Recreation Assistant, Certificate of Achievement

Upon successful completion of the Recreation Assistant certificate, the student demonstrates skills, knowledge, and training for entry level positions as recreation leaders, recreation assistants, recreation coordinators, and senior recreation leaders. The student demonstrates his or her ability to supervise aquatic activities, officiate games, to plan both adult and youth recreational activities or to transfer to a bachelor's degree program in recreation.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the Recreation Assistant certificate, the student demonstrates skills, knowledge, and training for entry level positions as recreation leaders, recreation assistants, recreation coordinators, and senior recreation leaders. The student demonstrates his or her ability to supervise aquatic activities, officiate games, to plan both adult and youth recreational activities or to transfer to a bachelor's degree program in recreation.

Core Requirements

Complete 12 units

H ED 001

Health Education

3

H ED 030

Community First Aid and Safety

2

PEACTIV 001

Beginning Swimming

1-1.5

PETHEORY 043

Introduction to Athletic Training

3

PETHEORY 049

Psychology of Sports

3

Restricted Electives

Complete 8 units from:

Physical Education Activity Course

Minimum Units Required: 20

Complete each course with a grade of "C" or better.