Develop knowledge in anatomy, physiology, weight and strength training. Go into business for yourself, work in health clubs or rehab centers or find employment with sports teams.
- Aerobic/ Anaerobic Training
- Health and Fitness
- Health Screening and Evaluation
- Nutrition/ Weight Management
- Exercise Physiology
- Program Design
- Proper Training Techniques
- Special Populations
- Starting and Running a Personal Training Business
Helpful Preparatory Courses
Students must successfully meet the academic and attendance criteria for a two-year Wilson Tech Certificate of Completion, be High School diploma eligible, and pass the following national certification exam: National Council on Strength and Fitness – Pre-Professional Personal Trainer.
About the instructor
Adam Lievre is certified as a strength and conditioning specialist from the National Strength and Conditioning Association. He earned a bachelor’s degree in physical education from Salisbury University (MD) and a master’s degree from Stony Brook. He is also the varsity basketball coach at Shoreham Wading River High School and a personal trainer at the Shoreham Wading River Community Fitness Center.