Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: PED                                     Course Number: 177                                    
Course Title: Physical Fitness for Law Enforcement
Subject: Physical Education
Minimum Credits: 1.0                                     Maximum Credits: 1.0                                     Hours per week: 2.0


This course introduces students to physical, cognitive and emotional demands of police, correction and fire fighter work. Students learn how to develop and maintain high levels of aerobic and anaerobic fitness as well as how to address many special needs of law enforcement personnel: diet and nutrition, care of the back, fatigue from shift work, and physical fitness tests.

General Education:
  • Meets General Education Category
    • Physical Education

  • for Degrees in:
    • All Bach (All Undergraduate Degrees)

Start Date:    08/31/2001                         End Date: