Grande Prairie Regional College

Personal Trainer Diploma

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Program Information

School:Grande Prairie Regional College
Field of Study:Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
Office Management and Supervision
Description:The Personal Trainer program provides hands-on experience and specialized personal trainer knowledge you need to become a certified personal trainer able to sustain a lucrative personal trainer career. Students will receive specialized training in one or more certifications, and be given the opportunity to gain valuable experience by completing a supervised practicum in this growing industry. The curriculum is rich with courses geared specifically toward preparing students to be very knowledgeable about the fitness industry and very competent in their personal skills. Students will not be required to repeat any training for which they have current certification.

The diploma program incorporates both theory and practical components. The theory courses, many of which are university transferable, provide the student with the background information necessary to understand the structure and function of the human body and its adaptations to exercise. The practicums provide an opportunity for students to develop the skills required to assess individual physical fitness levels, to formulate and deliver appropriate fitness programs, and to network with businesses in the local fitness community.
URL:Personal Trainer Diploma at Grande Prairie Regional College
Course Based:Yes
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $3,479

Health, dental, books and supplies will cost extra.
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* 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 August 09, 2016