Certificate Programs

National Personal Trainer

Prepare to become a nationally certified personal trainer. Seattle Central has partnered with W.I.T.S. to offer training in one of the hottest health occupations. Whether you are looking for a career move or to expand your own personal knowledge, this program will provide you with all of the information you need to become a Certified Personal Trainer.

Overview

This 62 hour certificate program is taught over a 6-week period and includes the following;

      • 16 hours of lecture
      • 16 hours of practical hands on training
      • A 30-hour internship in the field with experienced trainers as mentors
      • The National Exam is held on the 6th week
            NOTE: An active CPR CARD along with the completed forms for your 30 hour internship finalizes your requirements for national certification.

Topics to be covered:

          • Fundamentals of Anatomy
          • Nutrition + Weight Control
          • Fitness Testing
          • Exercise + Pregnancy
          • Exercise Physiology
          • Biomechanics + Applied Kinesiology
          • HealthScreening
          • Adherence + Motivation
          • Musculoskeletal Injuries
          • Biomechanics of Exercise
          • Weight Training Techniques
          • Evaluating your Clients
          • EquipmentUsages

     
    To view syllabus go HERE

     

    Cost

    $650

    Refund Policy

    REFUNDS ONLY AFTER THE FIRST CLASS, IF ALL MATERIALS ARE RETURNED TO INSTRUCTOR AT CONCLUSION OF FIRST CLASS.

    Schedule

    Dates: October 18 - November 22, 2014

    Saturdays 9:00am-4:00pm

    Location

    Seattle Central College Campus

    Instructors:

    Taught by local personal trainers.