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Personal Trainer Program

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On-campus Program

Certified Personal Trainer Course with Test Voucher Included
Spring 2017: Tuesdays & Thursdays, March 14 – May 4; 6:00-8:00PM
Cost $649
CRN: 60803

Get all the information needed to start an exciting fitness career & become a Certified Personal Trainer. Our personal trainer course is a great way to become a successful Certified Personal Trainer with an option to complete an employer internship that can walk you into jobs! This challenging course is for candidates wanting LIVE instruction with in-depth, hands-on practical labs to master the essential career skills & knowledge. The course consists of 16 hours of lecture on key topics like biomechanics, exercise physiology, fitness testing, equipment usage, health assessment & 16 hours of hands-on practical training labs with role playing drills on assessing clients, programming, performing proper exercises, presentation skills and more.  

Included in this course is a complete 200-page student workbook, access to online student study tools and test vouchers to take the Certified Personal Trainer exams.  You can work right after passing the exams with proof of CPR/AED which awards you Level 1 Certified Personal Trainer credential.  As a special bonus, you can take advantage of our 30-hour employer internship to get our advanced Level 2 Certified Personal Trainer at no additional cost. (Ages 18 & Up)

Online Personal Trainer Program

W.I.T.S. has been training and certifying fitness professionals in partnership with colleges for over 21 years. These online/blended courses are designed for fitness professionals interested in enhancing their skills, meeting continuing education requirements for recertification, earning new nationally-recognized certifications, and gaining the business acumen to either take a management role or pursue entrepreneurship opportunities within the fitness industry.

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