Personal Training Certification
The following course is taught by World Instructor Training Schools (W.I.T.S.) W.I.T.S. is an approved CEU provider for International Association of Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA.)
The W.I.T.S. Personal Training Certification offered through The Center for Continuing Studies at Mercer is formatted as a 60-hour program and is comprised of 15 hours of lecture, 15 hours of hands on practical training and a 30-hour internship that walks many graduates right into a job!! The course prepares you for success with key topics that include biomechanics, exercise physiology, fitness testing, and equipment usage and health assessment. CPR/AED and 30 hour internship is required to receive the certificate. This challenging course is taught over a 5-week period for better retention and hands-on skill competency. The national exams are held on the 6th week. W.I.T.S. is the only major certifying body in the country providing comprehensive practical training and internship components. Be prepared to work with clients and stand out in any gym as “the expert” in your field. Textbook is required and not included in course fees. * Call 888-330-9487 to order or order online here and get a jump on your reading!
(Note: Please bring a lunch -— cafeteria closed.)
(6.0 CEUs through IACET and AOTA or 60 W.I.T.S. CECs)
Cost: $654 (tuition $127, administrative fee $28, fees $499)
February 26 - April 2
6 sessions / Sundays / 10am-5pm*
*1 hour for lunch
World Instructor Training Schools
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Registration Desk: 609-570-3311
Questions: E-mail us.
10 or more days before the beginning of a class: 100% refund
Less than 10 days before class start date: no refund
Credit card payments will be refunded to the credit card; cash and check payments will be refunded via a check from MCCC.