Education program covers both textbook and hands-on practical training preparing you to work with clients one-on-one in fitness facilities. Students participate in lectures including anatomy, exercise physiology, and nutrition. Prior to obtaining their certification, students must become Adult CPR/AED certified and pass the national exam given the last week of class. Course is designed for transitional careers and personal knowledge in personal training. Practical sessions are held at a local fitness facility. Textbook is required and not included in course fees. Fitness Professional's Handbook may be purchased at www.witseducation.com or call 888.330.9487 to order and start reading prior to class start date.
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Personal Trainer Certification
This six-week education program covers both textbook knowledge and hands-on practical training preparing you to work with clients one-on-one in fitness facilities. Students participate in lectures including biomechanics, exercise physiology, fitness testing, equipment usage, and nutrition. Reading and studying outside of class are imperative for successful class completion and passing the exam. Prior to obtaining the Personal Trainer certification students must pass the national exam given the last week of class. Students are also required to become Adult CPR/AED certified. The cost of this requirement is not included in course tuition. See the online Materials List for important information. Textbook is required and is not included in course tuition. You may purchase book online or order book through W.I.T.S. 888.330.9487 or http://www.witseducation.com
- Total Hours: 36.00
- CEUs: 3.60