W.I.T.S. Personal Trainer Certification


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Whether for a career move or for personal knowledge, get all the information and hands-on training needed to become a nationally Certified Personal Trainer. This intensive, 62-hour program includes 16 classroom and 16 lab hours with a 30-hour internship. National exams will be held on the last classes.

Key topics include anatomy, biomechanics, exercise physiology, fitness testing, equipment usage and health assessment. Hands-on practical training labs include role playing drills on exercises, presentation skills and more to professionally master the position.

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CPR/AED is needed to receive the certificate. Registration will close one week before first Monday class.

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Required textbook: Fitness Professional's Handbook (7th Edition with Web Resource, ISBN-13: 9781492523376) is available for purchase online (hard cover and ebook). You can also order the book through W.I.T.S. by calling 1-888-330-9487.

  • Level 1 - Nationally Certified Personal Trainer: Successfully complete the written and practical exams. CPR/AED required.
  • Level 2 - Nationally Certified Personal Trainer: Successfully complete your Level 1 exams followed by a 30 hour internship that will help connect to local employers.

Qualifies for 6 AOTA CEUs / 6.0 IACET CEUs.

National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) Accredited Program