Certifications

Become a Fitness Leader


ACE Group Fitness Instructor

Become a nationally-certified group fitness instructor with the skills and knowledge to safely and effectively lead others through group fitness classes.

Fall 2019 Course Information

Course kickoff will be Saturday, September 7 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. This course meets on Wednesdays beginning September 11 – October 16 from 5:15 – 7:15 p.m.

Course includes:

  • ACE Group Fitness Instructor Certification Exam
  • ACE Group Fitness Instructor Handbook
  • ACE Digital Classroom
  • Full access to the ACE Resource Center

Registration Dates

Registration OpensRegistration Closes
Monday, July 1Tuesday, September 10

Rates

StudentsMembers
$345$375

NASM Personal Trainer

Gain the knowledge and training experience needed to obtain your personal training certification through one of the most respected and sought-after organizations in the fitness industry.

Fall 2019 Course Information

The course meets every Tuesday from 5:15 – 7:15 p.m., September 10 – October 29, 2019.

Course includes:

  • Access to online resources
  • Textbook
  • Practice exam
  • CPT exam enrollment

Registration Dates

Registration OpensRegistration Closes
Monday, July 1Tuesday, September 3

Rates

StudentsMembers
$575$650

Registration Information

Please visit the member services to register for the course. Space is limited. For questions about our fitness certification courses, please contact:

Coordinator, Fitness
wellrec-fitness@ncsu.edu
P: (919) 515-7529

Effective April 1, 2019

Employees and their household members with an active payroll deduction membership are eligible to use payroll deduction as a form of payment for this certification. Monthly deductions can be made in 1 to 3 installments based on the member’s preference. The total amount deducted will be equal to the advertised member rate. Visit the Member Services Suite for program registration.


External Certifications

We host a variety of nationally recognized fitness workshops and certifications to help foster the growth and development of those within the fitness community. All external certifications are managed by third-party organizations and questions are best addressed directly with each organization.