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From Coding to Coaching: DVC's Kelly Anderson Finds Joy in New Personal Training Career

Apr 17, 2024

After working for decades in IT, Kelly Anderson came to DVC to pursue her real passion. Now a certified personal trainer, she's thriving in her new career as a fitness expert.


Fitness Instruction and Personal Training

Dec 1, 2022

Diablo Valley College offers two exciting programs to prepare you for entry-level work in the fitness industry. Choose form a two-year associate of science degree in fitness instruction or a one-year personal training certificate of achievement.


DVC Student Returns to Pay it Forward as Faculty

Sep 6, 2022

Derek Baure started at DVC as an engineering student with a curiosity about a variety of subjects. One of his special interests was studying martial arts within the kinesiology program.


DVC Women's Basketball Team are State Champions

Mar 18, 2019

The Diablo Valley College women’s basketball team had faced large deficits before this season. So when the Vikings were down big to Moorpark in Sunday’s California Community College Athletic Association championship game at Ventura College, there was no panic.


Athletic Training and Fitness: Rewarding Careers that Build strength, Health and Wellness

Jun 1, 2018

With soaring rates of obesity, diabetes, heart disease, hypertension and other chronic health conditions in the United States, demand for cost-effective, quality health-promotion and prevention are at an all-time high. Recognition of the benefits of good nutrition and exercise in preventing chronic disease has created a wide-open career path for qualified athletic trainers and fitness professionals.