Cleveland State University




Turn your passion for group fitness & personal training into a career! CSU Campus Rec is proud to host Instructor Certification Workshops that give you the skills and accrediation you need to start a career in this booming industry. With certifications ranging from personal training to yoga, you can find a workshop that is right for you - right here at Cleveland State! Check out a few of the certifications workshops coming in spring below.

For assistance in finding parking for the Rec Center, feel free to download and/or print a campus map.

Yoga Fit Trainings

Level 1

Feb 1 & 2 - 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
This informative workshop gives instructors the tools to create inspiring vinyasa yoga classes that are founded on flow yet grounded in the safety of exercise science


March 14, 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Learn how to use Yoga as a form of self-care to heal and strengthen your back. Developed by Dr. Linda Rowe, a chiropractic physician, RYT 200 & RYT 500 qualified, and YogaFit Master Trainer

Level 2

March 15 & 16, 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
After building a firm foundation in Level 1 teacher training, YogaFit's Level 2 training concentrates on communicating the essence of YogaFit to ourselves and our classes. Trainees spend time developing their transformational language skills through the use of positive affirmations and discovering how to address all types of learners most effectively, as they build a practice of self-awareness and self-acceptance.

Prenatal Yoga

June 5, 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Add a new dimension to your career as a group fitness instructor with YogaFit's Mother and Baby Teacher Training program. Designed exclusively for YogaFit by a board certified obstetrician/gynecologist who has been practicing and recommending yoga to her patients for years, the program features safety for your students and simplicity for you.

Level 3

June 6 & 7, 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
YogaFit's Level 3 takes trainees on an introspective journey of self-awareness. Trainees will spend time discussing metaphysical and philosophical aspects of yoga and the effects that yoga has on the mind-body connection.

*Register online at


Visitors to CSU campus may park (for a fee) in the following locations subject to space availability
Prospect Garage (PG) for EC, PH, and AC visitors.
2350 Prospect Avenue
$2 for first hour - $1 per hour after. Max $10 per day. Day restarts at 12am
Student Center Parking (Lot 22)
2121 Euclid Avenue
$1 per 30 minutes. Max 5-hour increments.
South Garage (SG)
2101 East 21st Street
$2 for first hour - $1 per hour after. Max $10 per day. Day restarts at 12am
Julka Hall/Mather Mansion
2485 Euclid
Metered parking, $.25/ 10 minutes (1.50/hour)
Rec Center (65)
2420 Chester Avenue
Metered parking, $.25/ 10 minutes (1.50/hour)

See campus map for lot locations.

There are additional CSU parking areas, as indicated on the 
campus map 
(a downloadable pdf) and private lots in the vicinity.

See the CSU vistor parking website for more information and up-to-date construction information.

Directions to the main campus can be found at: