Personal Trainer Certification, Las Cruces

Dona Ana Community College

2800 Sonoma Ranch Boulevard
Las Cruces, NM 88011

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 Gym are just a few of the club groups that seek out our graduates. Whether a career move or for your own person­al knowledge, get all the information you need to become a Certified Personal Trainer. This chal­lenging course is taught over a 5-week period for better retention and skill competency. The Na­tional Exam is held on the 6th week. This course 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 networks many graduates right into a job. The course prepares you for success with key topics that include biomechanics, exercise phys­iology, fitness testing, equipment usage, and health assessment. CPR/AED is needed to receive the certificate. W.I.T.S. is the only major ­certify­ing body in the country providing comprehensive practical training and internship components.

Students should purchase the book prior to the start of the course "Fitness Profes­sional’s Handbook" 6th Edition by Edward Howley and Dixie Thompson. ISBN- 13:9781450411172. An eBook format is also available. ISBN-13: 9781450423946. Call 1-888-330-9487 to order and start reading immediately.

Saturday, 16 March, 2013

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Vickie Galindo

Phone: 575-527-7527
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