Portable Equipment


Using portable equipment in a group exercise class helps you to incorporate elements of fitness such as balance, strength or flexibility with endless variety. 

This 8-hour course provides the basic skills you need to deliver portable equipment classes safely and effectively. Topics include: 

  • research and guidelines for equipment use in exercise
  • class planning and components 
  • exercises and movement combinations 
  • instruction and
  • cueing


Types of equipment covered in class include, but are not limited to:

  • free weights
  • body bars
  • barbells
  • stability balls
  • tubing
  • BOSU
  • steps
  • medicine balls
  • foam rollers

To register for the portable equipment course you need to have completed the Fitness Alberta Foundations in Physical Activity and Exercise course. 

Portable equipment designation Fitness Alberta VIRTUAL course April 26 & 28 2023

Date

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Cost
$129.00

Contact
Fitness Alberta
info@aflca.ca

An 8 hour practical based course covering topics specific to planning and developing portable equipment classes. Topics include: class structure and content; use of music, leadership, choreography; equipment exercises, movement combinations, and cueing.

Register course

Register by April 20, 2023

Portable equipment designation Bold Centre May 14 2023

Lac La Biche, AB

Date

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Cost
$135.00

Contact
Lac La Biche County Bold Centre
780-623-3829
deborah.menard@laclabichecounty.com

An 8 hour practical based course covering topics specific to planning and developing portable equipment classes. Topics include: class structure and content; use of music, leadership, choreography; equipment exercises, movement combinations, and cueing. Please contact the Agency directly to register.

Register

Register by May 9, 2023

Portable equipment designation University of Alberta June 3 2023

Edmonton, AB

Date

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Cost
$129

Contact
University of Alberta Campus & Community Recreation
(780) 492-9854
krystle.johner@ualberta.ca

An 8 hour practical based course covering topics specific to planning and developing portable equipment classes. Topics include: class structure and content; use of music, leadership, choreography; equipment exercises, movement combinations, and cueing. Please contact the Agency directly to register.

Register

Register by May 29, 2023

Portable equipment designation City of Red Deer June 10 2023

Red Deer, AB

Date

-

Cost
$130.00

Contact
City of Red Deer
(403) 406-8621
Tracey.Gall@reddeer.ca

An 8 hour practical based course covering topics specific to planning and developing portable equipment classes. Topics include: class structure and content; use of music, leadership, choreography; equipment exercises, movement combinations, and cueing. Please contact the Agency directly to register.

Register

Register by June 5, 2023