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Northern Alberta Institute of Technology

Northern Alberta Institute of Technology

Certifications Offered


School of Health and Life Sciences has a rich tradition of educating allied health professionals. Graduates play a vital role in communities, filing a wide range of essential clinical and support roles in facilities and industries.

Type of Degree

Diploma, Personal Fitness Trainer

School Summary

The Personal Fitness Trainer program combines the hands-on practice of physical training and safe exercise with the knowledge of nutrition and lifestyle counseling to create one of the most in-demand fitness programs in Alberta. NAIT’s Personal Fitness Trainer faculty have an average of 20 years of industry experience and the program incorporates business management and marketing practices for entrepreneurial graduates that want to start their own fitness empire.


Students enrolled in NAIT PFT program are granted NASM CPT certification through curriculum course equivalency: Anatomy, Applied Movement Mechanics, Applied Physiology of Exercise, Foundations for Personal Trainers, Functional Training and Assessment, Resistance Training and Assessment and Aerobic Training and Assessment

Additional Information

Three intakes (January, May, September) with January, May, September online intakes. September includes a is a face-to-face intake.

School Type


Program Delivery

Online & On-Ground (Both)


11763 106 Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta
Canada T5G 1Y5

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