Course Detail: FIT165 - Personal Trainer Certification (Hybrid)

Your Fitness Career Starts Here!!
Two nationally certified personal trainer certifications for one price!

Whether for a career move, or for personal knowledge, get all the information needed to become a Certified Personal Trainer. This personal trainer course is a great way to prepare to become a nationally certified personal trainer. This challenging hybrid course consists of 15 hours of online lectures on key topics including biomechanics, exercise physiology, fitness testing, equipment usage and health assessment, and 15 hours of hands-on practical training labs with role playing drills on assessing clients, programming, performing proper exercises, presentation skills and more. Lectures will be online and practical sessions will be held at a local area fitness facility. Included in this course is a voucher to take the Certified Personal Trainer exam during the last class session. You can work right after passing the exam, with proof of CPR/AED, to be a Level 1 Certified Personal Trainer. As a special bonus, you can take advantage of the 30 hour employer internship to get the advanced Level 2 Certified Personal Trainer credential at no additional cost.

Level 1 - Nationally Certified Personal Trainer: Successfully complete the written and practical exams with proof of CPR/AED.

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.

Required textbook:
Fitness Professional's Handbook-7th Edition with Web Resource ISBN-13: 9781492523376 is available for purchase online.
An e-book is also available for purchase online: ISBN-13: 9781492535935
You can also order the book through W.I.T.S. by calling 1-888-330-9487.

Join us and become a nationally certified personal trainer. Take on a career that you can be proud of while earning a great living as a nationally certified personal trainer.

The fitness industry has a big shortage in the personal trainer field. That means you have a great opportunity to be on the front lines of our obesity health issues and make a difference in people's lives.

Change your life today, make a good living and feel great helping others!

Career Enhancing Benefits:
Master the skill competencies under the watchful eye of a professional faculty member.
The industry's only field internship to walk you into jobs.
Digital badge of distinction to verify your credential through social media.
A student study page with FREE study tools.
Higher institutional learning with college classrooms for optimal learning.

To view a brief informational orientation video, Click Here.

W.I.T.S. has over 5,000 employers of all sizes that look to hire our qualified certified personal trainers. Act today as class size is limited. Our internship program walks many of our graduates into jobs! The National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) has accredited the W.I.T.S. Certified Personal Trainer program through 2022.

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