Personal Trainer National Certification

Whether for a career move or for personal knowledge, get all the information needed to become a Certified Personal Trainer. Our personal trainer course is a great way to prepare to be a successful nationally Certified Personal Trainer. The collegiate course is for candidates wanting in-depth instruction and hands-on experience with a top veteran instructor to master the career skills & knowledge to be a successful trainer. The course consists of 16 hours of lecture with key topics that include biomechanics, exercise physiology, fitness testing, equipment usage, and health assessment, 16 hours of hands-on practical training labs with role playing drills on exercises, presentation skills, etc to professionally master the position.

NEW - Two Nationally Certified Personal Trainer Certifications for 1 Price!

Level 1 – Nationally Certified Personal Trainer: Successfully complete the written and practical exams. CPR/AED required.

Level 2 - Nationally Certified Personal Trainer: Successfully complete your Level 1 exams followed by a 30 hour internship that will help connect to local employers.


This course is not currently scheduled. To find out When this course will be offered again please contact Continuing Education at (203) 332-5057 or email at HC-ContinuingEd@hcc.commnet.edu.