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Personal Trainer

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Personal Trainer Certification
Whether a career move or for your own personal knowledge, get all the information you need to become a CERTIFIED PERSONAL TRAINER. This challenging course is taught over a 6-week period. The National Exam is held on the 6th and final day of class. The course includes 15 hours of "hands-on" practical training preparing you to actually work with clients one-on-one. The course also includes 15-hours of lectures covering anatomy, health screening, exercise physiology, nutrition, muscle and skeletal injuries, etc. Students must pass a written 100 questions exam on theoretical issues and pass a one-on-one practical skills exam. Students are required to complete a 30-hour internship within 6 months of completing the course. Students need to provide proof of CPR Certification and internship hours before certification will be granted. This course helps you prepare for the National Boards (www.nbfe.org for details). The textbook is not included in the material fee - Students should order their books for an additional fee ASAP in order to begin studying prior to class. To order your books call 1-888-330-9487. Age Limit: 16 years and older. Saturday mornings will be held at the HCC Main Campus. Saturday afternoon classes will be held at a local gym to be announced. Students may learn more about World Instructor Training School - WITS (the course provider) at www.witseducation.com. 


For more information, call registration at 240-500-2236.