Tara Jacobson

Tara Jacobson
Position: 
Kinesiology
Office: 
PC 806
(707) 778-4116

2000 B.S. Kinesiology (Fitness, Nutrition, and Health), San Diego State University
 2002 M.S. Exercise Physiology (Emphasis Public Health), San Diego State University

 Current Certifications:
 ACSM (American College of Sports Medicine) Health Fitness Specialist
 200-hour RYT (Registered Yoga Teacher) - Integrative Yoga Therapy
 PiYo (Pilates/Yoga Certification) PiYo Instructor
 R.I.P.P.E.D. Certified Instructor
 First Aid
 CPR

 Past Certifications:
 NASM (National Academy of Sports Medicine) Personal Trainer
 ACE (American Council on Exercise) Personal Trainer
 AFAA (Aerobics and Fitness Association of America) Group Exercise Instructor
 AEA (Aquatic Exercise Association) Aquatic Fitness Professional

Academic Experience: 

Santa Rosa Junior College, Santa Rosa/Petaluma, CA - Aug 2008-Present
 Kinesiology Instructor
 - Introduction to Kinesiology
 - Principles of Health and Wellness
 - Techniques of Fitness Instruction
 - Body Conditioning
 - Yoga
 - Step Aerobics
 - Pilates Mat
 - Weight Training
 - Boot Camp
 - Cardio Kickboxing
 - Circuit Training

 Grossmont College, El Cajon, CA - Mar 1997-May 2006
 Health Education/Exercise Science Instructor
 - Personal Health and Lifestyles
 - Community/Environmental Health
 - Aerobic Dance
 - Total Body Fitness
 - Aqua Aerobics
 - Aerobic Fitness and Weight Training

 San Diego Community College District - Jan 2002-Aug 2004
 Health Education/Physical Education Instructor
 - Health Education
 - Cardio Kickboxing
 - Aerobic Dance
 - Fitness Activities