Personal Fitness Trainer Specialist


Personal Fitness Trainer – Level 1 contains essential information for students interested in a career as a
personal trainer. This course provides an introduction to the profession along with coverage of exercise
physiology, biomechanics, anatomy, motor learning, and nutrition. In this Personal Fitness Trainer – Level
1 course you will learn how to establish goals for clients and assess strength, flexibility, and risk as well
as develop resistance, cardiorespiratory and flexibility training programs. Learn to be a Personal Trainer
and change people’s lives!

After completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Identify current trends in the field of personal training
  • Recall biomechanics and nutritional needs for fitness
  • Define coaching and behavior modification theory
  • Identify the steps for an initial client screening and exercise program development
  • Recognize the principles for starting your own business and how to address legal issues


Upon successful completion of our Personal Fitness Trainer Level 1 and 2 courses, students will be
prepared for an entry-level position as a Personal Fitness Trainer in a health & fitness setting and will be
prepared to sit for the ACSM national certification exam to become a:

  • Certified Personal Trainer (CPT).

Note: Inclusion of National Certification exam vouchers vary from school and payment / finance method. To check if they are included, you may message any of our advisors through any of our available channels here

Financial Aid

This program is currently not available in any of our university partners or in the chosen state.