Personal Fitness Trainer Certification Exam Prep

Personal Fitness Trainer Certification Exam Prep

A Personal Fitness Trainer is a fitness professional who has the knowledge, skills and abilities for safe and effective exercise.  Personal Fitness Trainers design custom, fitness programs that help their clients reach their personal health and fitness goals. Personal Fitness Trainers not only teach their clients the proper ways to exercise, they motivate them to live healthier lives. This course will prepare participants to become effective Personal Fitness Trainers. 

This course will also prepare participants to sit for the American Council on Exercise (ACE) Personal Fitness Trainer certification exam.  ACE is a recognized industry leader in the fitness industry.  ACE certification is highly regarded in the field of Personal Fitness Training.

Career Outlook

The need for certified, personal fitness trainers is growing substantially in our community. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), employment in the fitness field is expected to grow 10-14 percent from 2018-2026, which is much faster than the average for all occupations. Ongoing research linking healthy, lifelong fitness habits will likely continue to increase the demand for personalized, fitness services. Additional reasons for expansion include the population growth, the aging of the population and an increased focus on incorporating effective, fitness practices into everyday life will fuel demand for personal fitness services.

Dates Days Time Cost Location Course Code
August 27-December 17, 2019 T/R 2:00pm-3:30pm $600 Kishwaukee College-A1267 FIT 700 3001

Contact Information

For general inquires or questions, please email mgallagher1@kish.edu or call Melissa Gallagher at 815-825-9466