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Are you ready to LIVE your passion?. Whether for a career move or for personal knowledge, students get all the information needed to become a Certified Personal Trainer. This industry and employer driven course is formatted as a 32- hour program and is comprised of 16 hours of lecture and 16 hours of hands-on practical training. A 30- hour internship follows and networks many graduates right into a job. Practicing what you learn in this challenging course makes it all come together in eight weeks with the National Exam on the ninth week. The course prepares students for career success with key topics that include biomechanics, exercise physiology, fitness testing, equipment usage, and health assessment. CPR/AED is required. W.I.T.S. is the only major certifying body in the country providing comprehensive practical training and internship components. The text is required and not included in course fees.  The book is the 7th edition of the Fitness Professional’s Handbook with web resources (ISBN-13: 9781492523376). We do recommend purchasing from Amazon Books because they are able to sell it with no shipping cost. The approximate cost is $90. An online orientation is given at the beginning of each month.  You can go to – on the first page is an orange bar where you can register for the orientation. W.I.T.S. is an approved CEU provider for the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB), the International Association of Continuing Education and Training (IACET).. 

Start date: 04/08/17

End date: 06/03/17

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM (4/8/2017-6/3/2017)

Tuition: $749.00

Location : SCF Lakewood Ranch Location : 
  SCF Lakewood Ranch.

Room :  CIT Bldg, RM 215

Instructor : John Bruno 

Call 941-752-5203 to register

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