Personal Fitness Trainer
Recognized by the Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology (CSEP), the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA), and the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) this program provides theoretical knowledge and practical skills in anatomy, physiology, nutrition, movement mechanics and injury prevention, principles and methods of physical training and safe exercise, health promotion and lifestyle counselling, and communication and leadership; business management and marketing practices.
NAIT’s Personal Fitness Training (PFT) diploma program embodies flexible learning pathways. Students may choose from in-class and online courses and may enroll as a part-time, full-time or Open Studies student.
Application Deadline (Spring 2019): May 06, 2019
Application Deadline (Fall 2019): September 03, 2019
Application Deadline (Winter 2020): January 06, 2020
Graduates begin or advance careers in private fitness centres and public recreation facilities, or as entrepreneurs with their own personal training business.
Grad Employment Rate
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Median Starting Salary
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Tuition & Fees (Cost per semester)
Cost Per Credit: $145
Tuition Cap: $1,883