For many, fitness and health training sounds like a painful or uncomfortable experience, but for some, the thought of dedicating your career to helping others live healthier, better versions of themselves is as good as it gets.
Not only do great fitness and health trainers need to know what the body needs, how it works, and what a good regimen looks like, they’re able to guide, motivate, and coach their clients to reach their goals. This career involves a very important mix of technical knowledge and soft skills like interpersonal communication, leadership, motivation, and professionalism.
By offering our Fitness and Health Trainer program on-ground, we are able to provide the real advantage of personal training and the benefit of group collaboration.
Your education will go above and beyond just NASM certification preparation, making you a well-rounded fitness and health professional with wide-open growth potential in the industry.
Our dedicated Career Services team is committed to assisting you with job placement through interviewing and resume building workshops.
Get training in core skills of the
fitness industry like:
- Physical Fitness Assessment
- Corrective Exercise Techniques
- Exercise for Injuries
- Biomechanics and Kinesiology
On-Campus Fitness Center
Much of your class time will take place in our on campus exercise facility, which includes standard exercise equipment like treadmills, stationary bikes and ellipticals, an open space for bootcamp and circuit training classes and a mini rock wall.
A Competitive Edge
Our program prepares graduates to take the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) personal trainer certification. Upon completion of exam, graduates will be eligible for advanced certifications such as those in Performance Enhancement and Corrective Exercise.
Notable employers of our graduates include:
Sky Fitness & Wellbeing
ORU Athletic Department
Tulsa Fitness Systems
For detailed tuition information, student outcomes and statistics, view our Gainful Employment Disclosures for Diploma as a Fitness and Health Trainer.
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