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 Personal Fitness Trainer Certification

NWTC and WITS (World Instructor Training Schools) partnership

Become certified as a personal fitness trainer and be a part of what ABC calls one of the hottest jobs in the U.S.

  • Challenging course
  • Taught in 9 weeks for better retention and skill competency
  • National Exam is held on the 9th week
  • 15 hours of lecture, 15 hours of practical training, plus a 30-hour internship

Upon completion you will become a WITS Certified Personal Trainer

Course  Details:

Dates: Saturdays, Sept. 19 - Nov. 14

Time: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

 Cost: $750 plus required textbook. 

Textbook can be purchased in the NWTC bookstore

 Registration Information: 

Students MUST register for BOTH of the following classes:

Note: CPR/AED is needed to receive the certificate. Students must register separately for the CPR/AED courses at a separate cost. A schedule of these courses can be found on the NWTC website by clicking on FIND a CLASS.

TO REGISTER: Call (920) 498-5444 or register online


For questions or more information:

 Christine Schillinger, Continuing Education Coordinator

1-800-422-NWTC, ext. 6876 or direct at 920-498-6876




WITS is the only major certifying body in the U.S. providing comprehensive practical training and internship components. WITS is an approved CEU provider for the Board of Certification for Athletic Trainers (BOC), the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB), Veterans Training and Education, the International Association of Continuing Education and Training (IACET). The American Council on Education has recommended college credits for this course.