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Personal Trainer 

Commit to a fitness career at PCI

As fitness trends continue to spread and more Americans become dedicated to living healthy lives, the fitness industry will need skilled professionals dedicated to helping others reach their potential. At our personal trainer school in Kansas City, you can prepare to meet this need and turn your passion for health and fitness into a career.

Work toward a personal trainer certification at PCI. In our Personal Trainer certificate program, you’ll study anatomy, physiology, nutrition, exercise assessment, developing fitness and nutrition plans, and more. We can also help you prepare for a wide range of personal training jobs with courses that build professional skills, including using Microsoft Office applications to process payments, develop workout plans and more.

Program Highlights

  • Personal trainer boot camp - Students in our Personal Trainer program have the chance to complete a week-long boot camp at the Professional Fitness Institute, a division of Pinnacle Career Institute. Guest instructors at the boot camp include rising and established fitness professionals, award-winning athletes and bodybuilders, personal trainers, conditioning specialists, yoga instructors, and other fitness experts.
  • Become a certified personal trainer - During boot camp, you can take the American Council on Exercise® (ACE) certified personal trainer exam. If you decide to go on and pursue an Associate of Occupational Studies degree at PCI , you can also take the National Strength and Conditioning Association NSCA-CPT® exam. 
  • Multitude of opportunities - With the knowledge you gain at PCI, you can be prepared to seek a variety of fitness jobs in settings like country clubs, recreation centers, health clubs, hospitals, resorts and spas. If you’re the entrepreneurial type, you could even start your own personal training business.

PCI Benefits

Whether you want to study on campus or online, you can work toward personal training certification in Kansas City at PCI. After graduation, we offer career support to our students. We can help you be prepared to seek job opportunities in your new career.

Pinnacle Career Institute is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS). Financial aid is available to those who qualify, so contact us today to get started.