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Qualifying veterans may be eligible to use the GI Bill® or VRRAP for the Personal Training Diploma Program. Classes are considered full time. 

“GI Bill®” is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government website at www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.

Become a Personal Trainer in Philadelphia, PA

National Personal Training Institute

Personal Training Certification. Hands on learning.Welcome to the National Personal Training Institute of Philadelphia, PA where you can become a personal trainer and get quality professional development through hands on experience in the gym. Our school is conveniently located at 2381 Philmont Ave Suite 111, Huntingdon Valley, PA just outside of Northeast Philadelphia, with students attending from all over Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware. At the National Personal Training Institute, we will help you build your body and personal training skills while showing you how to build your business as a professional personal training instructor.

We proudly offer the most advanced, state-of the art education for aspiring exercise professionals, wellness coaches, and exercise physiologists. All of our courses are taught in-person (in a classroom & gym) and are thoughtfully crafted to provide the most comprehensive and well-rounded education and training. This is real-world, hands-on learning. Prior experience is not necessary, and we welcome all students with a wide variety of goals and aspirations. Graduates are awarded with a highly regarded, lifelong Diploma in honor of their extensive achievements and new found expertise. Join our community of fitness professionals and be a part of the NPTI family as you pursue a rewarding career in the fitness world.

500 Hour Personal Training Diploma

Personal Trainers in Philadelphia

The NPTI Personal Training Certification Program is a 500-hour (6 month or 12 month) course geared for the ambitious student that seeks to make an impact in their own life, and the lives of others. The course provides 300 in-person classroom hours, and 200 lab hours of actual hands-on experience.

You will be learning from highly skilled and supportive personal fitness training instructors that have years of real-world experience in a wide variety of fitness settings. Over the course of the personal training certification program, you’ll be taught new exercises and exercise techniques in structured workouts designed and overseen by National Personal Training Institute staff members.

In addition, you will learn to design and implement a wide variety of exercise programs based on real-world case scenarios as well as how to incorporate a variety of tools and techniques into your fitness programming. We cover all of the bases from human physiology, anatomy, nutrition and diet to all of the aspects of starting and running your personal fitness business (view course curriculum here.

The National Personal Training Institute has a class schedule to fit your life’s schedule with day, evening and weekend classes available. Not only can you expect flexible payment plans, the National Personal Training Institute in Philadelphia, PA is eligible for the GI Bill(®) for Veterans. For more information on this, go to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs or Call 1-800-960-6294.

Upon graduation, you will be set to start your career as a certified personal trainer with a diploma that is highly respected throughout the fitness and health industry. We can even provide job placement assistance to get you started on the right path to a successful and rewarding career. Our personal trainer job placement program is second to none and we continue to partner with you throughout your career. We have become known throughout Pennsylvania as the staple for creating the most successful personal trainers. Get fit and get started in a new career where you help others achieve fitness and health with an education at the National Personal Training Institute in Philadelphia, PA.

The Personal Training Program includes:

  • Daily lecture in a comfortable classroom setting
  • Daily hands-on application of material in our fitness facility
  • Gym membership
  • NSCA textbook & Study Materials
  • CPR/AED/First Aid seminar/training and Certificate
  • Pennsylvania Department of Education Personal Fitness Training Diploma (Lifelong)
  • Nutrition Certificate
  • Access to in-house guest lectures, seminars, networking events and gym partner field trips (Current students and alumni are always welcome to attend special NPTI events, even after graduation).
  • This course is eligible for Chapters 30, 31, 33, 35, VRRAP, and the MyCAA spousal program.
  • Prospective students can enroll in January, April, July and October

WHY CHOOSE US?

  • Our Diploma in Personal Training is considered by most as a higher and better qualification than a standard personal trainer certification
  • We are the oldest and largest personal training school in North America. You will be recognized across the world and not extremely localized like other colleges
  • The ONLY personal training credential in Pennsylvania Licensed and Regulated by the Department of Education

Trade School Vs. College. How to become a personal trainer.

National Personal Training Institute is Licensed By The Pennsylvania Department of Education.

Online Continuing Education (CEUs) that allow freedom of online, self-paced learning with interactive videos to enhance your learning experience.

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Philadelphia, PA

2381 Philmont Avenue
Suite 111
Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006

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