Our Certified Personal Trainer course is a hands-on, entry-level course and/or online course; geared toward developing a solid foundation for a health and fitness career as a fitness instructor. For over 25 years, NSPA has been dedicated to teaching a high quality, hands-on personal trainer certification. Come take our course and know you got the training you need to get a job and to be ready to work with clients. Sign-up today!

NSPA 2-Day Certified Personal Trainer Course


Class rescheduling to June 2024

please contact: Coach Edge 



*Includes online course and exam, electronic manual.

Register HERE!

Online 6-Week Course

Dates: TBD
Time: TBD

This is 6 week course that meets on Thursday nights for 6 weeks. The last meeting of this course will include the NSPA CPT Exam.


Who should take this course?

  • Present and aspiring Personal Trainers

  • Those interested in a possible career change to the health/fitness industry

  • Recreational athletes

  • Coaches

  • General fitness enthusiasts

Course Highlights

  • Muscle Function and Awareness/Basic Physiology

  • Reaching Your Potential as an Instructor

  • Physical Assessments – Lecture and Application

  • Principles of Training

  • Developing a Fitness Program

  • Aerobic Exercise Prescription

  • Strength Training/Proper Technique and Spotting

  • Flexibility Techniques

  • Nutritional Guidelines


Cancellation of a Certification Course can be made 3 days prior to the event .   Email nspa@nspainc.com.  Less than 3 days before , there is a cancellation fee equal to 20% of the course fee. Or you can keep a credit on file to move into the next course or take our online course. There is no refund after the course begins.

NSPA reserves the right to cancel/postpone courses at our own discretion.