Learn the personal training skills and knowledge to help you get the national certification you want and build a foundation for starting in the profession.
The certificate gives you a basic understanding of the principles of personal training. You’ll complete academically relevant courses that will prepare you to sit for one of three national certification exams:
- National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA)
- American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)
- American Council on Exercise (ACE)
You’ll study the basics of human anatomy and physiology, exercise techniques, and a program design as you hone your skills as a trainer.