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



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



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
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.