What is Fitness Professional
The Honours Degree programme will equip students with specialist knowledge in the areas of: current trends, sport and fitness conditioning, sport and leisure management, posture cultivation, activity leadership, sport psychology and motor learning, and elite sport development.
Why study Fitness Professional at IT, Tralee?
The Health and Leisure Studies programme has continued to be innovative in the approach to teaching methods, community engagement, learning, accreditation, relevance and breadth of skills. Students can expect to become more confident in professional skills, life skills and in communicating the theoretical basis for concepts in health and leisure.
What are my career opportunities
Graduates will be equipped to work in a variety of occupations such as personal trainers, group exercise leaders, gym instructors/supervisors, fitness and programming professionals for teams/athletes and as activity leaders with children and older adults.