|WITS Personal Fitness Trainer Certification
Come join this fun profession and be a part of what Fortune Magazine & ABC NEWS.com states as the 4th hottest job in the U.S. at a national average of $34 an hour. Employers like 24 Hour Fitness, LA Fitness and Gold's Gyms are just a few of the club groups that seek out our graduates. Whether a career move or for your own personal knowledge get all the information you need to become a Certified Personal Trainer. This course is taught over a 6-week period for better retention and skill competency. This course is formatted as a 30-hour program and is comprised of 15 hours of online lectures and 15 hours of practical labs, which take place on campus. The course prepares you for success with key topics that include biomechanics, exercise physiology, fitness testing, and equipment usage and health assessment. CPR/AED is needed to receive the certificate.
Fitness Professional's Handbook-7th Edition with Web Resource ISBN-13: 9781492523376
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.
*Textbook is required and not included in course fees.