Fitness Management: Theory and Application

PFS232

Preparation for those assuming management roles in commercial, clinical, corporate, and community settings of the fitness industry. Conventional business management principles and operational guidelines are applied directly to health and fitness. Industry data and trends are addressed. Emphasis on "front of the house" management topics: management theory, marketing and sales, member/employee management, program development, profit centers, and organizational development. "Back of the house" management topics include, health and safety, facility management, legal and insurance considerations, financial processes, and payroll. 3 Credits (3 Lecture) Prerequisite(s): PFS175 and PFS217 and PFS225. Corequisite(s): PFS213 and PFS220 and PFS235. Fall Only.