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Certified Personal Trainer (Hybrid)

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CourseGraphic Are you interested in an exciting career in fitness as a Certified Personal Trainer?  Join our live webinar on Saturday 9/17/22 at 12:00pm EDT to learn more and ask questions:

Personal Trainer Certification Course - Hybrid (Virtual lectures + In-person practical skills labs)
Get all the information needed to start an exciting fitness career & become a Certified Personal Trainer.  Turn your fitness passion into a profession with the ONLY IN-PERSON hands-on practical skill labs in the industry.  Our NCCA Accredited program is even approved for 3 college credits towards a degree.  The scheduled virtual lectures are led by our 5-star teacher.  Topics will cover 15 hours on anatomy, exercise physiology, kinesiology, biomechanics, nutrition, and more.  The in-person practical skill labs allow you to role-play and review essential “hands-on skills” to master assessing clients, stretching, warm-ups/cool-downs, exercise analysis, and programming design.  The course includes the national test vouchers ($450 value) and extra access to our online video-enhanced CPT course to review lectures and labs at no extra cost!  W.I.T.S. 30-hour optional employer internship (Level 2 Certification) helps walk you into jobs that very much value our unique certification.  We are all about your success and the tools we give you will help you reach that goal.

This course is loaded with practice quizzes, discussion boards, and much more. We have included incredible veteran fitness mentors to help your successful outcome. Our supplemental internship programs walk you into some great job opportunities. Your test vouchers for the NCCA Accreditation national exams are included and a must for employers.

online access to use the course as a great study tool.  

Course Dates:
  • Start Date September 24, 2022
  • Study Weekend- October 29, 2022.  
  • 5 Lectures -Saturdays 9:00 am- 12:00 pm (Online - please ensure your computer has speakers and microphone)
  • 5 Hands-On - Saturdays 1 PM - 4:00 PM (at a Fitness Center TBD - dress comfortably)
  • National Exam Dates - Hands-On and written Saturday, November 5, 2022, 9:00 am.
  • Social distancing will be enforced when in person.
Special Note: Successful completion of the course activities and online exam will earn a Certificate of Completion. Passing the national exams will earn a Level 1 Certified Personal Trainer credential so you can work right away.

  • 18 years of age or older
  • High school diploma or GED
Required Textbook (not included in course fees):
  • Required Textbook: (Sold Separately)
    Howley, Edward T., and Thompson, Dixie L. 2017. Fitness Professional’s Handbook. 7th Edition. Publisher: Human Kinetics, Champaign, IL. The e-book costs $74 and the cost for the hardcover version is $99, plus $15.95 for shipping, and must be purchased by the student. Amazon Prime also has a rent-a-book set up. Check it out.

W.I.T.S. is approved by the American Council on Education out of Washington, DC for 3 college credits and is nationally accredited by the NCCA in both written and practical skill exams for national certification.  A must for employers in the industry.

Class Details

12 Session(s)
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Weekly - Sat.  
  Weekly - Sat.  

Location : Multiple Location : 
  Off-site Bradenton (contract training)

Instructor : * W.I.T.S. 



Registration Closes On
Friday, September 23, 2022 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 10/29/2022)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
9/24/2022 - 11/5/2022 Weekly - Sat 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM Online, Zoom  Map * W.I.T.S. 
9/24/2022 - 11/5/2022 Weekly - Sat 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM Bradenton, Off-site Bradenton (contract training)  Map * W.I.T.S.