Instructor Prep Course

Instructor Prep Course

Become a paid group fitness instructor at Campus Rec and take our in-house prep course!


Join Campus Rec staff in building a fitness community and motivate patrons on their fitness journey by enrolling in this group fitness instructor prep course. Completion of the course allows U of I students to be eligible to work at Campus Rec.

  • FREE online prep course (asynchronous)
  • Mentorship program
  • First-hand experience in a variety of group fitness classes
  • Skill day workshop lead by the Associate Director of Student Wellness


Interested participants should email to enroll in the course. Students can enroll any time throughout the year and complete the online portion of the course. However it is encouraged that participants enroll at the beginning of the fall or spring semester, as the in-person skills day workshop will be held in the middle of each semester.