Fitness & Health Services

Mentors: Tony Varela
     Fitness and Health Services is a growing industry in America today. Health service positions range from assistant positions in convalescence homes, personal in-home assistants and medical office positions, to more advanced fields such a medical technicians and nursing. Fitness programs complement the health field’s emphasis on preventative health practices. Opportunities include employment at recreational camps, fitness training at gyms, and positions in the growing field of homeopathic remedies.
     THGNHP’s Academy of Fitness and Health Services provides students with a comprehensive overview of human health; in-depth knowledge of human anatomy and physiology; principles of fitness science; strategies for developing muscular, skeletal, and cardiovascular health; and hands-on experience with fitness training and instruction. Students who complete THGNHP’s Fitness and Health Services Academy are prepared to continue education as Certified Fitness Trainers, Massage Therapists, Nursing Assistants, Afterschool Program Counselors, and other health care positions.