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NASM 8-Week Personal Trainer Course

Become a National Academy of Sports Medicine Certified Personal Trainer (NASM-CPT) and become one of the most respected and sought after personal trainers in the fitness industry. NASM has revolutionized the fitness industry with their trademark Optimum Performance Training (OPT) model. NASM Certified Personal Trainers will learn how to maximize client results, create-goal specific training programs, and learn how to establish a dynamic career in fitness.

The NASM Personal Training Course is an eight-week hybrid course that consists of online lectures and in-person labs, where students are provided an opportunity to receive hands-on personal training experience. This course is great for anyone interested in starting or advancing their career in the health or fitness industry, or wanting to learn more about exercise programming.

Course Information

Labs will meet every Tuesday from January 19 through March 22 from 5:15 P.M. – 7:15 P.M. A course syllabus with detailed information will be provided for registrants.

Course materials include:

  • Access to online resources
  • Textbook
  • Practice exam
  • CPT examination enrollment

Registration Information

For questions regarding the Personal Training Certification Course, please contact:

Will Craig
Coordinator, Strength & Conditioning
P: (919) 513-3474

Please visit the Member Services Suite, located in Carmichael Gym, Room 1000 to register for the course.

Space for the personal Trainer Certification Course is limited. Participants must be a full-time student or a Carmichael Complex Member.

Registration Dates

Summer 2016 Registration Dates to be announced soon.


Students Members
$575 $650