Wexford University to Offer New Personal Trainer Certification with Emphasis in Sports Performance in 2014

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On Jan. 1, 2014, Wexford University will launch a new personal trainer certification with an emphasis in sports performance. The self-directed online program complements the online university’s health, fitness, nutrition and wellness programs.

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Wexford University Online Personal Trainer Certification

This is the only personal trainer certification to offer an emphasis in sports performance and entrepreneurship.

Starting the New Year off on the right foot, Wexford University, the online university offering associates through doctoral degrees in health, wellness and nutrition fields, will add an online personal trainer certification with an emphasis in sports performance, the only one of its kind.

The Wexford University Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) self-directed online training program offers students the option to learn at home on a flexible schedule. It includes an online certification exam, more than 50 hours of lectures, presentations and training videos, a comprehensive sports performance module, plus business, marketing and career modules.

“A new year is the perfect time to create a resolution that focuses on health and wellness. If you are interested in working in the lucrative and growing field of personal training, our new certified personal trainer program offers flexibility, convenience and the credentials of an esteemed university,” said Jack Bauerle, Chancellor of Wexford University. “Our new personal trainer certification is also a great complement to any of our online degrees in health, fitness, sport psychology and nutrition.”

The Wexford University Certified Personal Trainer training prepares students to successfully train a wide range of clients, offers direct, real-world application, and is the only personal trainer certification with a sports performance emphasis. The Wexford University Personal Trainer Certification is approved and licensed by the state of California and can be used in any state in the United States and throughout the world. Further, it is approved for continuing education credits from the National Exercise & Sports Trainers Association, the Spencer Institute, the Mixed Martial Arts Conditioning Association, the International Triathlon Coaching Association, the National Academy of Sports Medicine, the International Sports Science Association and the National Strength & Conditioning Association.

“You can realize your new year’s resolutions in just a few weeks and learn how to earn a significant income with our comprehensive business, marketing and career mastery modules,” Bauerle added.

Applicants can learn more about the new personal trainer certification at http://wexford.edu/personaltrainercertification/.

About Wexford University
Wexford University is dedicated to providing world-class education through cutting-edge technology, offering direct application degree programs in an accelerated format with 100 percent online learning to save time and money. Programs include an associate of arts degree in Fitness Training, bachelor’s degree in Health and Fitness, master’s degree in Nutrition and Exercise as well as master’s degree and doctorate degree in Applied Sport Psychology. Wexford University is the higher education division of NESTA (National Exercise & Sports Trainers Association). For more information, please visit http://wexford.edu/.

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