Certificate in Personal Trainer/Fitness Instructor
Monroe Community College

Program Details

The online Certificate in Personal Trainer/Fitness Instructor program is designed to prepare students to enter the fitness industry.  This program is ideal for those who desire certification as personal trainers and fitness instructors, or who would like to expand their knowledge and skills in fitness for use with athletic teams, individual, or group client situations, or personal development.  Students learn how to assess fitness and diet, develop individualized progressive fitness programs and plans, communicate with clients, and demonstrate safe and current physical skills.


  • High school transcripts
  • College transcripts (if applicable)
  • New York State residents must have a Certificate of Residence on file in order to receive the resident tuition rate

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education