Choose Between Two Options
$89 for one yoga instructor certification course package ($495 total value)
- Taught by experienced yogi Desiree Bartlett
- Instructional videos on how perform—and teach—yoga poses
- Instructional video of a sample yoga class
- Certified Yoga Instructor Manual (PDF file)
- PDF sample exam
- Final exam
$148 for one deluxe personal-trainer certification course package ($495 value)
* 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
* Nationally accredited 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 nationally accredited certified personal trainer. You must have a valid photo ID and CPR card to take the exam.
National Council for Certified Personal Trainers
The National Council for Certified Personal Trainers offers a program that prepares fitness instructors to become professional trainers within commercial, community, medical, 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 nutrition, and properly operating fitness equipment. The curriculum culminates in an NCCPT exam that transforms students into certified personal trainers once they pass. There is an additional $79 proctoring fee paid to PSI Testing Centers to take the final exam.
Aside from these 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 certification, weight management, kickboxing, and golf fitness. Customers can also pick up equipment such as jump ropes and weight vests, a crucial tool for trainers who work on the moon.