Personal Training Institute of America


Certification Information

***Our Certification includes a MANDATORY 2 Day Intensive Hands-On training***

Complete your certification anywhere from one to six months (maximum). Requirements: Pass Hands-On Portion, Pass Written Test, Complete 10 Internship Hours, CPR/AED Training.


2 Day Intensive Weekend Personal Trainer Certification Course:

Our 2 day Intensive program supplements the home-study portion of your program by allowing you to learn and practice client/trainer roles, as well as the experience of bringing a client from intake through implementation of their program. This program will includes more than 16 hours of lecture, demonstrations and practical hands-on application. Both days include Classroom training & Hands-On in the gym.

Some of what you'll learn includes:

* Client Consultation & Assessments
* Basic Anatomy & Physiology
* Program Design & Implementation
* Injury Prevention & Medical Considerations
* Nutrition Fundamentals
* Weight Loss Information
* Goal Setting & Motivation
* Case Study Practice & Client Role Playing
* Practical Training In The Gym
* Much, much more...

PTIA certified personal trainers are better prepared for the real world by being exposed to hands-on training by experienced trainers and instructors... not just a textbook and an online exam. You'll learn everything you need to know before you hit the gym floor.