Fitness Education

Personal Trainer AAAI/ISMA certification courses are valid in every state and is recognized in nine countries. AAAI/ISMA CECs will be awarded upon successful completion of the workshop, along with certification, which is valid for two years.

The Personal Fitness Trainer Certification Phase 1 course, taught in partnership with the American Aerobic Association International/International Sports Medicine Association, covers the essentials and fundamentals of applied exercise science related to personal fitness training of healthy populations. Safety, exercise physiology, assessment, nutrition basics, exercise concepts and principles, program design, and proper biomechanics are taught and emphasized throughout the course. An introductory study into anatomy, muscle physiology, cardiovascular physiology, kinesiology, client evaluation, program design, and the tools necessary to start your career will be covered.

You will take your certification exam at the end of the day. Recommended (but not required) manuals can be purchased directly through the AAAI/ISMA website: https://aaai-ismafitness.com/product/bonus-buy/

FTNS-103 (8 hours)
Fee: $129

  • Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus
    Saturday, October 16, 10 a.m.-6 p.m

The Sports Nutrition Certification taught in partnership with the American Aerobic Association
International/International Sports Medicine Association, is designed to help people understand basic
and advanced nutrition concepts and equip them with the tools needed to discuss this information with
others. Upon successful completion of the class portion of the course, people should be able to:

  • Understand the roles proteins, fats and carbohydrates play in the body
  • Discuss how proteins, fats, and carbohydrates influence exercise
  • Understand and discuss the role of vitamins and minerals in the body
  • Discuss vitamins and minerals as they relate to exercise performance
  • Understand how to read food labels
  • Be able to discuss pro/con research for various dietary supplements
  • Be able to sort fact from fiction with respect to dietary supplements
  • Recognize side effects of dietary supplements

The goal of the AAAI/ISMA Sports Nutrition program is to expand the knowledge and understanding of
fitness professionals and the general public.

Learn the basics of Macronutrients (Carbohydrates, Proteins, and Fats) and micronutrients (vitamins,
minerals, and water) while learning how to better educate clients on how to improve their health
through nutrition.

You will take your certification exam at the end of the day. Recommended (but not required) manuals can be purchased directly through the AAAI/ISMA website: https://aaai-ismafitness.com/product/nutrition-essentials/

FTNS-104 (8 hours)
Fee: $129

Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus
Saturday, November 13, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

AAAI/ISMA certification courses are valid in every state and are recognized in nine countries. AAAI/ISMA CECs will be awarded upon successful completion of the workshop, along with certification, which is valid for two years. For more information about AAAI/ISMA certifications, please visit https://aaai-ismafitness.com/ or call (609) 397-2139.

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Hours of Operation

Regular Business Hours:

Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Closed Saturday and Sunday

 

Summer Hours:

Monday through Thursday, 9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. 
Closed Friday, Saturday, and Sunday