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ONLINE Certification Courses:

Gold Certified Personal Trainer 

Turn your passion into a career. The W.I.T.S. online personal trainer course.  As a bonus, we have optional LIVE lectures in a Zoom type format with a 5 star presenter in the field.  The overall course is a SELF-PACED program with short, impactful online videos with learning activities to be a successful personal trainer in the fitness industry. The lessons will help you with key core topics to learn how the body functions under the stresses of exercise. Learn exercise physiology, kinesiology, nutrition, and more. The essential practical skills are packed with insightful mentored drills that you can duplicate to master the skill set. An extra bonus weekend is available to review these skills in-person on the 6th week at the fitness center.

 This course is loaded with practice quizzes, discussion boards, and much more. We have included our best veteran fitness teacher/mentors to help your successful outcome. Our supplemental internship program walks you into some great job opportunities. Your test vouchers for the NCCA Accreditation national exams are included and a must for employers.

 Students may begin to work immediately upon successfully passing of Level 1 Certified Personal Trainer exam.

  • Zoom type lecture LINKS from 9 am-12 noon for 5 weeks will be sent to you 14 days prior to the course start date.
  • CPR/AED is required after passing the exams.
  • Students are provided with an option to complete a 30-hour employer internship to get to the BONUS Level 2 Certified Personal Trainer credential at no additional cost.
  • Students must be 18 years of age to enroll in this course.
  • Certified Personal Trainer Course with Test Voucher Included.

Textbook is required and not included in course fees. Fitness Professional’s Handbook 7th ed. with web resources (ISBN-13: 9781492523376). Call 888-330-9487 or visit to order the textbook or check out Amazon textbooks to rent the book for as little as $39.

 Special Note: Successful completion of the course activities and online exam will get you a Certificate of Completion. Passing the national exams at your college will get you a Level 1 Certified Personal Trainer credential so you can work right away.

 NCHCP-CS025-01 / cost: $791

DATES Jun 19 – Jul 24        TIME online    INSTRUCTOR WITS             

NOTES  self-paced Bonus Optional Lab w/ GOLD or BYE weekend –  July 31, 2021 National Exam Date – August 7,2021




This online self-paced teacher mentored certification course will help you to develop skills for leading any group in an exciting safe routine. Lectures will cover the essentials of group exercise history, music, choreography, safety techniques, as well as basic applied science specifically relating to group strength, cardiovascular, muscular, and flexibility. Practical labs will expand into skill development learning activities for functional training, sports conditioning, circuit, boot camp, dance, step, kickboxing and equipment-based class techniques. A mind body class overview in Yoga & Pilates will cap it off so you can incorporate this knowledge into sections of your classes. The national exams for the certification credential is included online with this program. (32 Hours)

Special Note:  Successful completion of the course activities and online exam will get you a Certificate of Completion.  Passing the national exams at your college will get you a Level 1 Certified Personal Trainer credential.

 NCHCP-CS098-01 / cost: $ 791

Dates  open enrollment         Time 10:00am-5:00pm

Sessions   6            Instructor  WITS

Day SA               NOTES  Bonus Optional Lab w/ GOLD or BYE weekend –TBD
National Exam Date – TBD




Teacher mentored self-paced online certification:

This ALL online certification class is for health and fitness professionals, occupational therapists, LPN’s and others wanting to gain knowledge, training, and competency to work with senior adults.  We will teach you how to assess fitness levels, design fitness programs and provide motivating exercise instruction. This course is a great addition to your knowledge base and allows you the opportunity to learn the proper exercise techniques, stretching, programming and safety needed for older adult clients. The population of individuals 65 and older is increasing rapidly. This presents the professional trainer with multiple opportunities to work with clients as they age.  (20-hour course with an online exam)

 Open enrollment during the semester.

 NCHCP-CS099-01 / cost: $499

 Dates  Open Enrollment

 Sessions 6          Instructor  WITS



Teacher mentored self-paced online certification:

This unique Lifestyle Wellness Coaching Certification course will show your client that providing specific insights into their individual wellness is just as vital to their long-term success as creating an exercise program. Our Lifestyle Wellness Coaching course will enable you to communicate, motivate, and support your client IN NEW INNOVATIVE WAYS. This program will help you develop the personal skills you need to lead your clients, while opening new revenue streams outside of just exercise training sessions! Your clients will achieve long-term fitness and lifestyle wellness goals for likely the first time ever.  You will provide your clients with personal awareness techniques that will create new possibilities and help them overcome previous limitations.

 Lifestyle Wellness Coaching Certification includes 12 hours of video instruction, drills and testing.  The W.I.T.S. video lessons will teach you the skills of successful coaching and allow you to practice and build confidence in your coaching relationships as a lifestyle wellness coach.  This is the next level in your professional growth to build your personal business and increase your billable hours. (13 Hour course with an online exam.)

Open enrollment during the semester.

NCHCP-CS100-01 / cost: $499

Dates Open enrollment

Sessions 6        Instructor  WITS



Medical Fitness Specialist Certification

Prerequisite:  Certified Personal Trainer or Related Certification/Degree

Teacher mentored self-paced online certification:

This 30-hour certification (30 CECs) is an advanced certification for fitness professionals and other types of therapists. It is strongly suggested that you have a Certified Personal Trainer certification to take this program.  If you are ready to take the next step in your career and offer new services to a wide variety of clients, then this program will prepare you to succeed. You will learn in this challenging exercise course the core essentials of helping clients with specialized chronic illness.  You will be able to practically apply the knowledge in programming safe and effective workouts. Nothing is more rewarding than working with the medical community to do great things for people with special medical issues. This MFS Level 1 Certification includes a written core exam and a practical case scenario exam to demonstrate operational safe and effective competency.

Course topics include:

  • 15 hours of core knowledge lectures
  • 15 hours of practical skill programming modifications & development.

 Textbook required:
(ISBN-13: 978-1450434140 )ACSM’s Exercise Management for Persons with Chronic Diseases and Disabilities-4th, American College of Sports Medicine Geoffrey Moore J. Larry Durstine Patricia Painter, © 2016

Call 888-330-9487 or visit to order the textbook or check out Amazon textbooks to rent the book.

 NCHCP-CS110-01/ cost: $791

DATES Open Enrollment

SESSIONS 6              INSTRUCTOR      WITS