GILBERT, Ariz.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 30, 2022–
The National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM), the global leader in physical education content and certifications, is expanding its collaboration with one of the nation’s best-known personal training schools, the National Institute of Personal Training (NPTI) to provide more budding personal trainers with a comprehensive, hands-on educational experience.
“NPTI and the NASM team forged this one-of-a-kind program after seeing an opportunity to raise awareness of the importance of quality hands-on instruction to the personal training industry and career paths,” said said Matt Schuster, director of NASM’s B2B academic sales. . “We are thrilled to be able to bring this high-quality learning experience to even more health and fitness professionals.”
Graduates will leave the program with 500 hours of experience – 300 hours of theory in anatomy, physiology, nutrition, program design, business management, etc., plus 200 hours of hands-on training where students will be able to apply almost anything. what they learned in class. This will earn them CPT certification from NASM as well as a personal training diploma from NPTI. Their credentials will also include a special certificate from NASM recognizing completion of the joint course.
“The NPTI and NASM partnership offers aspiring fitness professionals the best of both worlds,” said owner Gene McIlvaine. “Attendees will benefit from comprehensive hands-on training and experience, coupled with NASM’s reputation for science-based strategies and learning innovations.”
The program is now available in 49 states, excluding Florida. Prospective students can apply by phone by calling 1-800-960-6294 or online at www.nationalpti.org/application.
For more information about NASM, visit nasm.org. For more information about NPTI, visit nationalpti.org.
About NASM: National Academy of Sports Medicine is a global leader in physical education content and certifications. Drawing on more than 35 years of expertise, NASM programs create a roadmap for fitness professionals to help their clients achieve better physical and mental performance in athletics and in everyday life. NASM provides an industry-unique training system, with the Optimum Performance Training (OPT™) model, creating robust courses and content based solely on scientific research. NASM has trained more than 1.4 million fitness professionals in more than 100 countries, creating a global space for optimal wellness and fitness. NASM’s Optima Virtual Conference, October 13-15, 2022, is a free event that brings together the best and brightest from the fitness and wellness industry for 3 days of learning, networking and sharing . Learn more at www.nasm.org.
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