New Opportunities At Your Y
Volunteering at the Y gives you countless opportunities to develop your expertise and leadership skills and make lifelong friends. It's also a great way to give back to your community, by supporting a charity that's been building healthy kids, teens, and families for over 160 years. Learn more about the personal and professional opportunities your volunteer service can unlock:
Jump start your career by building leadership, communication, and teamwork skills, all while gaining hands-on experience and learning the ropes from experts in your field.
The Y is your one-stop shop for the credentials you need to be an exceptional group fitness instructor. Our courses help you teach effectively, and hone your leadership, teamwork, and problem-solving skills — crucial competencies for building your career.
- This nationally recognized certification gives you the credentials you need to teach Group Fitness classes like CardioFit, Bootcamp, AquaFit, and more.
- Courses are targeted to the type of class you want to teach: Choreography, Strength, Cycle, Aqua, or Yoga. We also have courses for volunteers to learn Arriba, Barre, MuscleFit and AquaFit – these classes are pre-choreographed so you can start teaching faster!
- All courses include an apprenticeship: you'll get to practice teaching under the guidance of an experienced mentor, ensuring you learn how to lead a safe, effective and top-notch class.