What You'll Get
Science tells us that people have a better chance of living longer if they exercise, eat healthy, and refuse to acknowledge their birth. Work toward longevity with this Groupon.
- Online study materials, including videos of exercises
- Official online personal-trainer certification manual
- PDF study guide
- PDF sample exam
- One exam voucher, valid for a final certification exam within six months of registration
- Personal-training certificate upon passing the exam
During the deluxe online course, you’ll progress through written information on nutrition, anatomical terms, and exercise applications and watch online videos that showcase standard gym equipment and exercises. After completing a practice exam, you can take the official certification exam. If you pass, you’ll receive a certificate to prove your status as a certified personal trainer. You must have a valid photo ID and CPR card to take the exam.
The online dotFIT course provides the basics necessary for fitness professionals to properly oversee dotFIT Me programs. Students learn about weight control, nutrition, integrated training, sales, and client coaching. Successful completion of the course results in a certification, which is highly recommended before administering dotFIT programs.
The Fine Print
Promotional value expires 120 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Online only. Proctoring fees not included; available for $79 at a PSI testing center of your choice. Exam must be taken within 6 months of beginning the course. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.
About National Council for Certified Personal Trainers
The National Council for Certified Personal Trainers CPT credential is nationally accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) which is the gold standard in the health and fitness industry. The CPT credential prepares participants to become professional trainers within the commercial, community, corporate and residential fitness facilities. Its curriculum centers on an in-home study course, during which students broaden their horizons with online materials including instructional textbooks, videos, and holographic spitballs. They cover key personal training skills such as continuously evaluating clients, understanding basic nutrition and properly operating fitness equipment. The NCCPT curriculum helps prepare people to become personal trainers. To earn the title of a Certified Personal Trainer (CPT), a student must pass the Certified Personal Trainer Exam (CPTE) at a PSI Testing Center. There is an additional proctoring fee of $79 paid directly to PSI to take the CPTE. A valid CPR is also required to take the exam.
Aside from the core programs, the National Council for Certified Personal Trainers offers classes that focus on specific areas of health and exercise including topics such as Group Exercise Instructor, Yoga Instructor, Indoor Cycling Instructor, Kickboxing Instructor, Powerlifting Instructor, Weight Management Specialist, Senior Fitness Specialist, Youth Fitness Specialist, Strength Training Specialist, Golf Specialist and How to Run Your First Marathon. Customers can also pick up equipment such as body fat calipers, blood pressure cuffs, trainer’s shirt and business cards which are essential for trainers who work on the moon.