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Personal Trainer Training Scholarship

Personal Trainer Training Scholarship

Personal Trainer Training Scholarship

This program is not currently enrolling students. 

Come join this fun profession and be a part of what Fortune Magazine and name as the fourth hottest job in the U.S. Employers like 24-Hour Fitness, LA Fitness, and Gold's Gyms are just a few of the club groups that seek out our graduates. Whether a career move or for your own personal knowledge, get all the information you need to become a Certified Personal Trainer. This challenging course is taught over an 8-week period for better retention and skill competency. The National Exam is held on the ninth week. This course is formatted as a 62-hour program and is comprised of 16 hours of lecture, 16 hours of hands-on practical training, and a 30-hour internship that networks many graduates right into the job market. The course prepares you for success covering key topics that lead to success.

Topics include:

  • Biomechanics 
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Fitness Testing 
  • Equipment Usage
  • Health Assessment

Course Requirements:

  • CPR/AED is needed to receive the certification
  • 30-hour Internship

Applicants must complete the following: 

  • Complete the scholarship application
  • Upload ALL required documentation
  • Applicants MUST complete the WorkKeys Assessment prior to registering for courses

Details about the scholarship process:

  • Documentation can be securely uploaded through the application link
  • Scholarships take approximately two weeks for approval
  • Scholarships may cover all or part of the program cost 
Are you ready to start the scholarship application process? 

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Scholarships are made available through the following grant program:

Maryland Workforce Development Sequence Scholarships

The Workforce Development Sequence Scholarship available through the Maryland Higher Education Commission (MHEC) is designed to provide all or partial financial assistance to students interested in registering for approved non-credit certification programs that lead to employment or licensure.