• Academic Programs

    ASFT has partnered with the best personal trainer certification organizations to offer instruction and preparation for students to become a NASM Certified Personal Trainer and/or a PN Level 1 Certified Nutrition Coach.

    NASM Certification Exam

    Personal Fitness Training

    500- Hour Program

    Our 500- hour Personal Fitness Training program teaches 250 hours of classroom instruction and 250 hours of practical, hands-on experience. We have partnered with the National Academy of Sports Medicine to offer instruction and preparation for the NASM- Certified Personal Trainer exam.

    Nutrition Program Certification

    Nutritional Coaching

    50- Hour Program

    Our 50- hour Nutritional Coaching program teaches 20 hours of classroom instruction and 30 hours of practical application through guided coaching. We have partnered with Precision Nutrition to offer PN Level 1 Certification in Nutritional Coaching for the Fitness Professional.

  • Personal Fitness Training

    Preparing graduates that have the education, qualifications, and experience to be valuable assets in the fitness industry

    Education

    500-hour Educational Program

    Our 500- hour educational program in Personal Fitness Training, includes:

    • 250 hours of classroom instruction, and 
    • 250 hours of hands- on experience. 

    Offered as a:

    • Full-time day program completed in 4 months, or 
    • Part-time evening program completed in 8 months.

    Delivering innovate curriculum:

    • We incorporate NASM curriculum to prepare students to take the NASM Certified Personal Trainer exam upon program completion.

    Qualifications

    Graduates will earn

    Upon program completion, our graduates will have earned:

    • Diploma in Personal Fitness Training
    • AHA Adult & Child CPR/AED Certification
    • preparation to pass the NASM- CPT exam, and earn the title of NASM- Certified Personal Trainer
    • and upon passing the exam- NASM Certificate of Academic Distinction

     

    *NASM- CPT exam fees are included in the cost of tuition. Students are eligible to take the exam upon program completion at an outside testing center.

    Experience

    Confidence & Skill Development

    • Students will receive 250 hours of hands-on experience.
    • Each day of academic instruction, half of the time is spent on practical application of the content covered in the classroom. 
    • Students learn from doing through mock client training in various settings from:  1 to 1 PT, small group training, and large group exercise instruction.
    • An educational model that builds student's confidence through skill development in the field.
  • Nutritional Coaching

    Preparing graduates that have the education, qualifications, and experience to be valuable assets in the fitness industry

    Education

    50-Hour Educational Program

    Our 50-hour educational program in Nutritional Coaching includes:

    • 20 hours of classroom instruction, and 
    • 30 hours of practical application. 

    Offered as a:

    • Monday evening program completed in 10 weeks. 

    Delivering innovate curriculum:

    • We incorporate PN curriculum to prepare students to complete and pass the PN Level 1 Certification course upon program completion.

    Qualifications

    Graduates will earn

    Upon program completion, our graduates will have earned:

    • Certificate in Nutritional Coaching
    • PN Level 1 Certification-   GUARANTEED!
    • And continuing education credits. Equivalent values below:

    ACE 2.0 CECs

    ACSM 20 CECs

    NASM 1.9 CEUs

    NSCA 2.0 CEUs

     

    *PN materials and exam fees are included in the cost of tuition.

    Experience

    Confidence & Skill Development

    • Students will receive 30 hours of practice and application.
    • Each day of academic instruction, half of the time is spent on practical application of the content covered in the classroom. 
    • Students learn from doing through mock- client coaching and case study research.
    • An educational model that builds student's confidence through skill development in the field.