Augusta University Division of Professional and Community Education (PaCE) has partnered with World Instructor Training School (W.I.T.S.) to offer the Personal Trainer Certification Program.
When: 2018 Dates coming soon
Where: Summerville Campus Washington Hall Towers for the classroom portion and then you will go to the gym for the hands-on practice.
Cost: $975.00 includes your textbook
Join us and become a nationally certified personal trainer. W.I.T.S offers one of the hottest health occupations in the best environment possible: at your own area college. Take on a career that you can be proud of while earning a great living as a nationally certified personal trainer. The fitness industry has a big shortage in the personal trainer field. What that means is you have a great opportunity to be on the front lines of our obesity health issues and make a difference in people's lives. Change your life today, make a good living ($34 an hour, national average) and feel great helping others!
Students must earn a score of 68% or higher on the written exam and a 80% or higher on the practical exams. Attendance policy will be given out the first day of class. Proof of Instructor-led, hands-on class format. Adult CPR/AED certification is required. To register for an Adult CPR/AED certification course click here. Students are also required to complete a 30-hour internship. All requirements must be completed within 12 months of the original course start date. The renewal period is based on the original course completion dates.