Personal Fitness Trainer

Program Information

Field of Study:Health and Physical Education, General
Description:A trend toward healthier lifestyles and personalized fitness solutions has created a growing demand for qualified personal fitness trainers. Many fitness and recreation facilities are hiring personal fitness trainers to enhance the service they offer to clients. There are also many entrepreneurial opportunities for personal fitness trainers to establish their own client base.

The Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology has approved NAIT to offer courses and examine candidates for the nationally recognized CSEP-CPT certification. The National Strength and Conditioning Association also officially recognizes NAIT's Personal Fitness Trainer program.
URL:Personal Fitness Trainer at NAIT
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $4,146

Admission Requirements


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Biology 
  •  Grade11 Applied Mathematics  or  Grade11 Pure Mathematics 

Chemistry 30 and Physical Education 30 are strongly recommended.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on July 22, 2015