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*Practical experience in a preceptor-supervised clinical exercise program must be in:

  • clinical assessment
  • exercise testing
  • exercise prescription
  • exercise training
  • electrocardiography
  • patient education and counseling
  • disease management of cardiovascular, pulmonary, metabolic, orthopedic/musculoskeletal, neuromuscular, neoplastic, immunologic and hematologic disorders

*Only hours associated with the following in which you assisted or played a direct role in providing services will be accepted:

  • exercise assessment
  • exercise prescription
  • supervision
  • counseling
  • education
     

*Recommendations for the 600 hours of clinical experience:

  • Cardiovascular: 200 hours
  • Pulmonary: 100 hours
  • Metabolic: 120 hours
  • Orthopedic/Musculoskeletal: 100 hours
  • Neuromuscular: 40 hours
  • Immunological/Hematological: 40 hours

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