Certifications


ACE Group Fitness Instructor

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

Course Information

Course meets every Wednesday from 5:45 – 8:00 p.m., February 6 – March 20, 2019.

Course includes:

  • ACE Group Fitness Instructor Certification Exam
  • ACE Group Fitness Instructor Handbook
  • ACE Digital Classroom (chapter reviews, quizzes, videos, webinars, exam review)
  • Full access to the ACE Resource Center
  • Weekly lab sessions

Registration Information

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

Coordinator, Fitness
rec-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.

Registration Dates

Rate

Students Members
$345 $375

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NASM 8-Week Personal Trainer Course

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.


Summer 2019 Course Information

Course meets every Tuesday from 5:15 – 7:15 p.m., May 28 – July 16, 2019.

Course includes:

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

Registration Information

Please visit member services to register for the course. Space is limited. For questions regarding the personal training certification course, please contact:

Coordinator, Fitness

rec-fitness@ncsu.edu
P: (919) 513-8133

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.

Registration Dates

Registration Opens Registration Closes
Friday, March 15, 2019 Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Rates

Students Members
$575 $650

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. Please see below for a list of upcoming external certifications offered.