Influence the health and fitness of others by becoming a certified personal trainer. Learn the anatomy of the body, exercise physiology, nutritional needs, motivational techniques, cardio-respiratory fitness, weight control and more. Course includes theory, clinical training, and certification exam.
National certification will be issued after completion of a 30-hour internship and CPR/AED certification (CPR/AED and internship not required for enrollment), CPR/AED certification needs to be obtained by student. Assistance will be provided in placing graduates in internships.
Learn more through our "Orientation Video" (view video) http://easylink.playstream.com/wits/ORIENTATION.wvx
Required textbook (not available through the TCC bookstore), "Fitness Professional Handbook" by Howley and Franks, 5th Edition, ISBN 978-0-7360-6178-0, Publisher: Human Kinetics. Call W.I.T.S. 1-888-330-9487 to order and start reading immediately.
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