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Become A Certified Personal Trainer 

 

 

Free Online Info Sessions

January 4: https://tinyurl.com/Orientation1-18 

February 1: https://tinyurl.com/Orientation2-18

By the end of this class, you will get all the information needed to start an exciting fitness career & become a Certified Personal Trainer. Presented by World Instructor Training Schools (W.I.T.S), this personal trainer course is a great way to become a successful Certified Personal Trainer with an option to complete an employer internship that can walk you into jobs!

This challenging hybrid course consists of 15 hours of online lectures on key topics like biomechanics, exercise physiology, fitness testin, equipment usage, 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.

Included in this course is access to online student study tools and a voucher to take the Certified Personal Trainer exams during the last class session. You can work right after passing the exams with proof of CPR/AED to be a Level 1 Certified Personal Trainer. As a special bonus, you can take advantage of our 30 hour employer internship to get our advanced Level 2 Certified Personal Trainer credential at no additional cost!!

Class dates: February 24, March 3, March 10, March 17, March 24

Class times: 9:00am to noon

Exam date: April 7th (Exam time to be determined)

Course cost: $749

Materials: Textbook is required and will cost approximately $95

Location: Vadalabene Center Room 2304

For Course Information, call 1-888-330-9487

Register here!

Questions about registration? Contact Cindy Cobetto at cgorsag@siue.edu or 618-650-2164

Frequently Asked Questions

W.I.T.S is an approved CEU provider forthe American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB), the International Association of Continuing Eduaction and Training (IACET). The American Council on Education has recommended 3 undergraduate academic credits for this course.

                    

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