Independence Certification Program
This certification is for FAC Members ages 12-15 who would like to use the club without direct adult supervision.
STEP 1. Read and complete the entire packet
Reading and completing the entire packet prior to attending the required appointments
will give you a better understanding of everything that is covered in the appointments.
You may not proceed with any of the appointments until the packet is complete.
STEP 2. EAST FITNESS APPOINTMENT
Call 928-526-8652, or schedule at any front desk. It will include instruction of the east
cardio equipment and the Free Motion Circuit. Bring this packet and wear proper
workout clothing and athletic shoes. This appointment is FREE and will last
approximately 1 hour.
STEP 3. SWIM TEST APPOINTMENT
Contact the Aquatics Manager, Emily Gutaw [email protected] to schedule Sept-Early May. Appointments are not necessary in late May-August at FACE Outdoor Pool and you may take this portion of the test any day of the week between 10am-5pm (lifeguard hours).
Pool test requirements:
Jump into the water and swim freestyle 2 lengths of the pool
Float on your back for 1 minute
Tread water for 3 minutes
Bring this packet, bathing suit and towel. This appointment is FREE and will last
approximately 10 minutes.
STEP 4. WEST FITNESS APPOINTMENT
Please call 928-779-4593, or schedule at the West front desk. This appointment will
include a tour of the club, and review and test of the cardio and Free Motion equipment.
Bring this packet and wear proper workout clothes and athletic shoes. This appointment
is FREE of charge and will last approximately 1 hour.
STEP 5. INDEPENDENCE REVIEW/ORAL EXAM
Independence exam times are set up with the Youth Activities Manager. Call
928-779-4593 to register with the Fitness Department at least 24 hours in advance. If you
need to cancel an appointment, please do so 24 hours before the test to avoid being
charged. During the court review, you will be given a tour of the East club. This will also
be an oral exam concerning the rules and etiquette in the club. It will cover the written
portion of this packet, including the racquetball, basketball, and locker rooms. Be
prepared to answer questions as this portion lasts approximately 30 minutes. Bring this
packet and be prepared to answer questions covered in the packet.
The cost for Independence Certification is $25.
Independence Certification Packet:Download File