleagues in a professional environment. To succeed in this course, students will complete the necessary forms and paperwork required for field placement and develop professional documentation to secure a field placement agency.