Skip to page body Home About Community Living Doing Business Browse by Topic I Want to... Your Government
graphic element

Personal Fitness Trainer Certification

Come join this fun profession and be a part of what Fortune Magazine & ABC states as the 4th hottest job in the U.S. at a national average of $34 an hour.  Employers like 24 Hour Fitness, LA Fitness and Gold's Gyms are just a few of the club groups that seek out qualified graduates.  Whether a career move or for your own personal knowledge, get all the information that you'll need to become a Certified Personal Trainer.

Learn more about being a Personal Fitness Trainer, visit: 

Call: (559) 265-5764

This challenging course is taught over an 8-week period for better retention and skill competency (16 hours of lecture, 16 hours of practical training).  The National Exam is held on the 9th week and students who pass both exams are eligible for the 30-hour internship that is required for certification and networks many graduates right into their first job in the fitness field.  The course prepares you for success with coverage of key topics including biomechanics, exercise physiology, fitness testing, equipment usage, and health assessment.  World Instructor Training Schools (W.I.T.S.) is the only major certifying body in the country providing comprehensive practical training and internship components.  CPR/AED certification is required in order to receive the W.I.T.S. Personal Trainer certification and the student must make separate arrangements to meet that requirement.

Class:  Saturdays, September 27 - November 22, 2014, 9:00am - 2:00pm, $725 plus textbook ($98)
FCC Men's Gym, 1101 E. University Ave.  Fresno, CA 

To register:  (559) 265-5760 or (800) 934-3339
Last updated: 1/7/2015 3:02:43 PM