Personal Trainer Certification, Las Cruces

DACC Workforce

2345 Nevada Ave.
Las Cruces, NM 88003

Personal Trainer Certification

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 â€" Fitness Professional’s Handbook â€" 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. 

Course #            CERT101 … 60 hrs…$628

When:                Sat July 13 â€" Aug 17

Time:                 9:00 a.m. â€" 4:00 p.m.

Where:                    DACC Workforce, RM 123 

Saturday, 13 July, 2013



Phone: (575)527-7637
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