Certified Personal Trainer Course

Train to become a successful Level II Certified Personal Trainer at North Lake College. Our personal trainer course includes a 30-hour employer internship that can help get you hired.

What's included

This challenging course is ideal for candidates wanting live instruction with in-depth, hands-on practical labs to master the essential career skills and knowledge needed to succeed in this industry. Lectures will feature key topics including biomechanics, exercise physiology, fitness testing, equipment usage, and health assessment.

Test vouchers for certification exams are included. Textbooks are required at an additional cost (see below)

Free information session

Register at witseducation.com to join a live webinar where you can speak with a veteran instructor and learn more about the personal trainer course and industry.

More information

The U.S. Department of Labor estimates that a 24% growth in job opportunities is expected in the health and fitness industry. These jobs are both high-income and highly sought-after.

World Instructor Training Schools (WITS) is an approved CEU provider for the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) and the International Association of Continuing Education and Training (IACET). The American Council on Education (ACE) has recommended 3 undergraduate academic credits for this course.

For course details, contact WITS at 1-888-330-9487 or visit their website.

Required textbook:

Fitness Professional's Handbook-7th Edition with Web Resource ISBN-13: 9781492523376 is available for purchase from WITS at $106.97 including shipping.  An e-book is also available for purchase through WITS at $53.00: ISBN-13: 9781492535935.  You can order the book through WITS by calling 1-888-330-9487.