AAPT’s
ONLINE CPT
COURSE

Want to become a certified Personal Trainer in an interactive environment but can’t attend classes in-person? If you answered yes, then this is the course for you! Join AAPT for our 8-Week live instructor-led Personal Training certification course. Interact with fellow students, ask questions, and receive instructor feedback in real time.

 Who Will Benefit 

ASPIRING TRAINERS

Do you want to become a certified Personal Trainer but can’t attend our course in-person? We’ve got you covered! Learn our exercise science based-curriculum and connect with fellow students studying to become a certified Personal Trainer.

INTERACTIVE LEARNERS

Studying for a certification exam on your own can be difficult. With AAPT, you’ll have the ability to gain feedback, ask questions, network with fellow students, and connect in real time with your instructor.

STUDENTS SEEKING JOB PLACEMENT

AAPT has a large network of students and graduates! Become certified with AAPT and receive career resources as well as monthly job postings. 100% NASM pass rate!

 Schedules 

Spring 2022

Length: 8 Weeks

Course Dates: 04/11/2022- 06/01/2022

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday

6:00pm – 8:30pm

Cost (NASM Exam Not Included): 1,999.00

Cost (NASM Exam Included): 2,299.00

*Recommended 

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Summer 2022

Length: 8 Weeks

Course Dates: 06/21/2022- 08/11/2022

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

6:00pm – 8:30pm

Cost (NASM Exam Not Included): 1,999.00  1,699.00

Cost (NASM Exam Included): 2,299.00  1,999.00

*Recommended 

Memorial Day Weekend Sale!

Take $300 Off Tuition when you enroll by June 3rd, 2022!

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 What You'll Learn 

Foundations of Exercise Science

Our streamlined curriculum focuses on the key components of the fitness industry, therefore enabling the student to feel more comfortable entering a Personal Training career.

MOVEMENT AND PROGRAMMING

Focus on upper body, lower body, and core movements. Learn beginner to more complex programming for cardio, strength, fat loss, flexibility, nutrition, and more!

INDUSTRY GUIDANCE

Receive up-to-date information about the Personal Training industry and interact with our AAPT network. Build connections with fellow students and become not only certified, but educated!

 About the Instructors 

Mark Samara

Background Education:
Bachelor of Science, Philosophy
University of Massachusetts
Amherst, Massachusetts

Credentials:
NASM-CPT
National Academy of Sports Medicine Certified Personal Trainer

Nutrition: Nutrient Timing for Peak Performance
Skolnik

CPR/AED Certification
American Heart Association

Shodan
Myofu An School of Bujutsu

MA-DPL Approved Instructor
Massachusetts Division of Professional Licensure

Ted Bertini

Background Education:
Master of Science, Clinical Exercise Physiology
Northeastern University
Boston, Massachusetts

Bachelor of Science, Health Education
University of Lowell
Lowell, MA

Credentials:
NASM-CPT
National Academy of Sports Medicine Certified Personal Trainer

YMCA Certifications/Credentials
Principles of Strength & Conditioning Instructor
Personal Trainer
Personal Fitness Director
Strength Training Instructor
Healthy Back Instructor

AHA-CPR/AED Instructor Certification
American Heart Association
BPI for Health Care Providers

MA-DPL Approved Instructor
Massachusetts Division of Professional Licensure

 What You'll Receive 

AAPT Certificate of Completion

Set yourself apart! Build the foundation of your education with AAPT.

Confidence, Knowledge, and Networking

Make connections, ask questions, gain confidence in your future profession, and feel comfortable entering the Health & Fitness industry!

NCCA Accredited Certificate

100% NASM Pass Rate.

 Course Curriculum 

Subject
Hours
Intro to Health & Fitness: Kinesiology/Exercise
2.5
Business of PT: Kinesiology/Exercise
2.5
Lifestyle and Coaching: Kinesiology/Exercise
5
Upper Body Exercises: Kinesiology
5
Lower Body Exercises: Kinesiology
5
Gross Anatomy: Core Movements
5
Muscle Physiology: BioMechanics
5
Baseline Measurements
2.5
Posture and Movement
3
Nervous System and Flexibility
3
Cardiovascular System
3
Program Design: Cardiovascular
3
Program Design: Strength
3
Resistance Training: OPT Model
4
Program Design: Paradigms
2.5
Program Enhancement
3
Nutrition: Overview - Lifestyle and Habits
3
Course Review
2.5
Exam
2.5
Total
60
NASM
Department of Education
Precision Nutrition