Personal Training Certification ‹ Fitness & Recreation Center ‹ Boston University

FitRec’s Covid-19 policies will continue to be reviewed and updated on an ongoing basis and are subject to change. View the latest information here.

Are you motivated and passionate about health and fitness? Boston University’s FitRec offers a semester-long course that prepares students to take and pass the nationally accredited Personal Training Certification exam and become Fitness Instructors and Personal Trainers. The course includes practical and theoretical seminars in basic anatomy and exercise physiology, fitness evaluation, training, program design, nutrition, teaching methods, and safety issues. Offered in the fall and spring.

We are offering two sections of our Personal Training Certification Prep course. Pay your PDP fee here.

Train to be a Strength and Conditioning Coach

Are you motivated and passionate about health and fitness? FitRec offers a semester-long course that prepares individuals to take the National Strength and Conditioning Association, Certified Strength and Conditioning Coach (CSCS). You will learn how to apply scientific knowledge to train athletes for the primary goal of improving athletic performance. The course includes practical and theoretical seminars in anatomy, exercise physiology, athletic testing, advance strength training principles, sports nutrition, and injury prevention.

Register Here