If you are interested becoming a nationally certified personal trainer through ACSM you can attend a December workshop held here at the Pennington Student Activity Center. This training is different from Recreational Sports and Wellness’ in house certification program.
ACSM offers a 3-day and a 1-day training:
3 Day Workshop– Cost $375.00
Friday, April 19, 2013: 1:00pm-9:30pm
Saturday, April 20th, 2013: 8:00am-5:30pm
Sunday, April 21st, 2013: 9:00am-4:00pm
1 Day Workshop-$129
April 21, 2013, 2012: 9:00am-4:00pm
*Bring a light jacket or sweatshirt as the temperature of the building fluctuates
- Click on “Click here to view all upcoming ACSM Wokshops and Webinars”
- Scroll down to “Certified Personal Trainer Workshop” and select Southeastern Louisiana University
It is highly recommended by ACSM to get the following Study Materials:
- ACSM’s Resources for the Personal Trainer, 3rd Edition
- ACSM’s Guidelines for Testing and Prescription, 8th Edition
- ACSM’s Certification Review, 3rd Edition
You can purchase them from the publisher, LWW, by calling 1-800-486-5643, or by going to the link on the website’s page to the online LWW store.